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TOWER: Made in America / Tambor / Concerto for Orchestra

Joan Tower’s bold and energetic music, with its striking imagery and novel structural forms, has won her large, enthusiastic audiences. Made in America is a fantasy on the theme of the unofficial national anthem, America the Beautiful, and its orchestration depicts the color and landscape of the country. The work has already been performed in all fifty states, an unprecedented achievement for a brand-new composition. The rhythmically driven Tambor demonstrates Tower’s self-proclaimed passion for percussion, and her Concerto for Orchestra features solo passages from individual instruments, requiring precision and virtuosity from soloists and ensemble alike.


Tower, Joan

  Made in America
1.   Made in America 00:13:12
  Tambor
2.   Tambor 00:14:03
  Concerto for Orchestra
3.   Part I 00:15:41
4.   Part II 00:13:01

Total Playing Time: 00:55:57






Composer(s):
Tower, Joan

Conductor(s):
Slatkin, Leonard

Orchestra(s):
Nashville Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Orchestral

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.559328

Barcode: 636943932827

Physical Release: 05/2007

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