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Copland: Old American Songs, 4 Motets, Etc / Tilson Thomas


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 42140   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle ChoirUtah Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Canticle of Freedom by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955/1965; USA 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 13 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Motets (4) by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 11 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Old American Songs, Set 1 by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 11 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Irving Fine 
4.
Old American Songs, Set 2 by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; USA 
Date of Recording: 1985 
Venue:  Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah 
Length: 12 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Irving Fine, Raymond Wilding-White and Glenn Koponen 

Sound Samples

The Boatmen's Dance
The Dodger
Long Time Ago
Simple Gifts
I Bought Me A Cat
The Little Horses
Zion's Walls
The Golden Willow Tree
At The River
Ching-A-Ring Chaw
Canticle of Freedom (Voice)
Help Us, O Lord (Voice)
Thou, O Jehovah, Abideth Forever (Voice)
Have Mercy on Us, O My Lord (Voice)
Sing Ye Praises to Our King (Voice)

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