Aaron Copland

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Aaron Copland was the leading American classical composer of the 20th century, particularly from about 1925 to 1970.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Appalachian Spring, concert suite for full orchestra 1945 Orchestral Ballet
Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3) 1942 Band Music
Rodeo, selections from the ballet (including "Four Dance Episodes") 1942 Ballet Orchestral
El Salón México, for orchestra 1933 Orchestral
Clarinet Concerto 1947 Concerto
Billy the Kid, ballet 1938 Ballet
Poems (12) of Emily Dickinson, song cycle for voice & piano (orchestrated 1970 as "Poems (8) of Emily Dickinson") 1949 Vocal Music
Old American Songs, for voice & piano, Book 1 1950 Vocal Music
Old American Songs, for voice & piano, Book 2 1952 Vocal Music
Quiet City, for English horn, trumpet & strings (from the incidental music) 1941 Concerto Orchestral
Danzón Cubano, for 2 pianos (or orchestra [1945]) 1942 Keyboard
Lincoln Portrait, for speaker & orchestra 1942 Miscellaneous (Classical) Orchestral
Rodeo, ballet 1942 Ballet
Piano Sonata 1939 Keyboard
The Red Pony, suite for orchestra 1948 Orchestral
The Tender Land, opera 1952 Opera
Symphony No. 3 1944 Symphony
Piano Variations 1930 Keyboard
An Outdoor Overture, for orchestra or band 1937 Orchestral
Piano Concerto 1926 Concerto
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