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New York

Episode 5 of 6

1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 11 December 2012

The fifth of six programmes in which Mary Ann Kennedy looks at the character of an international city through its classical music. Today: New York.

Music Played

17 items
  • Image for Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra Theme from New York, New York

    Composer: Kander & Ebb

    Frank Sinatra: Best of the Best

  • Image for Aaron Copland

    Aaron Copland Hoe Down

    Artist: San Fransisco Symphony Orchestra

    Copland the Populist

  • Image for Leonard Bernstein

    Leonard Bernstein 'Tonight' from West Side Story

    Artist: Natalie Wood and Richard Beymer

    West Side Story

  • Image for Mormon Tabernacle Choir

    Mormon Tabernacle Choir When the Saints

    Composer: Trad

    The Essential Music of America

  • Image for London Symphony Orchestra

    London Symphony Orchestra New World Symphony - Last Movement

    Composer: Dvorak

    Dvorak – The Symphonies

  • Image for Wiyos

    Wiyos Green Bottle #6

    Broken Land Bell

  • Image for Renée Fleming

    Renée Fleming Summertime

    Composer: Gershwin

    Renee Fleming By Request

  • Image for Emmanuel Pahud

    Emmanuel Pahud Assobio a jato

    Composer: Villa Lobos

    Villa Lobos

  • Image for Steve Reich

    Steve Reich Electric Counterpoint

    Artist: Pat Metheny

    Reich – Different Trains/Electric Counterpoint

  • Image for John Williams

    John Williams Starwars (Main Theme)

    Artist: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

    The Essential Music of America

  • Image for Leonard Bernstein

    Leonard Bernstein New York, New York

    Artist: London Symphony Orchestra

    On The Town

  • Image for George Gershwin

    George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue

    Artist: Cleveland Orchestra

    Classics I – Cinema Gala

  • Image for Jennifer Larmore

    Jennifer Larmore My Native Land

    Composer: Charles Ives

    My Native Land

  • Image for Samuel Barber

    Samuel Barber Adagio

    Artist: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

    The Essential Music of America

  • Image for William H. Stepp

    William H. Stepp Bonaparte's Retreat

    Country Hits Volume 1

  • Image for National Youth Choir of Scotland

    National Youth Choir of Scotland Four American Carols

    Composer: Richard Rodney Bennett

    BBC Recording

  • Image for John Philip Sousa

    John Philip Sousa The Stars and Stripes Forever

    Artist: Keith Brion and his New Sousa Band

    The Only America Album You’ll Ever Need


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