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  1. JEFF JACOBYScrap the NEA, and America's arts scene will thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... works were performed everywhere from opulent East Coast playhouses to makeshift stages in Western saloons. Aaron Copland required no NEA handouts to compose his greatest music - "Appalachian Spring," "A Lincoln Portrait," "Fanfare for the Common ...

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  2. WindSync wants to change the way you think about wind quintetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... part of our programming." LaMoure said WindSync is influenced by American composers like Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland, who incorporated different musical traditions in their work. "We're really inspired by any music that tells a story or that ...

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  3. Aram Demirjian offers drama and confidence on the podium in Fresno Philharmonic concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    ... fourth of six candidates for conductor of the Fresno Philharmonic. Aram Demirjian is a big fan of the composer Aaron Copland. So it must have been a thrill on Sunday for Demirjian, the fourth candidate in the Fresno Philharmonic's season-long search ...

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  4. How Did Aaron Copland's 'Fanfare For The Common Man' Get Its Name?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Forward

    For the latest episode of WNYC's Fishko Files, a radio show dealing with art and culture, Sara Fishko, the show's host, tackled an old American classic - Aaron Copland's "Fanfare For The Common Man" which is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. On her program, Fishko invites scholars of music and history to discuss the genesis and impact of the composer's most famous piece.

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  5. Juneau Symphony winter concerts Feb. 11-12Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Conductor Troy Quinn and the Juneau Symphony will perform music by great American composers for its winter "American Roots" concerts. Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man and Barber's Adagio for Strings will be highlights of the performance, as will the brass in a stirring trumpet solo on John Williams's soundtrack from Lincoln as well as a trombone showstopper in Anderson's Bugler's Holiday.

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  6. Symphony to Premiere Leshnoff's 'Clarinet Concerto' for West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Noozhawk

    The Santa Barbara Symphony, under the baton of Maestro Nir Kabaretti, will present the West Coast premiere of composer Jonathan Leshnoff's "Clarinet Concerto," a work co-commissioned by the Philadelphia Orchestra, at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, in the Granada Theatre, 1214 State St. There will be an encore concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12. The program, featuring Santa Barbara Symphony principal clarinetist Donald Foster, will include Schubert's "Unfinished" Symphony No. 8 and Aaron Copland's "Symphony No.

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  7. Santa Barbara Symphony to Premiere Leshnoff Clarinet Concerto for West CoastRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Tickets are now available. The program also will include Schubert's beloved "Unfinished" Symphony No. 8 and Aaron Copland's powerful Symphony No. 3, with its famed Fanfare for the Common Man theme. "This concert program is truly remarkable. Not only ...

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  8. Trump's hiring freeze annoys unions - but could save...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Salon.com

    ... claim made by government employee unions and their supporters is that they stand up for the little guy. Cue Aaron Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man." But the reality is more complex. Public sector unions are increasingly becoming bastions of ...

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  9. Steve Zabilski: 20 years of serving - the common man' at St. Vincent de PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... the world's largest. With such high numbers, it's easy to see why a certain World War II-era instrumental, Aaron Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man," fits right in. A decorative copy of Copland's music sheet hangs among the framed photos of ...

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  10. Arts and crafts and comedy are among the things to do in London this weekend.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Enfield Independent

    ... of American and sultry impassioned tango from Argentina. En route they take in music from Percy Grainger and Aaron Copland inspired by the folk traditions of the UK and the USA. Two of the best folk musicians in the country will be playing: ...

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  11. Composer, Steve Hackman's speedy mashup demonstrates staying powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... crept up, and Hackman scrambled to find a concept. Drawing inspiration from his successful 2012 combination of Aaron Copland and up-and-coming indie artist Bon Iver, Hackman blended Brahms' First Symphony - already on the Indianapolis symphony's ...

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  12. A Tale of Two ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The American Scholar

    ... plush string sound and bright, resonant brass was once known. The program included Beethoven's Fifth Symphony and Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, and Van Cliburn appeared as soloist in the Grieg Piano Concerto. Not everyone, however, was ...

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  13. Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra will feature Willis Delony in "American Vistas" on Jan. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Advocate

    The Masterworks concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, in the Raising Cane's River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 St. Louis St. The concert explores a panorama of truly American music with a lineup of Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings," Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring," John Corigliano's "Gazebo Dances" and the world premiere of Gregory Yasinitsky's "Jazz Concerto for Piano and Orchestra," featuring Willis on the piano. In a career spanning over three decades, Delony has won acclaim as one of the nation's leading classical/jazz crossover artists.

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  14. John Hagon directs Cape Community Orchestra Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... majored in music education. He was offered the opportunity to conduct the “Outdoor Overture” of Aaron Copland, which he had previously played under Copland's direction in a Copland festival concert sponsored by the college symphony ...

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  15. Classical: Top brass in concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... people, whereas the melody for Fnugg Red is inspired by American bluegrass music and the music of composer Aaron Copland." "Over the last 50 years," he continues, " fine composers such as Ralph Vaughan Williams, Paul Hindemith and Krzystof ...

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  16. Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now and French Institute Alliance Française Present Silent VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ryan Muncy, Mariel Roberts, Katie Schoepflin, and Patrick Swoboda Silent Voices is generously supported by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music; the Amphion Foundation; Charles J. and Irene F. Hamm; the Howard Gilman Foundation; the Laurie M. Tisch ...

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  17. Trump and Celebrity Approval: You Can't Always Get What You WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | The New Yorker

    ... Simple Gifts," composed and arranged for the event by John Williams, with references to the Shaker song and to Aaron Copland. The biggest controversy involved cold weather, classical instruments, and recorded music . At the Neighborhood Ball, for ...

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  18. Alabama smoothly hands off to SarkisianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... players and coaches streamed into the room to meet reporters as the sound system in Amalie Arena played Aaron Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man," a walk that had to feel excruciating except to the megalomaniacal. Then, Steve Sarkisian sat at one ...

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  19. Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now and French Institute Alliance Française Present Silent VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ryan Muncy, Mariel Roberts, Katie Schoepflin, and Patrick Swoboda Silent Voices is generously supported by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music; the Amphion Foundation; Charles J. and Irene F. Hamm; the Howard Gilman Foundation; the Laurie M. Tisch ...

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  20. Banjo player Bela Fleck brings a The Impostera to East Texas Symphony Orchestra concert Jan. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Bela Fleck, considered by many to be one of the world's best banjo players, will perform with the East Texas Symphony Orchestra on Jan. 14. The concert will include "The Imposter," a piece for banjo and orchestra written by Fleck. The program also will feature Aaron Copland's "Buckaroo Holiday" and Edward Elgar's popular "Enigma Variations."

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