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The American Composers Series - Piano Music (1900-1945)


Release Date: 05/27/2010 
Label:  Vox Box Catalog #: 3027   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Edward MacDowellCharles Tomlinson GriffesGeorge AntheilHenry Cowell,   ... 
Performer:  Roger Shields
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes rag(s) by Thomas Million Turpin, Charles Hunter. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes rag(s) for piano by Joseph Lamb. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes work(s) by Charles Ives, Charles T. Griffes, J. Hubert "Eubie" Blake, Carl Ruggles, Wallingford Riegger, Roger Sessions, George Antheil, Henry Cowell, Samuel Barber, Walter Piston, Roy Harris (Composer), William Schuman, Aaron Copland. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes work(s) for piano by Edward MacDowell, Scott Joplin, Virgil Thomson, John Alden Carpenter. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes rag(s) by Thomas Million Turpin, Charles Hunter. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes rag(s) for piano by Joseph Lamb. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes work(s) by Charles Ives, Charles T. Griffes, J. Hubert "Eubie" Blake, Carl Ruggles, Wallingford Riegger, Roger Sessions, George Antheil, Henry Cowell, Samuel Barber, Walter Piston, Roy Harris (Composer), William Schuman, Aaron Copland. Soloist: Roger Shields.
Includes work(s) for piano by Edward MacDowell, Scott Joplin, Virgil Thomson, John Alden Carpenter. Soloist: Roger Shields. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: no 8, A Deserted Farm by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
2. Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: no 7, From Uncle Remus by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
3. Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: no 3, At an Old Trysting Place by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
4. Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: no 9, By a Meadow Brook by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; USA 
5. Woodland Sketches, Op. 51: no 10, Told at Sunset by Edward MacDowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
6. Roman Sketches (4), Op. 7: no 1, White Peacock by Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; USA 
7. Roman Sketches (4), Op. 7: no 3, Fountain of Acqua Paola by Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916; USA 
8. Airplane Sonata by George Antheil
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
9. Exultation by Henry Cowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; USA 
10. Invention by Henry Cowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
11. Aeolian Harp by Henry Cowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; USA 
12. Dynamic Motion: Encore no 3, Advertisement by Henry Cowell
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
13. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
14. Harlem Rag by Thomas Million Turpin
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
15. Possum and Taters by Charles Hunter
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
16. Bohemia Rag by Joseph Lamb
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
17. The Entertainer by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; USA 
18. Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
19. Past-time Rags (5): no 4 by Artie Matthews
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
20. Ragtime Oriole by James Scott
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1911; USA 
21. Cataract Rag by Robert Hampton
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
22. Rialto Ripples by George Gershwin
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
23. Pork and Beans by Lucky Roberts
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1913; USA 
24. Castle House Rag by James Reese Europe
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
25. Troublesome Ivories by J. Hubert "Eubie" Blake
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
26. Impromptu by John Alden Carpenter
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; USA 
27. Sonata for Piano no 3 by Virgil Thomson
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
28. Nocturne for Piano, Op. 33 "Homage to John Field" by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
29. Sonata for Piano in E flat minor, Op. 26: 4th movement, Fuga by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
30. Passacaglia for Piano by Walter Piston
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
31. The New and Old: excerpts by Wallingford Riegger
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
32. Four Chants for Piano "Evocations" by Carl Ruggles
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937-1954; USA 
33. Studies (23) for Piano: no 9, The Anti-Abolitionist Riots by Charles Ives
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; USA 
34. Studies (23) for Piano: no 21, Some Southpaw Pitching by Charles Ives
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1909; USA 
35. Sonata for Piano no 2 "Concord, Mass 1840-60": 3rd movement "The Alcotts" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1914; USA 
36. Sonata for Piano by Roy Harris
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
37. From My Diary by Roger Sessions
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937-1940 
38. Three-Score Set by William Schuman
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th century 
Written: 1943 
39. Variations for Piano by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Roger Shields (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 

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