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Long time ago : American songs / by Aaron Copland.

Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 (Author). Upshaw, Dawn. (Added Author). Hampson, Thomas. (Added Author). Wolff, Hugh, 1953- (Added Author). St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Germany] : Teldec, [1994]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
The 1st and 3rd works originally for voice and piano, Acc. arr. for orchestra by composer; 2nd work originally for piano, arr. for orchestra by composer; last work is excerpts from the ballet.
Title from container.
Text with French and German translations and program notes in English by Vivian Perlis with French and German translations (46 p.) in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Old American songs, set 1. The boatmen's dance (3:04) ; The dodger (2:15) ; Long time ago (3:04) ; Simple gifts (1:36) ; I bought me a cat (2:10) -- Old American songs, set 2. The little horses (2:49) ; Zion's walls (1:56) ; The golden willow tree (3:37) ; At the river (2:52) ; Ching-a-ring chaw (1:33) -- Down the country lane (2:51) -- Eight poems of Emily Dickinson. Nature, the gentlest mother (3:55) -- There came a Wind like a bugle (1:32) -- The World Feels Dusty (1:55) -- Heart, we will forget him (2:26) -- Dear March, come in (2:04) -- Sleep is supposed to be (2:43) -- Going to Heaven (2:50) -- The Chariot (3:08) -- Bill the Kid: Waltz (3:51) -- Prairie Night (4:42) -- Celebration Dance (2:15) --
Participant or Performer Note:
Dawn Upshaw, soprano (3rd work) ; Thomas Hampson, tenor (1st work) ; the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra ; Hugh Wolff, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded at Ordway Music Theatre, St. Paul, Minn., Sept. 1992 (1st-2nd and 4th works) and Sept. 1993 (3rd work).
Language Note:
Sung in English.
Subject: Songs > United States.
Dickenson, Emily.

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