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The Dickinson Songs of Aaron Copland (CMS Sourcebooks in American Music Series)

The Dickinson Songs of Aaron Copland (CMS Sourcebooks in American Music Series)

by Larry Starr
     
 
Aaron Copland's song cycle Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson pays tribute to one of America's revered poets. In this book/CD-ROM package, Starr (University of Washington) analyzes the place of the work in Copland's output and describes the musical solutions devised for each poem. Commentary on the original version for soprano and piano is supplemented by

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Aaron Copland's song cycle Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson pays tribute to one of America's revered poets. In this book/CD-ROM package, Starr (University of Washington) analyzes the place of the work in Copland's output and describes the musical solutions devised for each poem. Commentary on the original version for soprano and piano is supplemented by information on Copland's later orchestrations of selected songs, a discussion of performance and interpretation, and an annotated discography. The CD-ROM contains Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson, with Copland on piano, and Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson, with the London Symphony Orchestra. Budds is affiliated with the University of Missouri. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576470923
Publisher:
Pendragon Press
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Series:
CMS Sourcebooks in American Music Series
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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