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COPLAND, A.: Rodeo / Dance Panels / El salon Mexico / Danzon cubano (Detroit Symphony, Slatkin)

    






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COPLAND, A.: Rodeo / Dance Panels / El salon Mexico / Danzon cubano (Detroit Symphony, Slatkin)

While Copland’s hugely successful celebration of the American West, Rodeo, has become an American classic, Dance Panels is barely known despite working beautifully as a concert work. Based on popular Mexican melodies, the glittering, even exotic El Salón Mexico is one of Copland’s most frequently performed works. Of his rhythmically complex Danzón Cubano, inspired by a visit to a dance hall in Cuba, in which there were two orchestras playing at both ends, the composer himself wrote: “I did not attempt to reproduce an authentic Cuban sound but felt free to add my own touches of displaced accents and unexpected silent beats.” GRAMMY® Award-winning conductor Leonard Slatkin’s recording of Copland’s Lincoln Portrait (8.559373–74) received “the kind of performance that brought tears to my eyes” (Audiophile Audition).


Copland, Aaron

  Rodeo
1.   I. Buckaroo Holiday 00:07:55
2.   II. Corral Nocturne 00:03:47
3.   III. Ranch House Party 00:03:19
4.   IV. Saturday Night Waltz 00:05:01
5.   V. Hoe Down 00:04:47
  Dance Panels
6.   I. Introduction: Moderato (Tempo di valzer) - Espressivo un poco rubato 00:03:47
7.   II. Allegretto con tenerezza (Un poco rubato) 00:04:21
8.   III. Scherzando - Moderato 00:04:02
9.   IV. Pas de trois: Lento 00:04:10
10.   V. Con brio 00:03:36
11.   VI. Con moto 00:01:33
12.   VII. Molto ritmico - Coda - Come prima - Moderato 00:04:48
  El salon Mexico
13.   El salon Mexico 00:11:55
  Danzon cubano
14.   Danzon Cubano 00:07:12

Total Playing Time: 01:10:13






Composer(s):
Copland, Aaron

Conductor(s):
Slatkin, Leonard

Orchestra(s):
Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Ballet; Orchestral

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.559758

Barcode: 636943975824

Physical Release: 06/2013

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