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 / 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...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2000-02-01Works: Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; Dance Episodes (3) from "On the Town", for orchestra; Fancy Free, ballet; Candide, overture to the operetta; Symphony no 2 "Age of Anxiety"; ...
Performers: Holiday, Billie; Kahane, Jeffrey; McQueen, Helen; Searle-Barnes, Paul; Steele-Perkins, Crispian [Trumpet]; Turner, Paul
Conductors: De Waart, Edo; Litton, Andrew; Hickox, Richard
Ensemble: ; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; City of London Chamber Orchestra