America's Premier Cornet Soloist
Walking Frog Records. Play Along. CD. Composed 2000. Published by Walking Frog Records (CL.WFR312).
Item Number: CL.WFR312
Leonard B. Smith, Cornet Historical archival collection of recordings by this famed trumpet virtuoso. Starting in 1936 when he became the featured soloist with the famed Goldman Band in New York City, thru the war years when he was the cornet soloist with the US Navy Band and into the 1980's when he was soloist with his own famous Detroit Concert Band, Leonard B. Smith was America's most famous cornet soloist. These recordings trace Smith's soloist career from the very beginning up until his very last recorded performance. A "must" CD for all serious cornet and trumpet teachers and students! My Heaven of Love, Edwin Franko Goldwin Ecstasy, Leonard Smith The Harp of Tara, Walter Rogers Napoli, Herman Bellstedt O Don Fatale, Verdi Spanish Caprice, Leonard Smith Sounds From The Hudson, Herbert Clarke Finale from Haydn Concerto, Haydn Stars in a Velvety Sky, Herbert Clarke Carnival of Venice, Staigers Willow Echoes, Frank Simon La Mandolinata, Hermann Bellstedt Tally Ho, Antonio Barsotti Zelda, Percy Code Venture, Leonard Smith Carnival of Venice, Herbert Clarke Concert Etude, Alexandre Goedicke Post Horn Galop, Bellstedt The Bugler, Goldman My Heaven of Love, Goldman.