No-Man's Land - Flanders - 1919

Bill Carrothers
Armistice 1918

= listen to excerpt
Read reviews of this CD set

Bill Carrothers piano
Peg Carrothers voice
Matt Turner cello
Drew Gress bass
Bill Stewart drums
Jay Epstein percussion / sound effects
Mark Henderson contrabass clarinet
The Knob Creek Choir

Disc One

There's A Long Long Trail A Winding
Hello My Baby
Let Me Call You Sweetheart
Cuddle Up A Little Closer
Say Au Revoir
A Call To Arms (On Moonlight Bay)
America, I Love You
I'm Always Chasing Rainbows
And the Band Played On
Christmas 1914
There's A Long Long Trail A Winding
I'm Afraid To Come Home In the Dark
Till We Meet Again

The band...
Notes on the music...
Period photographs
World War One Poetry
Sales flyer (pdf) French | English
Armistice 1918 poster
Armistice 1918 concert poster
Armistice 1918 video
Video of "The Wait" for French TV
Tour Dates

Disc Two

Till We Meet Again
Roses Of Picardy
Evening Stand-To
Trench Raid
The Leaning Virgin Of Albert
Rum Ration
No-Man's Land
Funk Hole
Birds On The Wire
It's A Long Way to Tipperary
The Rose Of No-Man's Land
A Rumour Of Peace
The Wait
Keep the Home Fires Burning
I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier
Armistice Day


Jazz Magazine - highest rating
Top 10 - 2004

Jazzman Magazine - highest rating
Top 10 - 2004
Telerama - highest rating
Winner of the 2004 Grand Prix l'academie Charles Cros
2004 Grand Prix

Top 10 - 2004

The Knob Creek Choir:
Bill Carrothers, Bill Carrothers Sr., Jay Epstein, Philippe Ghielmetti, Drew Gress,
Ted Holsten, Matt Turner, Bill Stewart, Steve Wiese, Davis Wilson.

Recorded at Creation Audio, Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 18-19, 2003
Engineer Gerard DeHaro
Assistant engineer - Steve Wiese

Produced by Bill Carrothers for Sketch Music
Executive Producer Philippe Ghielmetti

Armistice 1918 is a 2CD set and includes a 36 page booklet with period photos, poems, and liner notes by Mr. Carrothers and Thomas Compere-Morel, curator of the Historial de la Grande Guerre. Armistice 1918 was made in part by the financial participation of l'Historial de la Grande Guerre, a museum of the Great War in Peronne (Somme region).