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Copland: Grohg, Prelude, Hear Ye! Hear Ye! / Oliver Knussen


Release Date: 10/15/2008 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 443203   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland OrchestraLondon Sinfonietta
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Grohg by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922-1925; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 05/03/1993 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 30 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: This recording includes 50 measures, previously lost, revised by Oliver Knussen. 
2.
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London 
Length: 32 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
Prelude by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Oliver Knussen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924/1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1993 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 1. Intro and Cortège. Entrance of Grohg
Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 2. Dance of the Adolescent
Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 3. Dance of the Opium-eater (Visions of Jazz)
Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 4. Dance of the Street-walker
Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 5. Grohg Imagines The Dead Are Mocking Him
Grohg - Ballet in one act (1922-5, rev. 1932): 6. Illumination and Disappearance Of Grohg
Prelude for Chamber Orchestra
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene I (Prelude)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scenes II-IV (The Courtroom; Dance...)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene V (The Night-Club Hostess Sworn In)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene VI (The Chorus Girls' First Dance)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene VII (First Pas-de-deux)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene VIII (Pas-de-deux Continued; First Murder)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene IX-X (The Courtroom; The Honeymoon Couple)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XI (The Chorus Girls Dance With Doves)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XII (Second Pas-de-deux And Murder)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XIII-XIV (The Courtroom; The Waiter Sworn In)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XV (The Chorus Girls' Third Dance)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XVI (Third Pas-de-deux And Murder)
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! - Ballet in One Act (1934) - Version for small orchestra (1935): Scene XVII-XVIII (The Verdict; The Courtroom)

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