Aaron Copland: Piano Concerto; Gian Carlo Menotti: Piano Concerto in F / Earl Wild, piano. The Symphony of the Air
1 CD / Omega Records / 2015-07-10Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Piano; Gian Carlo Menotti: Concerto for Piano in F major
Performers: Wild, Earl [Piano]
Conductors: Copland, Aaron [Composer]; Mester, Jorge
Ensemble: Symphony of the Air
Vanguard Classics/Omega Classics was dedicated to capturing the music of the contemporary composer. Its catalog is filled with world premiere recordings by works of Sibelius,...continue...
Copland: Piano Concerto; El Salon Mexico; Appalachian Spring; Old American Songs / Aaron Copland, piano; William Warfield, baritone
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-04-08Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Piano; El salón México; Appalachian Spring, ballet for 13 instruments; Old American Songs, Set 1
Performers: Copland, Aaron [Composer]; Warfield, William [Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard; Abravanel, Maurice; Dorati, Antal; Copland, Aaron [Composer]
Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic; Utah Symphony Orchestra
This release in Praga's Reminiscences series, which features audiophile SACD remasters of historic recordings, focuses on the music of American composer Aaron Copland. Four major...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Chandos Records / 2013-10-29Works: Samuel Barber: Concerto for Piano, Op. 38; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Piano; George Gershwin: Concerto for Piano in F major
Performers: Wang, Xiayin
Conductors: Oundjian, Peter
Ensemble: ; Royal Scottish National Orchestra
The three works on this disc offer a fascinating insight into the varying attitudes of 20th century American composes to the musical traditions of both...continue...
Recording information: Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow (2013-02-11&2013-04-29_2013-)....continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2013-01-29Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K. 622; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Elena Kats-Chernin: Ornamental Air, for basset clarinet & orchestra
Performers: Collins, Michael [Conductor/Clarinet]
Conductors: Collins, Michael
Ensemble: ; Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Michael Collins combines the roles of clarinet soloist and conductor as he leads the Swedish Chamber Orchestra in three works that chart the journey of...continue...
Recording information: Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden (06/11/2012-06/16/2012)....continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2012-03-27Works: Aaron Copland: Rodeo; Concerto for Piano; Billy the Kid
Performers: Hollander, Lorin
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: ; Seattle Symphony Orchestra
The latest instalment in Naxos's series of reissues of Gerard Schwarz's recordings of American Music with the Seattle Symphony is self-recommending. Two of Copland's...continue...
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Dances to a Black Pipe - works for solo clarinet by Copland, Brahms, Piazzolla, Lutoslawski et al. / Martin Frost, clarinet
1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2011-11-03Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances; Göran Frost: Klezmer Dances, for clarinet & strings; Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes (5) for solo clarinet, harp, pian...
Performers: Frost, Martin; Gleeson, Richard; Martin, Benjamin; Nixon, Brian; Reeves, Lucy; Tognetti, Richard
Conductors: Tognetti, Richard
The Independent on Sunday, 8th January 2012
Performed in both the original and revised versions, Copland's hot, slick Clarinet Concerto bookends a programme that incorporates waltz,...continue...
Recording information: Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Centre, Sydney, Australia (05/2011-06/2011)....continue...
1 CD / SOMM / 2011-10-11Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Appalachian Spring, ballet for 13 instruments; Gerald Finzi: Romance for string orchestra in E flat, Op. 11; Concerto for clarinet & string orchestra in C minor,...
Performers: Williamson, Sarah
Conductors: Curtis, David
Concerto finalist in the BBC Young Musician competition in 2002, clarinetist Sarah Williamson has performed at festivals across the UK and toured the Untied Arab...continue...
Recording information: Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour (10/15/2009-10/16/2009)....continue...
1 Super Audio CD / San Francisco Media / 2011-02-08Works: Henry Brant: A Concord Symphony, for orchestra (after Charles Ives' Concord Sonata); Aaron Copland: Symphony for Organ & Orchestra
Performers: Jacobs, Paul [Organ]
Conductors: Thomas, Michael T.
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Always staunch supporters of American composers, Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony present a fascinating new program of music by Charles Ives and...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2010-07-27Works: Robert Aldridge: Concerto for Clarinet; Samba, for clarinet & string quartet; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet
Performers: Singer, David; Singer, David [Clarinet]
Aaron Copland's popular Clarinet Concerto, with its tender and poignant opening, highly virtuosic central cadenza and brilliantly jazzy final movement, is preceded by Robert L....continue...
