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Playlists with tracks by Philip Sparke

Tuesday 13th March 2018
15:00
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'Didn't They Do Well'
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Frank Renton salutes the bands and personalities who achieved success in 2017.

Whitburn Band Angels
Philip Sparke Pantomime
Brass Band Willebroek Conductor Hans Violet Evensong
Eikhanger Bjorsvik Band River Dance
Peter Graham Radio City (1st Movement)
Träd Amazing Grace
Tuesday 23rd January 2018
15:00
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Some great solo playing
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Solos from the top to the bottom of the band as Frank Renton features some great sounds.

George Michael Faith
William Kroll Banjo and Fiddle
Oliver Simon Lights On The Tyne
Philip Sparke Capriccio
William Himes Jubilance
Jonathan Bates A Letter From Home
Friday 21st April 2017
20:00
Young Brass Award Final
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Clare Teal and Frank Renton present our search for the next brass star.

HAMMERSTEIN Ol' Man River
Philip Sparke Year of the Dragon
George Hamilton Green Triplets
Ketleby The Clock with the Dresden Figures
Andrew Baker Kopanitsa
Tuesday 11th April 2017
23:30
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Philip Sparke
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Frank Renton talks to composer Philip Sparke.

Philip Sparke Year Of The Dragon (Finale)
Philip Sparke Victory Fanfare
Philip Sparke The Lad Of The Long White Cloud (Excerpt)
Neal Hefti Li'l Darlin' (part)
Tuesday 14th February 2017
23:30
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Uni Brass
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Frank Renton previews next weekend's Uni Brass competition.

Dmitri Shostakovich Finale From Jazz Suite No.2
Fernie The Lincoln Imp
Gustave Charpentier Prelude to The Te Deum
Thomas Wyss Blue Rondo a la Turk
Philip Sparke Aria
Tuesday 7th February 2017
23:30
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New brass CD releases
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Frank Renton has some recent releases and the classic March from Holst's A Moor Side Suite

Rodgers Surrey With The Fringe on Top
Philip Sparke Song and Dance
George Harrison Something
Camborne Town Band Clog Dance
Gustav Holst March from A Moorside Suite
North Carolina Brass Band Flight
The Melbourne Staff Band of the Salvation Army MSB 125
Thursday 2nd February 2017
19:30
Radio 3 in Concert
Brass Band Festival at the Royal Northern College of Music
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Music from the Brass Band Festival at the Royal Northern College of Music.

Philip Wilby Paganini Variations
Leonard Bernstein Candide Overture
Gustav Holst Capriccio
Hubert Bath Freedom (Brass Band Symphony No 1)
Martin Ellerby Cabaret Concerto
Philip Sparke Raveling, Unraveling
the James Madison University Band Sousa March
Edward Gregson Horn Concerto (Final mvt.)
Elgar Howarth The Bandsman's Tale
Tuesday 17th January 2017
23:30
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Some new CD releases
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Frank Renton with new CDs including the latest from tuba star Les Neish.

James Barnes Yorkshire Ballad
Sir Arthur Sullivan The Yeoman of the Guard
Philip Sparke Of Skies, Rivers Lakes and Mountains
Richard Rock The World of Tomorrow
EDRICH SEIBERT The Rovers Return
EDRICH SEIBERT The Lazy Trumpeter
Tuesday 18th October 2016
23:30
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Iles Medallist Russell Gray
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Iles medallist, conductor and cornet star Russell Gray talks to Frank Renton.

Allan Street Nott'num Town: Goose Fair
Bowman 12th Street Rag
Excelsior Band Baliero
Leonard Bernstein Candide
Philip Sparke Concerto For Cornet And Brass Band (1st Movement)
Tuesday 26th July 2016
23:30
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Philip Harper
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Frank Renton talks to composer, arranger and publisher Philip Harper, conductor of Cory.

Chick Corea La Fiesta
HARPER Lux Aterna
HARPER The Divine Right (opening)
Philip Sparke Harmony Music (part)
Roy Newsome Scenes Du Lac (opening)
Thomas Powell Thundercloud
Tuesday 14th June 2016
23:30
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14/06/2016
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Frank Renton features a new CD by Alison Balsom and Black Dyke Gold Volume V.

Kern The Way You Look Tonight
Goff Richards Exploding Brass
Philip Sparke Cantilena
Reginald Heath Frolic For Trombones
Alexander Goedicke Concert Etude Op 49
Cory Band Salute To Sinatra
Tuesday 12th April 2016
23:30
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Young Brass Award Preview
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Frank Renton looks ahead to the Young Brass Award final.

John Barry Here's To The Heroes
Karl L. King The Melody Shop
MacDermott The African Waltz
Philip Sparke Dundonnell from Hymn To The Highland
Stephen Bulla The Higher Plane
Thursday 10th March 2016
23:00
Young Brass Award Semi-Final
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Coverage as eight young musicians play for a place in the final.

Peter Graham Bravura
Irish Traditional Carrickfergus
Simone Mantia Auld Lang Syne
Hoagy Carmichael Stardust
Henry Mancini Days Of Wine And Roses
Philip Sparke Rhapsody For Baritone
Richard Rock Pixie Dust
Carl Maria von Weber Concertino For French Horn (closing section)
Derek Bourgeois Concerto for Bass Tromone And Band (opening)
Tuesday 4th February 2014
19:30
Radio 3 Live in Concert
BBC Singers: Rossini - Petite Messe Solennelle
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The BBC Singers under Paul Brough perform Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle.

Philip Sparke Variations on an Enigma
Richard Wagner Procession to the Minster (Lohengrin) (arr Howard Snell)
Gioachino Rossini Petite messe solennelle for soloists, chorus, 2 pianos and harmonium
Martin Ellerby Cornet Concerto