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The American Album / Slatkin, St Louis Symphony Orchestra


Release Date: 03/08/1991 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 60778   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aaron CoplandMorton GouldJohn Philip SousaWilliam Schuman,   ... 
Performer:  Nina BodnarBarbara LibermanSusan Slaughter
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
2.
Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes - no 4, Hoe-down by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
American Salute by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4.
American Symphonette no 2: Pavanne by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
5.
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/12/1990 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 2 Minutes 20 Secs. 
6.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
7.
New England Triptych: Chester by William Schuman
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
8.
Variations for Organ on "America" by Charles Ives
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1891; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 6 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: William Schuman (1963) 
9.
Babes in Toyland: March of the Toy Soldiers by Victor Herbert
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; USA 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
10.
Fanfare for the uncommon woman no 1 by Joan Tower
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
11.
The Plow that Broke the Plains: Prelude by Virgil Thomson
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; France 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 
12.
The Plow that Broke the Plains: Pastoral by Virgil Thomson
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; France 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 1 Minutes 38 Secs. 
13.
Grand Canyon Suite: On the trail by Ferde Grofé
Performer:  Nina Bodnar (Violin), Barbara Liberman (Celesta)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 7 Minutes 58 Secs. 
14.
Minor Reflections by Katherine Gladney Wells
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
15.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Dragon/Hayman 
16.
Taps by Traditional
Performer:  Susan Slaughter (Trumpet)
Date of Recording: 01/20/1991 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
17.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Date of Recording: 03/12/1990 
Venue:  Powell Symphony Hall, St Louis 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Fanfare for the Common Man
American Salute
Washington Post March
Chester
Variations on "America"
Pavane
March of the Toys
Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No. 1
Hoedown
Prelude
Pastoral (Grass)
On The Trail
Minor Reflection
America the Beautiful
The Stars and Stripes Forever
Taps
The Star Spangled Banner

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