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Bear Essentials - American Classics


Release Date: 05/24/2005 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 24123   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Aaron CoplandSamuel BarberJohn Philip SousaGeorge Gershwin
Performer:  Susan Graham
Conductor:  Richard HickoxNeeme JärviLeonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony OrchestraCenter City Brass QuintetBBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Center City Brass Quintet. Conductors: Richard Hickox, Neeme Järvi. Soloist: Susan Graham. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Center City Brass Quintet. Conductors: Richard Hickox, Neeme Järvi. Soloist: Susan Graham. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Richard Hickox,  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra,  Center City Brass Quintet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
2.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
3.
Vanessa, Op. 32: Intermezzo by Samuel Barber
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
4.
Invincible Eagle by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; USA 
5.
Liberty Bell by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
6.
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; USA 
7.
Shall We Dance: Promenade "Walking the dog" by George Gershwin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
8.
Girl Crazy: Overture by George Gershwin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
9.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
10.
Vanessa, Op. 32: Must the winter come so soon? by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Susan Graham (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 

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