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Bernstein Century - Copland: Music For The Theatre, Etc


Release Date: 03/31/1998 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 60177   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Aaron Copland
Performer:  Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicColumbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"...El salón México...has great vitality and bite: no one coaxes that sleazy dance-hall rhythm quite like Bernstein... The opening of the Piano Concerto is utterly haunting. Connotations is less obviously popular in appeal but is undoubtedly magnetic..." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs [2003/4 edition] "...El salón México...has great vitality and bite: no one coaxes that sleazy dance-hall rhythm quite like Bernstein... The opening of the Piano Concerto is utterly haunting. Connotations is less obviously popular in appeal but is undoubtedly magnetic..." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs [2003/4 edition] Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Music for the Theatre by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/15/1958 
Venue:  St. George Hotel, Brooklyn, New York 
Length: 21 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Piano by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Aaron Copland (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/13/1964 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 16 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3. Connotations by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/23/1962 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Length: 19 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4. El salón México by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1936; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/1951 
Length: 10 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a monaural recording. 

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