1 CD / Decca / 2013-08-20Works: Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid, ballet; El salón México; Tempo di Tango
Conductors: Zinman, David; Knussen, Oliver
Ensemble: ; Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
The definitive 20th-century music series. 50 releases planned, featuring 50 iconic works, plus "fillers". 50 works you must know to understand the music of the...continue...
Recording information: Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore (01/1993); Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London (01/1993); Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore (06/1993); Walthamstow Assembly Hall,...continue...
Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man; Barber: Adagio for Strings et al. / Zubin Mehta, Los Angeles PO
1 CD / Decca / 2012-07-24Works: Aaron Copland: Fanfare for the common man; Appalachian Spring; Rodeo; Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Conductors: Mehta, Zubin; Zinman, David
Ensemble: ; Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Barbr's Adagio for Strings has a long association with grief stretching back to 1945, when it was used for a radio broadcast announcing Franklin D....continue...
1 CD / Warner Bros. Import / 1998-05-26Works: Samuel Barber: Antony and Cleopatra, Op. 40; Aaron Copland: The Tender Land; John Adams: Nixon in China; Leonard Bernstein: Trouble in Tahiti; Tania León: Scourge of Hyacinths; Douglas Moore: ...
Performers: Upshaw, Dawn
Conductors: Zinman, David
Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke's
"...American opera represents a vast repertoire that includes many works of compelling beauty and riveting drama. Most are still largely unknown to the musical public...'The...continue...