Recording information: Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA; Immacula....continue...
1 CD / Navona / 2009-05-26Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; William Thomas McKinley: Clarinet Duets, Book 2; Concerto for 2 clarinets & orchestra
Performers: Ellis, Kim; Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]
Conductors: Trevor, Kirk
Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Copland: Music for the Theatre, Quiet City, Music for Movies, Clarinet Concerto / Davies, Blount, et al
1 CD / Nimbus Records / 2009-04-14Works: Aaron Copland: Music for the Theatre, suite for small orchestra; Quiet City; Our Town; Concerto for Clarinet
Performers: Blount, William; Gekker, Christopher; Taylor, Stephen W. [Oboe]
Conductors: Davies, Dennis R.
Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke's
As a young man studying composition with Nadia Boulanger in Paris in the early twenties, Aaron Copland wondered, "If there is a French sounding music...continue...
1 CD / Caprice Records / 2008-12-23Works: Aaron Copland: Pieces (2), for string orchestra (arr. from 2 Pieces for string quartet); Concerto for Clarinet; Alberto Ginastera: Concerto for Strings, Op. 33; Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Performers: Dornbusch, Karin
Conductors: Csaba, Peter
Ensemble: Musica Vitae
5 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-06-09Works: Franz Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen ("Wenn auf dem höchsten Fels ich steh'"), for voice, clarinet (or cello) & p; Robert Schumann: Phantasiestücke (3 Fantasy Pieces) for clarinet (or ce...
American Classics - Copland: The Tender Land Suite, Piano Concerto, etc / Pasternack, Hanson, Elgin SO, et al
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-05-27Works: Aaron Copland: The Tender Land; Concerto for Piano; Old American Songs, Set 1; Old American Songs, for voice & piano, Book 2
Performers: Hunt, Jeffrey; Pasternack, Benjamin; Stampley, Nathaniel
Conductors: Hanson, Robert
Ensemble: Elgin Symphony Orchestra; St. Charles Singers
Aaron Copland's little-known opera 'The Tender Land' takes place on a farm in the American South during the Depression. The composer later wrote, "I was...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 2007-09-11Works: William Walton: Henry V; Antonín Dvorák: Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Music for Movies; György Ligeti: Trio for Horn, Violin ...
Conductors: Slatkin, Leonard
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
12 CD / Oehms / 2005-06-24Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Gurrelieder; Elliott Carter: Variations for Orchestra; Charles Wuorinen: Grand Bamboula; Roger Sessions: Concerto for Piano; Robert Di Domenica: Symphony; Gustav Mahler: Symphony n...
Performers: Dilcheva, Kremena; Haefliger, Ernst; Heppner, Ben; Kisfaludy, Eörs; Meier, Waltraud; Morris, James; Polenzani, Matthew; Schulte, Eike Wilm; Spangenberg, Martin; Svendén, Birgitta; Taub, R...
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Bamberg Symphony Chorus; Munich Philharmonic Choir; Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-05-24Works: Aaron Copland: Fanfare for the common man; Concerto for Clarinet; Old American Songs, Set 1; John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine, fanfare for orchestra; Duke Ellington: Do nothin' till you hear ...
Performers: Boer, Harmen de; Graham, Susan; Hilton, Janet; McNaught, Graeme; Shelley, Howard; White, Willard [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Dufallo, Richard; Mosko, Stephen; Järvi, Neeme; Hickox, Richard; Turovsky, Yuli; Jeanes, Major E. W.; Tortelier, Yan Pascal; Stephens, D.S.; ; Slatkin, Leonard; Dausgaard, Thomas; Bamert, Matthi...
Ensemble: ; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemb; Blues & Royals Band; Center City Brass Quintet; Cranwell Royal Air Force College Band; Detroit Symphony Orchestra; I Musici de Montréal; N...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-04-12Works: George Antheil: Concerto for Piano no 1, W. 205; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Piano; Arthur Honegger: Concertino, for piano & orchestra, H. 55; Maurice Ravel: Concerto for Piano in G major
Performers: Rische, Michael
Conductors: Poppen, Christoph; Sloane, Steven; Yinon, Israel
Ensemble: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra; Cologne West German Radio Symphony Orchestra
Pianist Michael Rische has been heard regularly in the great concert halls at home and abroad since 1970. Particularly since his discovery of the piano...continue...
