America the Beautiful - The Boston Pops Orchestra/John Williams
Track Listing
  1. Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3
  2. American Salute, for orchestra
  3. America the Beautiful (original title "Materna")
  4. This Land Is Your Land
  5. Hoe-Down
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  1. Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3
  2. American Salute, for orchestra
  3. America the Beautiful (original title "Materna")
  4. This Land Is Your Land
  5. Hoe-Down
  6. The Battle Hymn of the Republic ("Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory," words by
  7. Prayer of Thanksgiving
  8. The Entertainer, for piano
  9. Alexander's Ragtime Band, song
  10. Strike Up the Band, song (from Strike Up The Band; both versions)
  11. 76 Trombones
  12. When the Saints Go Marching In
  13. The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band
  14. America, the Dream Goes On, for voice, chorus & orchestra
  15. Variations on "America", arrangement for orchestra or band (after Charl
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America the Beautiful is a collection of "typically American" songs performed by the Boston Pops Orchestra. Only a few selections are overtly patriotic ("American Salute (When Johnny Comes Marching Home)," "Battle Hymn of the Republic," and the title track); the main focus of the program is on quintessentially American composers such as Aaron Copland ("Fanfare for the Common Man," "Hoedown"), George Gershwin ("Strike Up the Band"), John Phillip Sousa ("The Stars and Stripes Forever"), Irving Berlin ("Alexander's Ragtime ...

America the Beautiful 1996, Philips

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America the Beautiful 1996, Polygram

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