Donald Macleod continues his survey of the evocation of place in Copland's music, looking today at some works associated with New England, and his 'hit of a lifetime', Appalachian Spring.
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12 Poems of Emily Dickinson (extract)
Performer: Susan Chilcott (soprano)
Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)
Sonata for violin and piano
Performer: Glenn Dicterow (violin),
Performer: Israela Margalit (piano)
Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Susan Palma (flute),
Performer: David Singer (clarinet)
Performer: Frank Morelli (bassoon)
Performer: Wu Han (piano)
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