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  1. PENTATONE Kicks Off 2015Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | PR.com

    ... a recording with the Oregon Symphony under the baton of Music Director Carlos Kalmar. The CD features works by Aaron Copland (Symphony No. 3), Walter Piston (Suite from The Incredible Flutist) and George Antheil (A Jazz Symphony). These works were ...

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  2. The Boston Pops Performs Tonight at Van WezelRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... enjoy the delightful range of the world's first and most famous Pops orchestra. Experience the majesty of Dvorak and Copland, swing with Ellington and Gershwin, get a little crazy with Queen, and soar with the film music of John Williams . In ...

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  3. Canton Symphony Chorus to Perform America Sings!, 2/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... music of American composers and American Choral Traditions. Featured composers will include William Billings, Aaron Copland, Randall Thompson, and F. Melius Christiansen. Dr. Cooper will also discuss the music of these composers as well as the ...

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  4. With 'Americana,' Compleat Stage addresses big issues with personal insightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... bureaucracy are brought to the fore. The scene ends powerfully with the musicians giving a soaring reading of Aaron Copland's grand "Fanfare for the Common Man," a musical creed celebrating human dignity. At just under an hour, Smith directs the ...

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  5. Review: Time for Threea s technique on display with diverse programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... first movement "The Shallows" to the elegiac melodies of the second movement, "Little River," reminiscent of Aaron Copland, with folk-like tunes building to a throbbing orchestral climax. The final movement, "Roaring Smokies," allowed the trio to ...

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  6. Santa Cruz Symphony takes on a Adagio,a StravinksyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The second work featured the music of Igor Stravinsky composed for a ballet seeped in Greek mythology. “Apollon Musagète” is a ballet commissioned in 1927 by Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge who, unable to pursue a career as a concert pianist, commissioned works by other major composers of the day including Britten, Copland, Ravel, Bartok and Prokofiev.

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  7. The Boston Pops to Perform at Van Wezel, 2/6Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... enjoy the delightful range of the world's first and most famous Pops orchestra. Experience the majesty of Dvorak and Copland, swing with Ellington and Gershwin, get a little crazy with Queen, and soar with the film music of John Williams . In ...

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  8. Naples Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Winter ConcertRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Gulfshore Life

    ... Trumpeter Rolf Smedvig is guest soloist. The trumpet also plays a key role in the evening's first piece, Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring. The instrument opens the famous melody line in Simple Gifts providing a herald to the most beloved part of ...

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  9. Tanglewood lineup expands as ticket sales nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... include pianist Kirill Gerstein performing Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F, veteran soprano Jessye Norman narrating Copland's "A Lincoln Portrait" and conductor Jacques Lacombe leading the orchestra for the concert that also includes Duke ...

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  10. Kate Lindsey, Evan Rogister, Ensemble LPR, Paul Muldoon: Mohammed Fairouz: Follow, PoetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... and humanity. Fairouz uses the marimba liberally, giving his piece a hue of phantasm. Listening to this recalls Copland's "Rodeo" regarding the disparate structures of the individual movements. Muldoon returns to recite Auden's "In Memory of W.B. ...

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  11. Pacific Symphony announces 2015-16 classical seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Wave

    ... Costa Mesa. St.Clair will conduct eight of those programs. The season opens Oct. 1 with a concert featuring music by Copland; a new work by the orchestra's composer-in-residence, Narong Prangcharoen; and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, with the Pacific ...

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  12. Naples Philharmonic Masterworks Trumpet in the New YearRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Gulfshore Life

    ... Trumpeter Rolf Smedvig is guest soloist. The trumpet also plays a key role in the evening's first piece, Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring. The instrument opens the famous melody line in Simple Gifts providing a herald to the most beloved part of ...

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  13. Spend an all-American afternoon with Aaron CoplandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    If you want to hear an American dream of a concert complemented by the most awesome acoustics, you simply must go to the Saenger on Sunday Jan. 19, at 2:30 p.m. for the second and final performance of the Mobile Symphony Orchestra's "American Masters: Aaron Copland" concert. At Friday night's show, MSO music director conducted the superb-sounding symphony with a light, masterful touch, that made the grand "Fanfare for the Common Man," the epic and whimsically western "Appalachian Spring," the folksy, swaggering "Billy The Kid," and more sweeping Copland masterpieces sound fresh, timeless and alive.

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  14. BMF Encore Winter Concert features Copland, Bruce, SchubertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    Breckenridge Summer Festival Orchestra artists rejoin Summit County audiences to celebrate the new year with duos by American composers Aaron Copland and David Bruce and Franz Schubert's Trio at "A New Year Encore" on Saturday, Jan. 25. Special to the Daily Breckenridge Summer Festival Orchestra artists rejoin Summit County audiences to celebrate the new year with duos by American composers Aaron Copland and David Bruce and Franz Schubert's Trio at "A New Year Encore" on Saturday, Jan. 25. What: "A New Year Encore," a presentation of the Breckenridge Music Festival Encore Winter Concert Series with Summit Music & Arts More information: For a complete listing of the Breckenridge Music Festival's 2014-15 Winter Concert Series, visit www.breckenridgemusicfestival.com .

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  15. Do you like American music?: the Mobile Symphony Orchestra's Aaron Copland concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Alabama Live

    He was born in 1900 and died in 1991. During his long and celebrated life, Copland became synonymous with the sound that defined America's wide open spaces and infinite possibilities.

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  16. Performing Arts Center Grand Opening Set For SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Dispatch

    ... the opening of the PAC, including a fanfare written by Maestro Benichou, along with well-known fanfares by Copland, Stravinsky, and Dukas. Other works by Puccini, Rossini, and Dvorak are on the program. The MSO is also collaborating with the OC ...

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  17. The Prototype Festival Turns 3, and Turns Essential With Glorious New OperasRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... occasional plaintive solos to link scenes. The musical language is conservatively "American," with a hint of Aaron Copland in its wistful open harmonies. Director Mallory Catlett met the challenge of suggesting the story's farmhouse, barnyard and ...

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  18. CSO's Next Free Happy Hour Concert to be Held 2/12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Columbus Symphony continues its Happy Hour free concert series at the Ohio Theatre on Thursday, February 12. The concert will feature guest conductor Joel Smirnoff in an approximately 90-minute performance featuring Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, Bernstein's Fancy Free, Gershwin's Lullaby for String Orchestra, and Gould's Interplay featuring guest pianist Caroline Hong. WOSU's Christopher Purdy will host, adding commentary on each of the works and interviewing the conductor throughout the evening.

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  19. Colin CurrieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    ... (525 Commerce St., Fort Worth) at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Friday, Currie takes on Aaron Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man; Saturday, he'll perform Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra composer-in-residence Jennifer Higdon's ...

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  20. Review: a Percussion Concertoa by Fort Worth SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    The music of Aaron Copland and Sergei Rachmaninoff is on this weekend's schedule of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, but the big attention-getter at Friday night's concert in Bass Hall was a piece by a third composer, Jennifer Higdon. It was the local premiere of her Percussion Concerto , with Colin Currie as the formidable soloist.

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