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     Eastman-Rochester Pops Orchestra

    This orchestra is an offshoot of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra aka the Eastman-Rochester Orchestra based in New York.  The conductor Frederick Fennell, who was also the founder of the Eastman Wind Ensemble, was the founder, and together they made literally hundreds of recordings including the debut recording of Leroy Anderson's "Song of Jupiter".  Performing many concerts they have backed Lou Rawls in the concert Lou Rawls Sings Sinatra and the Principal Conductor of the Pops Orchestra today is the Rochester Philharmonic's Jeff Tyzik.

     

    Leroy Anderson recordings

    Blue Tango

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Bugler's Holiday

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    A Christmas Festival

    Koch CHD 1531 (CD: Joy to the World - Carols for Orchestra and Chorus)

     

    The First Day of Spring

    Mercury 475 6942 (CD: Frederick Fennell Conducts the Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell 

     

    Forgotten Dreams

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Irish Suite

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Jazz Legato

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    The Minstrel Boy

    Pro-Arte CDD-454 (CD: Classical Jukebox: More Favourites of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Newton Wayland

     

    Pirate Dance

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Plink, Plank, Plunk!

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Promenade

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Sandpaper Ballet

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Pro-Arte CDD-454 (CD: Classical Jukebox: More Favourites of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Erich Kunzel 

     

    Sarabande

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Serenata

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Mercury SACD 475 6942 (CD: Frederick Fennell Conducts the Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell 

     

    Sleigh Ride

    Mercury Living Presence 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Pro Arte 220 (CD: Christmas at the Pops)

    Conductor - Erich Kunzel

     

    Song of Jupiter (George Frederic Handel/Leroy Anderson)

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Summer Skies

    Mercury SACD 475 6942 (CD: Frederick Fennell Conducts the Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell 

     

    The Syncopated Clock

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Pro Arte CDD-454 (CD: Classical Jukebox: More Favourites of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Erich Kunzel

     

    A Trumpeter's Lullaby

    Mercury 434 376-2 (CD: Fennell Conducts the Music Of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    The Typewriter

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Mercury SACD 475 6942 (CD: Frederick Fennell Conducts the Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell 

     

    The Waltzing Cat

    Mercury 432 013-2 (CD: The Music of Leroy Anderson)

    Conductor - Frederick Fennell

     

    Sources:

    1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rochester_Philharmonic_Orchestra
    2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Fennell
    3. http://www.rpo.org/s_1/s_45/Pops_Concerts/
    4. http://artvoice.com/directory/eastman_theatre/2007/2/6
    5. http://www.pbs.org/sleighride/Video&Music/Compositions_SongJupiter.htm

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     



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