Marine Band educational CD featuring a collection of well-known overtures by several noted composers.

Col. John R. Bourgeois, Director

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1. Antonín Dvoràk/
trans. Herbert L. Clarke
Carneval Overture, Opus 92


2. Richard Wagner/
trans. Mark Hindsley
Overture to The Flying Dutchman  

Hector Berlioz/

trans. F. Ligner

Overture to Benvenuto Cellini


4. Giuseppe Verdi/
trans. Walter Kalischnig
Overture to Il finto Stanislao  
5. Giuseppe Verdi/
trans. John R. Bourgeois
Overture to Giovanna d’Arco


6. Johann Strauss, Jr./
trans. William C. Jolly
Overture to The Gypsy Baron
(click to download sheet music)


7. Sir Arthur Sullivan/
trans. John R. Bourgeois
Overture di Ballo


8. Edouard Lalo/
trans. Lucien Cailliet
Overture to Le Roi d’Ys