"The Festive Season" from London Citadel

The London Citadel Band (Bandmaster John Lam) of the Salvation Army (Canada) has released a new disc of Christmas music, featuring trombone soloist Andrew Poirier. New music from two members of the band, Noel Brooks and Craig Woodland, is also included. Entitled The Festive Season, the recording is priced at $20 CDN (plus shipping) and can be ordered via email to Alan Bolam or via telephone to the London Citadel corps offices at 519.472.2500.

Tracks on the new disc include:

  1. Intrada on “Regent Square” (Kenneth Downie)
  2. The Bells of Christmas (Stephen Bulla)
  3. The Festive Season (Morley Calvert)
  4. Do You Hear What I Hear? (Noel Brooks) – Andrew Poirier
  5. In a Manger (Craig Woodland)
  6. Il Est Ne (Kevin Norbury)
  7. Chestnuts (William Himes)
  8. See, Amid the Winter's Snow
  9. A Christmas Overture (Roland Kernan)
  10. Born for You (Noel Brooks)
  11. Variations on a German Carol (James Curnow)
  12. March from “The Nutcracker” (Tchaikovsky, arr. Keith Wilkinson)
  13. Trepak from “The Nutcracker” (Tchaikovsky, arr. Keith Wilkinson)
  14. Mid-Winter (Stephen Bulla)
  15. A Carol Fantasy (Eric Ball)
  16. Troika from “Lt. Kije” (Prokofiev, arr. Andrew Blyth)
  17. Gesu Bambino (Thomas Mack)
  18. Silent Night (Barrie Gott) – Andrew Poirier
  19. A Christmas Festival (William Gordon)

London Citadel Band web site