Aaron Copland
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1900-11-14
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Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music. Instrumental in forging a distinctly American style of composition, in his ...

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Biography

Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music. Instrumental in forging a distinctly American style of composition, in his later years he was often referred to as "the Dean of American Composers" and is best known to the public for the works he wrote in the 1930s and 1940s in a deliberately accessible style often referred to as "populist" and which the composer labeled his "vernacular" style. Works in this vein include the ballets Appalachian Spring, Billy the Kid and Rodeo, his Fanfare for the Common Man and Third Symphony. The open, slowly changing harmonies of many of his works are archetypical of what many people consider to be the sound of American music, evoking the vast American landscape and pioneer spirit. In addition to his ballets and orchestral works, he produced music in many other genres including chamber music, vocal works, opera and film scores.

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Appalachian Spring (Opening)
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Appalachian Spring (Opening) Appalachian Spring (Opening) Appalachian Spring (Opening) Appalachian Spring (Opening)
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Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion
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Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion
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Appalachian spring - vi: As at first; vii: Doppio movimento; vii: Moderato
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Appalachian spring - vi: As at first; vii: Doppio movimento; vii: Moderato Appalachian spring - vi: As at first; vii: Doppio movimento; vii: Moderato Appalachian spring - vi: As at first; vii: Doppio movimento; vii: Moderato Appalachian spring - vi: As at first; vii: Doppio movimento; vii: Moderato
Aaron Copland
Quiet City
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Quiet City Quiet City Quiet City Quiet City
Aaron Copland
Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz
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Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.3; Saturday night waltz
Aaron Copland
from Quiet City
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from Quiet City from Quiet City from Quiet City from Quiet City
Aaron Copland
Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments)
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Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments) Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments) Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments) Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments)
Aaron Copland
Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.1; Buckaroo holiday (Allegro con spirito)
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Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.1; Buckaroo holiday (Allegro con spirito) Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.1; Buckaroo holiday (Allegro con spirito) Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.1; Buckaroo holiday (Allegro con spirito) Rodeo - 4 dance episodes, no.1; Buckaroo holiday (Allegro con spirito)
Aglika Genova, Liuben Dimitrov & Aaron Copland
Danzon Cubano vers. for 2 pianos
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Danzon Cubano vers. for 2 pianos Danzon Cubano vers. for 2 pianos Danzon Cubano vers. for 2 pianos Danzon Cubano vers. for 2 pianos
Bob Chilcott
Simple gifts - trad. American arr. for male chorus
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Simple gifts - trad. American arr. for male chorus Simple gifts - trad. American arr. for male chorus Simple gifts - trad. American arr. for male chorus Simple gifts - trad. American arr. for male chorus
Aaron Copland
Symphony No. 3 (iv. Fanfare)
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Symphony No. 3 (iv. Fanfare) Symphony No. 3 (iv. Fanfare) Symphony No. 3 (iv. Fanfare) Symphony No. 3 (iv. Fanfare)
Aaron Copland
The Lark
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The Lark The Lark The Lark The Lark
Ian Brown, Aaron Copland & Rebecca Gilliver
Waltz from Billy the Kid
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Waltz from Billy the Kid Waltz from Billy the Kid Waltz from Billy the Kid Waltz from Billy the Kid
Aaron Copland
The Red Pony Suite: Morning on the Ranch; Walk to the Bunkhouse
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The Red Pony Suite: Morning on the Ranch; Walk to the Bunkhouse The Red Pony Suite: Morning on the Ranch; Walk to the Bunkhouse The Red Pony Suite: Morning on the Ranch; Walk to the Bunkhouse The Red Pony Suite: Morning on the Ranch; Walk to the Bunkhouse
Aaron Copland
Appalachian spring - suite vers. for orchestra [1945], no.7; Doppio movimento...
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Appalachian spring - suite vers. for orchestra [1945], no.7; Doppio movimento... Appalachian spring - suite vers. for orchestra [1945], no.7; Doppio movimento... Appalachian spring - suite vers. for orchestra [1945], no.7; Doppio movimento... Appalachian spring - suite vers. for orchestra [1945], no.7; Doppio movimento...
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Fanfare for a common man
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Fanfare for a common man Fanfare for a common man Fanfare for a common man Fanfare for a common man
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Piano Sonata, 2nd movement
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Piano Sonata, 2nd movement Piano Sonata, 2nd movement Piano Sonata, 2nd movement Piano Sonata, 2nd movement
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Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town and Mexican Dance
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Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town and Mexican Dance Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town and Mexican Dance Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town and Mexican Dance Billy the Kid: Street in a frontier town and Mexican Dance
Aaron Copland
Rodeo - 4 dance episodes; no.3; Saturday night waltz
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Rodeo - 4 dance episodes; no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes; no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes; no.3; Saturday night waltz Rodeo - 4 dance episodes; no.3; Saturday night waltz
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The Red pony - film suite, Morning on the ranch
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The Red pony - film suite, Morning on the ranch The Red pony - film suite, Morning on the ranch The Red pony - film suite, Morning on the ranch The Red pony - film suite, Morning on the ranch
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Billy the Kid
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Billy the Kid Billy the Kid Billy the Kid Billy the Kid
Aaron Copland
El Salon Mexico
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El Salon Mexico El Salon Mexico El Salon Mexico El Salon Mexico
Aaron Copland
4 Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo
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4 Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo 4 Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo 4 Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo 4 Dance Episodes from ‘Rodeo
Philippe Schartz, Aaron Copland, sarah-jayne porsmoguer, BBC National Orchestra of Wales & Ben Gernon
Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings
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Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings Quiet city for cor anglais, trumpet and strings
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Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion
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Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion Fanfare for the common man for brass and percussion
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Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet
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Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet Rodeo (Hoe-down), arr. M Thomas for string quartet
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Biography

Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music. Instrumental in forging a distinctly American style of composition, in his later years he was often referred to as "the Dean of American Composers" and is best known to the public for the works he wrote in the 1930s and 1940s in a deliberately accessible style often referred to as "populist" and which the composer labeled his "vernacular" style. Works in this vein include the ballets Appalachian Spring, Billy the Kid and Rodeo, his Fanfare for the Common Man and Third Symphony. The open, slowly changing harmonies of many of his works are archetypical of what many people consider to be the sound of American music, evoking the vast American landscape and pioneer spirit. In addition to his ballets and orchestral works, he produced music in many other genres including chamber music, vocal works, opera and film scores.

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