Hailed As Important, Entertaining, And Revealing, Copland 1900 Through 1942 Is The Memoir Of One Of America S Most Respected And Loved Musical Pioneers This Is The Story Of A Self Described Brash Young Man From Brooklyn Who Went On To Become A Founding Father Of Serious American Music With Works That Include Appalachian Spring, Lincoln Portrait, The Movie Scores For Of Mice And Men And Our Town, And Numerous Orchestral And Chamber Works The Book Charts His Early Years.The Celebrations Marking Aaron Copland S Centenary Will Include Numerous Musical Festivals Such As The Tanglewood Festival, The New York City Opera, The American Musical Festival, The Library Of Congress, And. A wonderfully well written auto biography Copland took the approach of a historian in his writing about his own life Perlis articles are equally enjoyable, providing brief historical contexts, and often showing glimpses into the personal life of Copland through interviews.
- 402 pages
- Aaron Copland
- 10 November 2018 Aaron Copland