John Wilson / BBC Philharmonic Orchestra Copland: Orchestral Works, Vol. 3 – Symphonies – AllMusic Review by James Manheim

Copland: Orchestral Works, Vol. 3 - Symphonies

The Chandos label's cycle of Aaron Copland's orchestral works is timely and valuable, reminding listeners of where so much contemporary concert music came from (and not only in the U.S.), and bringing neglected works to light. There's an especially nice example on this third volume by the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra under John Wilson: Statements, which sounds like a product of Copland's late serialist period, but was actually written in the 1930s, just before the composer ......

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