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Composers In New York - Copland, Schuman, Gould, Barber, Etc


Release Date: 11/28/2000 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9848   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  William SchumanSamuel BarberAaron CoplandMorton Gould
Performer:  Charles Niedich
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: L'Église de la Nativite de la Sainte Vierge, La Prairie, Quebec September 1986 (Barber) & 7-11 June 1999 (other tracks) Producer(s) Brian Couzens (Barber) Ralph Couzens (other tracks) Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens (Barber) Jonathan Cooper (other works) Philip Couzens (Assistant) (Barber) Recorded in: L'Église de la Nativite de la Sainte Vierge, La Prairie, Quebec September 1986 (Barber) & 7-11 June 1999 (other tracks) Producer(s) Brian Couzens (Barber) Ralph Couzens (other tracks) Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens (Barber) Jonathan Cooper (other works) Philip Couzens (Assistant) (Barber) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 5 "Symphony for Strings" by William Schuman
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
2. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
3. Concerto for Clarinet by Aaron Copland
Performer:  Charles Niedich (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947-1948; USA 
Notes: This selection is the original version for Clarinet, Strings, Harp and
Piano. (Premiere Recording) 
4. Spirituals for String Orchestra and Harp by Morton Gould
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 

Sound Samples

Clarinet Concerto: Slowly and expressively -
Clarinet Concerto: Cadenza (freely) -
Clarinet Concerto: Rather fast
Spirituals for Strings: No. 1. Gospel Train - Old Time Religion: Briskly
Spirituals for Strings: No. 2. Were You There? - Steal Away: Slowly
Spirituals for Strings: No. 3. All God's Children Got Wings: Fast
Spirituals for Strings: No. 4. Little David Play on Your Harp: Freely, out of tempo, rhapsodic
Spirituals for Strings: No. 5. Calvary - He Never Said a Mumblin' Word: Slowly, moving, funereal
Spirituals for Strings: No. 6. Ezekiel Saw de Wheel: Brisk and spirited
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Symphony No. 5, "Symphony for Strings": I. Molto agitato ed energico
Symphony No. 5, "Symphony for Strings": II. Larghissimo
Symphony No. 5, "Symphony for Strings": III. Presto

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