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Johan de Meij / Jerry Bilik, Koninklijke Militaire Kapel, Pierre Kuijpers - The Lord Of The Rings Album
Performer: Johan de Meij / Jerry Bilik, Koninklijke Militaire Kapel, Pierre Kuijpers
Title: The Lord Of The Rings
Style: Modern, Contemporary
Year 1989
Country Netherlands
Label Not On Label (Koninklijke Militaire Kapel Self-released)
Catalog Number KMK 001
Genre: Classical
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 058
MP3 size: 2740 mb
FLAC size: 2249 mb
WMA size: 2495 mb
Record From: CD, Album

Johan de Meij / Jerry Bilik, Koninklijke Militaire Kapel, Pierre Kuijpers - The Lord Of The Rings Album


1Symphony For Band
Composed By – Jerry H. Bilik
2II "Lotlórien" (The Elvenwood)7:39
3I "Gandalf" (The Wizard)6:25
4I Allegro Vivace4:47
5III Andante Maestoso, Allegro Ritmico5:34
6V "Hobbits"9:33
7II Andante6:17
8IV "Journey In The Dark" a. "The Mines Of Moria" b. "The Bridge Of Khazad-Dûm"8:59
9III "Gollum" (Sméagol)
Soloist, Soprano Saxophone – Johan van der LindenSoloist, Trombone – Gert Bloemen
10Symphony Nr. 1 "The Lord Of The Rings"
Composed By – Johan de Meij


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
OTR C18924Johan de Meij / Jerry Bilik, Dutch Royal Military Band, Pierre Kuijpers Johan de Meij / Jerry Bilik, Dutch Royal Military Band, Pierre Kuijpers - The Lord Of The Rings ‎(CD, Album)OttavoOTR C18924Germany1989


  • ConductorPierre Kuijpers
  • Design [Cover Design]Jennifer Jansen
  • Liner Notes [J.R.R. Tolkien: Creator Of Middle-Earth]René van Rossenberg
  • Liner Notes [Translated By]Henk Oenema, Max Schuchart
  • OrchestraKoninklijke Militaire Kapel
  • Photography ByAVDKL, Josje Janse
  • ProducerKMK
  • Recorded By [Digital Recording], Edited By [Digital Editing]Benno Torrenga, Edo Santman, Marc Zoutendijk
  • Recording Supervisor [Musical Advisor]Johan de Meij


[Recording details]
Recording date: 24-27 January 1989
Recording location: "Houtrustkerk", The Hague - Holland

[Publishing details]
"The Lord Of The Rings": Amstel Music
"Symphony For Band": Jerry Bilik Music Inc.

© 1989 by the KMK & Ottavo Recordings, The Hague, Holland
CD Manufactured by PILZ - Germany. Printed in Germany
Made in Holland


  • Barcode: none
  • Matrix / Runout: PILZ CD KMK-001 21
  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • SPARS Code: DDD


  • Copyright (c) – Koninklijke Militaire Kapel
  • Copyright (c) – Ottavo Recordings
  • Published By – Amstel Music
  • Published By – Jerry Bilik Music Inc.
  • Recorded At – Houtrustkerk, The Hague
  • Recorded By – Ottavo Recordings
  • Glass Mastered At – DADC Austria
  • Manufactured By – Pilz Compact Disc


Symphony No. 1 The Lord of the Rings is the first symphony for concert band written by Johan de Meij. It premiered in 1988 with the Groot Harmonieorkest van de Belgische Gidsen nl conducted by Norbert Nozy. The symphony is based on literary themes from the novel by . The symphony consists of five movements, each illustrating a personage or an important episode from the book: Gandalf The Wizard. Lothlórien The Elvenwood. Gollum Sméagol. Journey in the Dark. The Mines of Moria. Приобретайте пластинки, компакт-диски и многое другое от Koninklijke Militaire Kapel на маркетплейсе de Meij: The Symphonies - Peabody Conservatory Wind Ensemble, Peabody Children's Chorus, Harlan D. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Johan de Meij, Jerry H. Bilik Pierre Kuijpers, Koninklijke Militaire Kapel. 1 more album featuring this track. The Symphony no. 1 The Lord of the Rings, based on Tolkien's best-seller novels of the same name, was his first substantial composition for symphonic band and received the prestigious Sudler Composition Award in 1989. In 2001, the orchestral version was premiered by the Rotterdam Philharmon read more. Johan de Meij Voorburg, 1953 studied trombone and conducting at the Royal Conservatory of Music at The Hague. He has earned international fame as a composer and arranger. His catalogue co read more. orchestra: Koninklijke Militaire Kapel 1829 2005. conductor: Pierre Kuijpers conductor, oboist. recording of: Symphony no. 1 The Lord of the Rings: I. Gandalf The Wizard. composer: Johan de Meij from 1984 until 1987. part of: Symphony no. 1 The Lord of the Rings. Johan de Meij. Symphony nr. 1 The Lord of the Rings: II. Lothlórien Th. Johann De Meij - Amstel Music. Click to review. This monumental work, inspired by . Tolkien's literary masterpiece, is a challenging and uniquely rewarding composition for the advanced concert band. Each of the five movements is also available separately. Select a Product. Score & CD Mvt. 1 - Gandalf 5415484 View Details Availability Information Availability Information. This item is temporarily unavailable from the supplier though we still may have stock. Johan De Meij ''The Lord Of The Rings'' & James Barnes Third Symphony - Kazuyoshi Akiyama, Osaka Municipal Symphonic Band. Johan De Meij, Johan de Meij. feat: London Symphony Orchestra. Jerry H. BilikJohan de MeijKoninklijke Militaire KapelPierre Kuijpers. De Meij: Symphony nr. 1 The Lord of the Rings, Bilik: Symphony for Band. 1989г. Koninklijke Militaire KapelPierre Kuijpers. 1 The Lord of the Rings: IV. Journey in the Dark: a. The Mines of Moria, b. The CD by the military band Koninklijke Militaire Kapel helped give the symphony world-wide acclaim. In Celebration of the Symphony's 25th anniversary, De Meij will be conducting the Performance of the piece by the