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 / 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...
Recording information: Seattle Center Opera House, Seattle, WA....continue...
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 / 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 / RCA Records / 1996-10-15Works: Aaron Copland: Concerto for Piano; Orchestral Variations, for orchestra (based on Piano Variations); Symphony no 2 ("Short Symphony"); Symphonic Ode
Performers: Ohlsson, Garrick
Conductors: Thomas, Michael Tilson
Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
"...Thomas has put his stamp on the San Francisco Symphony. Like his recent Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, this Copland program is played with a go-for-broke...continue...
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