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Copland Conducts Copland- Appalachian Spring, Etc


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 42431   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Aaron Copland
Performer:  Paul JacobsBroadus ErleMarilyn WrightHerb Sorkin,   ... 
Conductor:  Aaron Copland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Appalachian Spring by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Paul Jacobs (Piano), Broadus Erle (Violin), Marilyn Wright (Violin),
Herb Sorkin (Violin), Gerald Tarack (Violin), Jeanne Ingraham (Violin),
Ani Kavafian (Violin), Harry Zaratzian (Viola), Harold Coletta (Viola),
Giorgio Ricci (Cello), Jesse Levy (Cello), Julius Levine (Double Bass),
Charles Russo (Clarinet), Harold Bennett (Flute), Loren Glickman (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Aaron Copland
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943-1944; USA 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  CBS 30th Street Studio, NYC 
Length: 32 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Version: Original (for chamber ensemble) 
2. Lincoln Portrait by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Henry Fonda (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Aaron Copland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 15 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Billy the Kid by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Aaron Copland
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Length: 21 Minutes 6 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Very Slowly
Allegro
Moderato
Fast
Subito allegro
Meno mosso
Doppio movimento
Rather slow
Very deliberate
Poco piu mosso
A trifle slower
Molto allegro ed agitato
Broadly
Moderato (like a prayer)
Lento (Voice)
Subito Allegro (Voice)
"Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history..." (Voice)
Introduction: The Open Praire
Street in a Frontier Town
Prairie Night (Card game at Night)
Gun Battle
Celebration (after Billy's Capture)
Billy's Death
The Open Praire Again

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