1 CD / Decca / 2013-08-20Works: Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid, ballet; El Salón México, for orchestra; 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...