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Copland Greatest Hits


Release Date: 07/13/2004 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000277802   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Zubin MehtaAntal DorátiDavid Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraDetroit Symphony OrchestraBaltimore Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Works on This Recording

1.
Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
2.
Variations on a Shaker Melody by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
3.
Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
4.
Billy the Kid: The open prairie by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
5.
Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
6.
Billy the Kid: Mexican Dance and Finale by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
7.
Billy the Kid: Gun Battle by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
8.
Billy the Kid: Waltz by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Billy the Kid: Celebration [after Billy's capture]." 
9.
Billy the Kid: The Open Prairie again by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
10.
Danzón Cubano by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
11.
El salón México by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Antal Doráti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1936; USA 
12.
Billy the Kid: Celebration (after Billy's capture) by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Billy the Kid: Waltz." 

Sound Samples

Fanfare for the Common Man
Appalachian Spring - 1945 Suite: 7. Doppio movimento: Variations on a Shaker Hymn
Rodeo: 1. Buckaroo Holiday
Rodeo: 2. Corral Nocturne
Rodeo: 3. Saturday Night Waltz
Rodeo: 4. Hoe-Down
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: Introduction: The Open Prairie
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: Street In A Frontier Town
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: Mexican Dance And Finale
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: Gun Battle
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: Celebration - Billy In Prison - Waltz
Billy the Kid - complete ballet: The Open Prairie Again
Danzón cubano
El salón Mexicó

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