1 CD / Oehms / 2004-12-14Works: Recorded Sound: Applause; Carl Maria von Weber: Oberon, overture; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 39 in E flat major, K 543; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspie...
Performers: Spangenberg, Martin
Conductors: Levine, James
1 CD / Summit Records / 2003-05-06Works: George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Oliver Lake: Rahsaan and Stuff
Performers: Jackson, D.D.; Spring, Robert
Conductors: Russell, Timothy;
Ensemble: ProMusica Chamber Orchestra; World Saxophone Quartet
"Jackson's take on 'Rhapsody in Blue' is individual, fresh, and idiomatic, with a solo mid-section that is extrememly inventive. Robert Spring, the orchestra's principal clarinetist...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2002-11-01Works: Aaron Copland: Latin American Sketches (3), for orchestra; Quiet City; Concerto for Clarinet; Appalachian Spring
Performers: Ardan, Laura; Engerer, Paula; Moore, Scott
Conductors: Gambill, Paul
Throughout the course of his compositional career, Aaron Copland was determined to develop a sophisticated musical style that was recognizably American. It is through the...continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1998-06-26Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Paul Hindemith: Concerto for Clarinet; Malcolm Arnold: Concerto for Clarinet no 2, Op. 115
Performers: Frost, Martin
Conductors: Shui, Lan
Ensemble: Malmö Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Afka / 1998-03-25Works: Alberto Ginastera: Concerto for Harp, Op. 25; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; James Yannatos: Ritual Images
Performers: Benet, Gillian; Schneider, David
Conductors: Yannatos, James
Ensemble: Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra
1 CD / Delos / 1998-01-01Works: Aaron Copland: Red Pony; Music for the Theatre, suite for small orchestra; Symphony for Organ & Orchestra
Performers: Wayne Marshall [Piano/Organ]
Conductors: Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1997-10-28Works: Aaron Copland: Symphony no 3; Symphony for Organ & Orchestra
Performers: Biggs, E. Power [Organ]
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
"...Copland himself admitted to me that Bernstein conducted [the Third] better than he did. My ears have told me since this came out on LP...continue...
1 CD / Centaur / 1995-02-12Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes (5) for Clarinet, Harp, Piano, Percussion and Strings; Malcolm Arnold: Concerto for Clarinet no 1, Op. 20; Gioachino Rossini: ...
Performers: Gray, Gary [Clarinet]
Conductors: Newstone, Harry
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / RCA Records / 1993-08-10Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Gordon Jenkins: Benny Goodman's "Goodbye"; Leonard Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano; West Side Story; George Gershwin: Walking the Dog, promenade for pia...
Performers: Stoltzman, Richard [Clarinet]
Conductors: Stern, Eric; Thomas, Michael T.
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
2 CD / Sony / 1991-07-26Works: Aaron Copland: Dance Symphony; Pieces (2), for string orchestra (arr. from 2 Pieces for string quartet); Symphony for Organ & Orchestra; Music for the Theatre, suite for small orchestra; Concerto for...
Performers: Biggs, E. Power [Organ]; Copland, Aaron [Composer]
Conductors: Copland, Aaron [Composer]; Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; New York Philharmonic
3 CD / Sony Classical / 1991-01-29Works: Aaron Copland: El salón México; An Outdoor Overture, for orchestra or band; Billy the Kid; Quiet City; John Henry; Our Town, suite from the film score for orchestra; Las Agachadas (The ...
Performers: Bogin, Abba; Goodman, Benny; Lang, William; Newell, Laura; Winfield, Michael
Conductors: Copland, Aaron [Composer]
Ensemble: Columbia Symphony Strings; London Symphony Orchestra; New England Conservatory Chorus; New Philharmonia Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1991-01-01Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes (5) for Clarinet, Harp, Piano, Percussion and Strings; Carl Nielsen: Concerto for Clarinet, FS 129/Op. 57
Performers: Hilton, Janet
Conductors: Bamert, Matthias
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1987-01-01Works: Leonard Bernstein: Prelude, Fugue and Riffs; Aaron Copland: Concerto for Clarinet; Igor Stravinsky: Ebony Concerto; Morton Gould: Derivations; Béla Bartók: Contrasts for Violin, Clarine...
Performers: Bartók, Béla; Goodman, Benny; Szigeti, Joseph
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard; Copland, Aaron; Stravinsky, Igor; Gould, Morton
Ensemble: Columbia Jazz Band; Columbia Symphony Orchestra