Karl King's Greatest Hits
Karl L. King wrote more than one hundred and fifty marches over his lifetime, many of which live on and are frequently performed to this day. His name exists among a pantheon of American march composers, including John Philip Sousa, Henry Fillmore, and others. Kings work is unique in its combination of the quick precision of circus marches, with the regality of a military parade. Now, the highlights of Karl Kings work are available on one CD. Karl Kings Greatest Hits the very best marches from the composers repertoire, including Barnum and Baileys Favorite, The Big Cage, and The Melody Shop, all performed by the bands of The United States Military. This album is one of the few collections of Karl Kings marches, and easily the best among them.