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Leonard Slatkin Conducts American Portraits - Copland


Release Date: 02/11/1992 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 60983   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Aaron CoplandWilliam SchumanDudley BuckEdwin Eugene Bagley,   ... 
Performer:  H. Norman Schwarzkopf
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

About his collaborator, Slatkin said: "Gen. Schwarzkopf adds a dimension of leadership and humanism rarely encountered in performances of `Lincoln's Portrait.`

-- Chicago Tribune [8/5/92]
About his collaborator, Slatkin said: "Gen. Schwarzkopf adds a dimension of leadership and humanism rarely encountered in performances of `Lincoln's Portrait.`

-- Chicago Tribune [8/5/92] Read less

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 
2.
New England Triptych: Be Glad, Then, America by William Schuman
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
3.
Variations for Organ on The Star-Spangled Banner, Op. 23 by Dudley Buck
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
4.
National Emblem by Edwin Eugene Bagley
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906; USA 
5.
Tuesday in November: Fugue and Chorale on "Yankee Doodle" by Virgil Thomson
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
6.
American Fantasia by Victor Herbert
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
7.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by William Steffe
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
8.
Servicemen on parade by Richard Hayman
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
9.
Lincoln Portrait by Aaron Copland
Performer:  H. Norman Schwarzkopf (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Language: English 

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