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Title An American picnic : music of Gershwin, Copland, Joplin, Grofé, and Vieuxtemps.

Publication Info. New York : Sony Masterworks, [1992]


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 Bristol, Main Library - Compact Discs  CD CLASSICAL DINNER CLASSICS AMERICAN PICNIC    Check Shelf
Description 1 audio disc (61 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Masterworks dinner classics
Masterworks dinner classics.
Performer Various performers.
Note Consists of previously released material, 1975-1989.
Compact disc.
Consists of digital & analog recordings.
Program notes (8 p.), including recipes by Martha Stewart, inserted.
Contents Porgy and Bess. Summertime / George Gershwin (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; orchestra conducted by Michel Colombier) (3:28) -- Appalachian spring. Simple gifts (3:24) ; Rodeo. Saturday night waltz (4:40) ; Rodeo. Hoedown (3:31) / Aaron Copland (London Symphony Orchestra ; Copland) -- Maple leaf rag / Scott Joplin ; arranged by John Steele Ritter (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; John Steele Ritter, piano ; Shelly Manne, drums ; Tommy Johnson, tuba) (2:36) -- Grand Canyon suite. On the trail / Ferde Grofé (André Kostelanetz and His Orchestra) (5:20) -- Appalachian spring. Very slowly; allegro / Aaron Copland (Columbia Chamber Orchestra ; Aaron Copland) (5:32) -- Bethena / Scott Joplin (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; John Steele Ritter) (5:11) -- Preludes for piano. Andante con moto e poco rubato (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; John Steele Ritter, piano ; Randy Kerber, synthesizer) (3:42) ; Porgy and Bess. Bess, you is my woman now (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; James Walker, alto flute ; orchestra conducted by Michel Colombier) (6:42) / Gershwin -- The entertainer / Joplin (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; John Steele Ritter, piano ; Tommy Johnson, tuba) (4:50) -- Music for movies. Story of Grover's Corners / Copland (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Copland) (3:09) -- Souvenir d'Amerique / Henri Vieuxtemps (Tchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra ; Lazar Gosman) (5:14) -- Rhapsody in blue. Andante / Gershwin (Ivan Davis, piano ; André Kostelanetz and His Orchestra) (3:45).
Subject Instrumental music.
Instrumental music, Arranged.
Instrumental music. (OCoLC)fst00974414
Instrumental music, Arranged. (OCoLC)fst01188398
Added Author Stewart, Martha.
Rampal, Jean-Pierre, 1922-2000. Performer.
Colombier, Michel. Conductor.
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Conductor.
Ritter, John Steele. Performer.
Manne, Shelly. Performer.
Johnson, Tommy. Performer.
Kostelanetz, Andre, 1901-1980. Conductor.
Kerber, Randy. Performer.
Walker, James. Performer.
Gosman, Lazar. cdn
Davis, Ivan. Performer.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Works. Selections; arranged.
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Orchestra music. Selections.
Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917. Piano music. Selections; arranged.
Grofé, Ferde, 1892-1972. Grand Canyon suite. On the trail.
Vieuxtemps, Henri, 1820-1881. Souvenir d'Amérique.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Columbia Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
New Philharmonia Orchestra. Performer.
Tchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra. Performer.
Standard No. 7464482572
Music No. MFK 48257 Sony Masterworks
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