Cowbell Serenade

composed in 1938 by Walter Gross for the Paul Whiteman Orchestra

Paul Whiteman "Little Symphony" performance,
Dec. 25, 1938 (sound only), including an introduction by Deems Taylor, a noted musician and critic of that era.  The piece begins at 1:19.
Berklee School, May 5, 2008
Video clip:  As performed by students at the Berklee School of Music, Boston, MA, on May 5, 2008.  It might require an update to your Windows Media player.  (Note:  The video clip is about 22 MB, so be patient.).
Two versions