A Grundman Portrait
Composed by Clare Grundman. Boosey & Hawkes Concert Band. CD only. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48019835).
Item Number: HL.48019835
Clare Grundman (1913-1996) is one of the most influential composers of band and wind ensemble repertoire, with works dating from the 1940s. As a skilled orchestrator and gifted composer, he took a special interest in creating music for school ensembles, and remains one of the most performed band composers today. This collection spans more than four decades of his creative output and includes Kentucky 1800, An Irish Rhapsody, Concord, Little Suite for Band, Fantasy on American Sailing Songs, Hebrides Suite, American Folk Rhapsody No. 1, American Folk Rhapsody No. 2, Little English Suite, The Blue and the Gray and Two Moods.
Recorded by the Midwest Winds – Michael Sweeney, conductor