all became clear, many thanks for..

Category: Classic Rock

Piano Variations - Aaron Copland & Leonard Bernstein - The Composer As Performer (CD)

9 thoughts on “ Piano Variations - Aaron Copland & Leonard Bernstein - The Composer As Performer (CD)

  1. Barber’s Sonata of is one of the finest piano works of the century: the final movement, a spirited and sparkling fugato, seals the deal. His late Ballade (), conceived in the throes of depression, is deeply moving. Copland’s tone Piano Variations represent the very pinnacle of the composer’s tough, modernist thinking.
  2. The Piano Variations of American composer Aaron Copland were written for piano solo from January to October They were dedicated to American writer and literary critic Gerald Sykes (c. –) (), and were originally published in by Cos Cob Press, which merged with Arrow Music Press in and was taken over by Boosey & Hawkes in The approximate performance time is
  3. COPLAND, A.: Appalachian Spring / Vitebsk / Piano Variations / BERNSTEIN, L.: Clarinet Sonata (Copland and Bernstein Play Their Works) () NS
  4. On November 14, Aaron Copland will be seventy years old. November it's a date seared into my mind. Two of the most important events of my life occurred on that day, the first in , the second in and so I never forgot Aaron's birthday. Aaron Copland with Leonard Bernstein, ca. , Music Division, Library of Congress.
  5. Aaron Copland (): Orchestral works - Appalacian Spring, Rodeo, El Salon Mexico, Billy the Kid and Music for the Theatre / New York PO, Leonard Bernstein. 2 CD / Urania (Italy) / Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard Ensemble:; New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
  6. Few figures in American music loom as large as Aaron Copland. As one of the first wave of literary and musical expatriates in Paris during the s, Copland returned to the United States with the means to assume, for the next half century, a central role in American music as composer.
  7. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for The Copland Collection: Orchestral Works, - Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland on AllMusic -
  8. Works by Composer COPLAND, AARON (arr. Gold and Fizdale) Rodeo: Judith Cohen Our Town: Three Piano Excerpts. Rodeo: Four Episodes. Piano Variations. Four Piano Blues. Danzón Cubano: James Tocco Saturday Night Waltz; Hoe Down (New York Philharmonic conducted by Leonard Bernstein) Undetermined: Saga of the Prairies: Keith Clark: Seven.
  9. This CD collects most of Copland's prewar 78s, adds a piano transcription of Appalachian Spring (well played by someone, but the provenance seems dubious), and concludes with Leonard Bernstein's first recording. As a program it's a bit scattered, but the individual items are important.4/5(1).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *