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March of the Monarchical Miscellany

By Leland Thomas Faegre


'March of the Monarchical Miscellany'

Description: Andante and majestic, its almost dirge-like introduction gives way to a tempo that establishes the formality of the composition while the arrangements' prominent use of brass, piccolo, bagpipes and snare complete the arrangement of this march of the monarchical miscellany

Story Behind the Music: This composition was another of those conceived in the fertile chapter of my lengthy stay in Ireland. A Royal wedding unfolded across the Irish Sea and its aristocratic pomp and circumstance probably influenced its development.  While living in Ireland in 1986 and into early January of 1987, I had the great fortune of being able to concentrate exclusively on my compositions usually from the ancestral home of my would-be in-laws.  I recorded the ideas to a hand-held cassette that when I returned served as a 'master' until I could record them properly in the emerging digital recording technology.  But this track and others, only collected dust from the shelves of inactivity until the following century as I could not prioritize all of them.  Taxi critiqued the track as follows:


"...stirring, solidly executed theme...It's an excellent, stirring march, well produced and living up to it's fabulous name..."




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  Artist: Leland Thomas Faegre
  Release Date: April 4, 2008
  Genre: New Age
  Styles: World
  Label: On Top Of a Cloud


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"...stirring, solidly executed theme...It's an excellent, stirring march, well produced and living up to it's fabulous name..."

---Taxi, January 21, 2005

"Very good orchestration, scope of this composition here, Leland. Choice of instrumentation; the 'fife' and drum certainly put this in the right direction for a 'patriotic' listing...good job here... cinematic music."

---Taxi, June 28, 2006

"Excellent work...which accurately summon a slightly different flavor that is associated with "military" music.  I found lots to enjoy...the brass chordal writing...keeps its pedal on the gas (that's the headline)! Nice chordal writing and harmonic movement on this piece, which sustains its momentum well."

---Taxi, July 7, 2006



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