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Copland's Travels

07/08/11 8:00AM

We're learning about Aaron Copland today on "Classics for Kids", so we'll start the morning off with his stylish "Three Latin-American Sketches" - a direct result of his travels in Mexico.

Playlist

8:15am

3 Latin-American Sketches
Composer: Aaron Copland
Ensemble: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
CD/Album: "Copland: Appalachian Spring - Short Symphony"
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 427335
 
 

8:26am

Etudes, Op. 91: #s 11-22
Composer: Moritz Moszkowski
Soloists: Esther Budiardjo, piano
CD/Album: "Esther Budiardjo - Moszkowski"
Record co./Cat #: ProPiano 224536
 
 

8:39am

Symphony #22 in Eb, "Philosopher" in Eb
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
CD/Album: "Haydn: Symphonies 22, 104 / Piano Concerto in D"
Record co./Cat #: Delos 3061
 
 

9:02am

Roman Sketches, Op. 7/4: Clouds
Composer: Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Soloists: Sylvia Parker, piano
CD/Album: "Bartok, Griffes, Mozart, D. Scarlatti"
Record co./Cat #: Centaur 2811
Note: (inspired William Sharp's poetry from the collection "Sospiri di Roma" - "Sighs of Rome")
 
 

9:08am

There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Composer: Frank Bridge
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Jeffrey Tate
CD/Album: "The Banks of Green Willow"
Record co./Cat #: EMI 64200
 
 

9:19am

Merry it is while summer lasts & Dance
Composer: Anonymous (Medieval English, 13th c.)
Ensemble: The Dufay Collective
CD/Album: "Miri It Is: - The Dufay Collective"
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 9396
 
 

9:26am

Violin Concerto in e, Op. 64
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Soloists: Joshua Bell, violin
CD/Album: "Bruch/Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos"
Record co./Cat #: London 421145
 
 
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