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Title The Civil War [sound recording] : its music and its sounds.

Imprint New York, NY : Mercury, p1990.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MD 1860 CW M91CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs (ca. 154 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Mercury living presence
Note Mercury: 432 591-2 (432 592-2--432 593-2).
Band music, bugle calls, songs and battle sounds.
Previously released as analog discs.
Compact discs.
Notes by Frederick Fennell, Harold T. Peterson, and Charles L. Dufour (53 p. : ill., facsims.) inserted in container.
Contents Disc 1. Fort Sumter to Gettysburg. Band music of the Union troops ; Band music of the Confederate troops ; Field music of Union and Confederate troops (Camp, garrison and field calls for fifes and drums ; Cavalry bugle signals) ; The sounds of conflict: Fort Sumter to Gettysburg -- Disc 2. Gettysburg to Appomattox. Band music of the Union troops ; Band music of the Confederate troops ; Field music of Union and Confederate troops (Bugle signals for the service of the skirmishers ; Drum calls ; Camp and field duty calls for the fifes and drums ; The Appomattox bugle) ; Songs of the Union and Confederate soldiers ; Firearms of the Civil War ; The sounds of conflict: Gettysburg to Appomattox.
Performer Martin Gabel, narrator ; reactivated Civil War unit Battery B, 2nd New Jersey Light Artillery ; Eastman Wind Ensemble ; Frederick Fennell, conductor.
Event The music recorded in the Eastman Theatre, Rochester, NY, Dec. 1960 and May 1962; battle sounds and other special effects recorded in Gettysburg, PA, Oct. 1960, and at West Point, NY, Dec. 1960.
Subject Band music.
Bugle-calls -- United States.
Military music -- United States.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sounds.
Added Author Gabel, Martin, 1912-1986- Narrator.
Fennell, Frederick. Conductor.
United States. Army. New Jersey Artillery Regiment, 1st (1861-1865). Battery B.
Eastman Wind Ensemble. Performer.
Standard No. 2894325912
Music No. 432 591-2 Mercury
432 592-2 Mercury
432 593-2 Mercury

 
    
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