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Part 08: Copland's Hoe Down

Duration: 05:09

Aaron Copland (1900 – 1990)- Hoe Down from Rodeo

Andrew Manze conducts the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in music from 20th century North America, inspired by the image of dancing cowboys. This piece uses the full orchestra, including a piano, and lots of percussion instruments including bass drum, cymbals and tambourine.

Available since: Mon 19 Nov 2012

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Anatomy of an Orchestra

Associate Guest Conductor Andrew Manze explains to schools how an orchestra works.

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