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Leonard Slatkin – The American Collection

Leonard Slatkin – The American Collection
  • wykonawca: Leonard Slatkin
  • tytuł: Leonard Slatkin - The American Collection
  • premiera: 27-04-2018
  • nośnik nr kat: 19075816372 ( 13 CD )

Leonard Slatkin – The American Collection to kolejna pozycja z cyklu Sony Classical Masters Series, w którym odnajdą Państwo największych wykonawców muzyki klasycznej w ich najlepszych kreacjach artystycznych.
W latach 1979 – 1996 Leonard Slatkin piastował stanowisko dyrektora muzycznego St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. Pod jego kierownictwem orkiestra St. Louis stała się jednym z przodujących amerykańskich zespołów filharmonicznych. Nagrała 30 płyt, nadawała cotygodniowe koncerty radiowe i odbyła pięć zagranicznych tournée po Europie i Azji.

CD: 1
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Leroy Anderson
Belle of the Ball
The Phantom Regiment
The First Day of Spring
Sleigh Ride
Plink, Plank, Plunk!
Blue Tango
Forgotten Dreams
Bugler’s Holiday
The Penny-Whistle Song
Clarinet Candy
Horse and Buggy
A Trumpeter’s Lullaby
Fiddle Faddle
Jazz Pizzicato
Jazz Legato
The Syncopated Clock
Sandpaper Ballet
The Typewriter
The Waltzing Cat
Home Stretch
CD: 2
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Anne Bradstreet;Conrad Aiken;E.E. Cummings;Edgar Allan Poe;Edna St. Vincent Millay;Frank O’Hara;Gertrude Stein;Gregory Nunzio Corso;Julia de Burgos;June Jordan;Langston Hughes;Lawrence Ferlinghetti;Leonard Bernstein; Walt Whitman
Songfest – A Cycle of American Poems for Six Singers and Orchestra
I. Opening Hymn
To the Poem
II. Three Solos
1. The Pennycandystore Beyond the El
2. A Julia de Burgos
3. To What You Said
III. Three Ensembles
1. Duet: “I, Too, Sing America”
2. Trio “To My Dear and Loving Husband”
3. Duet: “Storyette H.M.”
IV. Sextet
“If you can’t eat you got to”
V. Three Solos
1. “Music I Heard With You”
2. “Zizi’s Lament”
3. Sonnet: “What My Lips Have Kissed”
VI. Closing Hymn
Seven Anniversaries
Seven Anniversaries, No. 5: In Memoriam Nathalie Kossevitzky
CD: 3
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Aaron Coplan
Symphony for Organ and Orchestra (1924)
I. Andante
II. Scherzo
III. Finale – Lento
Dance Symphony (1929)
I. Introduction
II. Andante moderato
III. Allegro vivo
Short Symphony (Symphony No. 2) [1932-33]
I. Incisivo
II. Espressivo
III. Presto e ritmico
Orchestral Variations (1957)
CD: 4
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Aaron Coplan
The Red Pony
Morning on the Ranch
The Gift
Dream March
Circus Music
Walk to the Bunkhouse
Grandfather’s Story
Happy Ending
Our Town
The Heiress Suite
Music for Movies
New England Countryside (From “The City”)
Barley Wagons (From “Of Mice and Men”)
Sunday Traffic (From “The City”)
Grovers Corners (From “Our Town”)
Threshing Machines (From “Of Mice and Men”)
Prairie Journal (Music for Radio)
CD: 5
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Aaron Copland
Symphony No. 3
I. Molto moderato
II. Allegro molto
III. Andantino quasi allegretto
IV. Molto deliberato
Music for a Great City
Night Thoughts
Subway Jam
Toward the Bridge
CD: 6
National Symphony Orchestra;
John Corigliano
Of Rage and Remembrance (Chaconne based upon Symphony No. 1, Movement III)
Symphony No. 1
I. Apologue. Of Rage and Remembrance
II. Tarantella
III. Chaconne. Giulio’s Song
IV. Epilogue
CD: 7
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
John Corigliano
Fantasia on an Ostinato (Version for Orchestra)
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
I. Molto allegro
II. Scherzo
III. Andante appassionato
IV. Allegro
CD: 8
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Charles Ives
Three Places in New England
The “St. Gaudens” in Boston Common
Putnam’s Camp, Redding, Connecticut
The Housatonic at Stockbridge
March III with the air “Old Kentucky Home”
The Unanswered Question
Central Park in the Dark
fugue in Four Keys on “The Shining Shore”
Symphony No. 3 “The Camp Meeting”
1. Old Folks Gatherin’ – Andante maestoso
2. Children’s Day – Allegro
3. Communion – Largo
CD: 9
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
William Schuman
American Festival Overture
New England Triptych
I. Be glad then, America
II. When Jesus wept
III. Chester
Variations on “America”
Symphony No. 10, “American Muse”
I. Con fuoco
II. Larghissimo
III. Presto – Andantino – Leggero _ Pesante
CD: 10
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Walter Piston
The Incredible Flutist
Introduction: Siesta in the Marketplace
Entrance of the Vendors
Entrance of the Customer
Tango of the Merchant’s Daughters
Arrival of the Circus
Circus March
The Flutist
Spanish Waltz
Siciliana: Dance of the Flutist and the Merchant’s Daughter
Polka Finale
Three New England Sketches
I. Seaside
II. Summer Evening
III. Mountains
Symphony No. 6
I. Fluendo espressivo
II. Leggerissimo vivace
III. Adagio sereno
IV. Allegro energico
CD: 11
Evelyn Glennie
Joseph Schwantner
Velocities (Moto perpetuo) for solo marimba
National Symphony Orchestra
Joseph Schwantner
Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra
I. Con forza
II. Misterioso
III. Ritmo con brio
New Morning for the World: “Daybreak of Freedom”
CD: 12:
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Aaron Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man
Morton Gould – American Salute
John Philip Sousa- Washington Post March
William Schuman – New England Triptych
III. Chester
Charles Ives – Variations on “America”
Morton Gould – American Symphonette No. 2
Victor Herbert – Babes in Toyland
March of the Toys
Joan Tower – Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No. 1
Aaron Copland – Rodeo
Virgil Thomson – The Plow that Broke the Plains
Pastoral (Grass)
Ferde Grofé – Grand Canyon Suite
On The Trail
Katherine Gladney Wells – Minor Reflection
America the Beautiful
John Philip Sousa – The Stars and Stripes Forever
Traditional – Taps
John Stafford Smith – The Star-Spangled Banner
CD: 13
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Aaron Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man
William Schuman – New England Triptych
I. Be glad then, America
Dudley Buck – Festival Overture on the “Star Spangled Banner”
Edwin Eugene Bagley – National Emblem March
Virgil Thomson – Fugue and Chorale on “Yankee Doodle” for Orchestra
Victor Herbert – American Fantasia for Orchestra
John Philip Sousa – El Capitan
Julia Ward Howe – Battle Hymn of the Republic
Richard Hayman – Servicemen on Parade for Orchestra
Aaron Copland – Lincoln Portraits