Annotation

a bit ambiguous if the recording dates refer to all recordings or to just "The Heiress Suite". i've added them to just the latter for now. (recording took place on just those two dates, ie 1991-11-22 and 1992-04-18)

http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11054272?versionId=46573820

Annotation last modified on 2014-11-14 09:49 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Red Pony: Morning on the Ranch
Aaron Copland 4:37
2 The Red Pony: The Gift
Aaron Copland 4:52
3 The Red Pony: Dream March
Aaron Copland 2:27
4 The Red Pony: Circus Music
Aaron Copland 1:49
5 The Red Pony: Walk to the Bunkhouse
Aaron Copland 2:43
6 The Red Pony: Grandfather's Story
Aaron Copland 3:47
7 The Red Pony: Happy Ending
Aaron Copland 3:10
8 Our Town
Aaron Copland 9:06
9 The Heiress Suite
Aaron Copland 8:14
10 Music for Movies: New England Countryside
Aaron Copland 5:10
11 Music for Movies: Barley Wagons
Aaron Copland 2:11
12 Music for Movies: Sunday Traffic
Aaron Copland 2:28
13 Music for Movies: Grover's Corners
Aaron Copland 2:23
14 Music for Movies: Threshing Machines
Aaron Copland 3:00
15 Prairie Journal (Music for Radio)
Aaron Copland 11:41

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Arnold Freed (1990) (track 9)
composer:
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1937) (track 15)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1939) (tracks 10–12, 14)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1940) (track 13)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1940 – 1944) (track 8)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1948) (tracks 1–7)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1949) (track 9)
conductor:
Leonard Slatkin (tracks 1–15)
orchestra:
recorded at:
Powell Hall in St. Louis, Missouri, United States (1991-11-22 – 1992-04-18) (track 9)
part of:
Music for Movies Suite (tracks 10–14)
The Red Pony Suite (for orchestra) (tracks 1–7)
partial recording of:
recording of:
Music for Movies Suite: I. New England Countryside (originally from the 1939 documentary "The City") (track 10)
Music for Movies Suite: II. Barley Wagons (originally from the 1939 film "Of Mice and Men") (track 11)
Music for Movies Suite: III. Sunday Traffic (originally from the 1939 documentary "The City") (track 12)
Music for Movies Suite: IV. Grover’s Corners (originally from the 1940 film "Our Town") (track 13)
Music for Movies Suite: V. Threshing Machines (originally from the 1939 film "Of Mice and Men") (track 14)
Our Town (suite based on music from the soundtrack of the 1940 film) (track 8)
Prairie Journal (formerly "Music for Radio: Saga of the Prairie" till 1968) (track 15)
The Red Pony Suite: II. The Gift (for orchestra) (track 2)
The Red Pony Suite: VI. Happy Ending (for orchestra) (track 7)
The Heiress Suite (suite based on music from the 1949 film "The Heiress") (1991-11-22 – 1992-04-18) (track 9)

Release

liner notes: Steven Ledbetter (liner notes)
ASIN: US: B000003FHI [info]