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The Beau Hunks Saxophone Quartet - Styles and Chuckles

Styles and Chuckles
3091 952
€ 12,95

The Dutch documentary orchestra The Beau Hunks knows many forms. Initially founded as a 30s big band to perform and revive the Hal Roach Studios music, later on many projects with varying settings followed.One of those settings is ‘The Beau Hunks Saxophone Soctette’: a 13-headed ensemble built aroun...

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The Beau Hunks - On to the Show

On to the Show
3091 592
€ 12,95

Finally available - the Beau Hunks' definite recordings of Leroy Shield's film tunes. The Amsterdam-based "documentary orchestra" The Beau Hunks was originally founded to recreate the toe-tapping melodies from the Hal Roach shorts of the 1930s -- the Laurel & Hardy, Our Gang, Charley Chase, Thelma...

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Metropole Orchestra feat. The Beau Hunks Sextette - The Chesterfield Arrangements

The Chesterfield Arrangements
3090 972
€ 12,95

Arrangements of Raymond Scott`s compositions, originally arranged for and performed by the Paul Whiteman Orchestra. Arrangers include Fred van Eps, Irving Szathmary, Joe Glover, Roy Bargy, Russ Case and Nathan van Cleave. These charts were performed on the Chesterfield series between December 1937 a...

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The Beau Hunks - Manhattan Minuet

Manhattan Minuet
3090 362
€ 12,95

The second collection of the Beau Hunks' faithful recreations of Raymond Scott's "novelty-jazz" pieces. Many of the 14 selections have a semi-classical slant: "Manhattan Minuet," "A Little Bit of Rigoletto," "Moment Musical," "The Quintet Plays Carmen." Transcribed from archive material and recorded...

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The Beau Hunks - Edward McDowell`s Woodland Sketches

Edward McDowell`s Woodland Sketches
3090 382
€ 12,95

Written in 1896 as a collection of mood pieces for the piano, this suite was newly orchestrated by Lucas Asselbergs for woodwinds and strings. This album contains both versions – the chamber music version performed by The Beau Hunks and the piano version played by Guido Nielsen. Produced by Gert-Jan...

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The Beau Hunks - Modern American Music of Ferde Grofe

Modern American Music of Ferde Grofe
3090 832
€ 12,95

Ferde Grofé's unique "symphonic jazz" pieces were written for Paul Whiteman's legendary dance band between 1924 and 1931. Grofé (b. 1892, New York) later re-scored most of these works for symphony orchestra. The original Whiteman versions hadn't been performed since the 1930s. Until now! Grofé joine...

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The Beau Hunks & The Metropole Orchestra - Our Relations

Our Relations
3091 022
€ 12,95

OUR RELATIONSThe Beau Hunks and the Metropole Orchestra Perform Leroy Shield's Original ScoreThis marks the first commercial release of the complete score composed by Leroy Shield for the Laurel and Hardy feature OUR RELATIONS.In 1936, for the Our Relations film project, Shield composed a complete s...

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The Beau Hunks - Play the original Laurel & Hardy Music Vol. 1

Play the original Laurel & Hardy Music Vol. 1
3099 003
€ 12,95

Timeless and toe-tapping tunes by Leroy Shield and Marvin Hatley from the films of the famous comedy team. Lovingly reconstructed and recorded by the Beau Hunks with infectious vivacity. "Uncanny replicas of the originals... a delightful package" (Billboard). Awarded with an Edison in Holland. Also ...

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The Beau Hunks - Play the original Laurel & Hardy Music Vol. 2

Play the original Laurel & Hardy Music Vol. 2
3099 025
€ 12,95

With 50 musical selections of the same high quality as on the first album, with special emphasis on the background melodies by Leroy Shield (1892-1962). Glenn Mitchell (The Laurel & Hardy Encyclopedia): "Volume 2 is actually slightly better; no mean achievement given the excellence of its predecesso...

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The Beau Hunks Saxophone Soctette - Saxophone Soctette

Saxophone Soctette
3090 892
€ 12,95

The Beau Hunks Orchestra continue their crusade to preserve the works of forgotten pioneers of American music. Over the past decade, the versatile Dutch band has released note-perfect renditions of the never-before-commercially-available Hal Roach comedy music (Laurel & Hardy; Little Rascals) of Ler...

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