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Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 - Copland: Billy The Kid / Noseda, National Symphony Orchestra


Release Date: 02/21/2020 
Label:  National Symphony   Catalog #: 1  
Composer:  Antonín DvorákAaron Copland
Conductor:  Gianandrea Noseda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The National Symphony Orchestra has a rich history of recording that dates back to award-winning projects from the early 1970's. Past music directors include Antal Dorati, Mstislav Rostropovich and Leonard Slatkin. The launch of their own label celebrates this legacy and looks to the future. The first release, under the baton of it's seventh music director Gianandrea Noseda, pairs Copland's evocative Suite from Billy the Kid with Dvorák's Ninth Symphony.

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REVIEW:

Launching the National Symphony Orchestra's recording label, Gianandrea Noseda and his musicians present two works that are historical touchstones for the Americana style in classical music. Recorded in concert at the Kennedy
Read more Center in June, 2019, this recording presents a spacious and resonant sound that bodes well for audiophiles just discovering this label.

– All Music Guide (Blair Sanderson) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Gianandrea Noseda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
2.
Billy the Kid: Suite by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Gianandrea Noseda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 

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