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The Odyssey: The Music of Robert W. Smith, Volume 3

Concert Band
Concert Band Recording. CD. Published by Alfred Music (AP.ELM04008CD).

Item Number: AP.ELM04008CD

ISBN 0757936903. The music of Robert W. Smith (featuring The Washington Winds conducted by Edward Petersen).

This exceptional recording features the major symphonic work The Odyssey, Symphony No. 2, and other original concert band compositions by Robert W. Smith, one of the most prolific composers of concert band and orchestral literature in the world today. Performed by the Washington Winds under the direction of Edward Petersen, this recording is representative of the many nuances found within Smith's works that elicits a myriad of emotions while perpetuating his trademark spirit and style. The liner notes contain biographical information about Robert W. Smith, Edward Petersen, and the Washington Winds, in addition to performance notes for each work outlining musical conception and correlative stories. Titles are: The Odyssey, Symphony No. 2 * Morpheus * Kronos * Apollo Fanfare * Chautauqua * The Great Steamboat Race * In a Gentle Rain * To Dance in the Secret Garden * Ireland: Of Legend and Lore * A Nation's Strength.

  • The Odyssey, Symphony No 2 
  • Morpheus 
  • Kronos 
  • Apollo Fanfare 
  • Chautauqua 
  • The Great Steamboat Race 
  • In a Gentle Rain 
  • To Dance in the Secret Garden 
  • IrelandOf Legend and Lore 
  • A Nation's Strength 
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  • 5

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  • 2006-02-14 00:00:00.0 Inspirational

    The music inspired me to go into schooling for music. Kronos was a tremendous piece of work.

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  • 5

    Arlen Hofer
  • 2005-05-12 00:00:00.0 What a great piece of music...

    Great for the aspiring high school band, features great solo pieces for a variety of instruments! beatiful oboe and flute solos.

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