The Bandsman’s Tale


SKU: ECB17 Category:


The title of this CD is taken from the music of the same name by Elgar Howarth and this is believed to be the first recording of this piece by a Salvation Army band. The three major items on this CD are introduced by Retired General Shaw Clifton, former Commanding Officer at Enfield and great friend of the band. His insightful comments add significantly to the impact of the music on this ground breaking recording.

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  • Rosehill
  • Pie Jesu
    Soprano and Flugel soloists: Tim Buckle and Malcolm Hynd
  • The Bandsman’s Tale
  • When I Remember
    Cornet soloist: Maurice Patterson
  • Lament from Stabat Mater
    Euphonium soloist: Paul Baker
  • I will Follow Him
  • Song of the Eternal
  • Just a closer walk
  • In Perfect Peace
  • The Golden Pen
  • Rejoice
    Trombone soloist: Andrew Justice
  • Victorian Snapshots – On Ratcliff Highway
  • A Gaelic Blessing