Aaron Copland
Awards Won
Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition
Academy Awards for Best Music
Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Guggenheim Fellowship
Kennedy Center Honor
Pulitzer Prize for Music
Academy Award for Original Music Score
Cause Of Death
Alzheimer's disease
Respiratory failure
Schools
Fontainebleau Schools
Age
Dec. at 90 (1900-1990)
Credits (Film)
He Got Game
The Heiress
The Red Pony
Of Mice and Men
The North Star
Something Wild
Our Town
The City
Appalachian Spring
145 W. 21
Works Written
What to Listen for in Music
Our new music
Como Escuchar La Musica
Copland On Music
Come ascoltare la musica
Symphony for organ and orchestra
Musica E Imaginacion
[As it fell upon a day] As it fell upon a day
Copland Since 1943
Copland 1900 Through 1942
The selected correspondence of Aaron Copland
Sextet for string quartet
clarinet and piano
The tender land
Música y músicos contemporáneos
The New Music 1900-1960
The second hurricane
Music and imagination
Aaron Copland
Copland - Ballet Suites
The Copland Piano Collection
Art Songs And Arias
The pleasures of music
Nonet
for strings
Credits
He Got Game
The Heiress
The Red Pony
Of Mice and Men
The North Star
Something Wild
Our Town
The City
Appalachian Spring
145 W. 21
Birthdate
1900-11-14
Birthplace
New York City
USA
New York
Films Acted In
145 W. 21
Nationality
United States of America
Parents
Sarah Mittenthal Copland
Harris Morris Copland
Genres (Music)
Opera
Ballet
Ballet
Art song
Classical music
Film score
20th-century classical music
Labels
Columbia
Albums
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
El salón México / Appalachian Spring / Rodeo / Dance Symphony / Fanfare for the Common Man (Detroit Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Antal Doráti)
Fanfare For The Common Man
Copland: Quiet City
Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson / Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Capricorn Concerto / Gershwin: Summertime
Popular Orchestral Works
Copland: Billy the Kid / Rodeo
Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite
Appalachian Spring (Original Chamber Version)
Music for the Theatre
Latin American Sketches
Quiet City (The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra feat. conductor: Hugh Wolff)
Long Time Ago (The Saint-Paul Chamber Orchestra feat. conductor: Hugh Wolff
soprano: Dawn Upshaw
baritone: Thomas Hampson)
Appalachian Spring / Rodeo / Billy the Kid / Fanfare for the Common Man
A Copland Celebration
Volume 3 (New York Philharmonic and Choral Art Society feat. conductor: Aaron Copland)
Great American Landscapes
Clarinet Concerto
Etc. (New York Chamber Symphony feat. conductor: Gerard Schwartz)
Music for Films (Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Leonard Slatkin)
Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid
Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid / Fanfare for the Common Man
American Classics: Billy the Kid / Rodeo / In the Beginning
Appalachian Spring (New York Philharmonic feat. conductor: Leonard Bernstein)
BBC Music
Volume 9
Number 2: Billy the Kid
etc.
Appalachian Spring
The Tender Land
Billy the Kid
El Salon Mexico / Concerto for Clarinet and String Orchestra / Music for the Theatre / Connotations for Orchestra
CBS Great Performances
Volume 14: Billy The Kid / Rodeo
Aaron Copland: Piano Sonata and Other Works
Fanfare for the Common Man / Rodeo / Appalachian Spring (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Louis Lane)
The Music of America (Cincinnati Pops Orchestra feat. conductor: Erich Kunzel)
Ives / Brant: A Concord Symphony / Copland: Organ Symphony (San Franciscio Symphony feat. conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas
organ: Paul Jacobs)
Rodeo; Billy the Kid - Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
David Zinman cond.
Orchestral Works
Appalachian Spring / Short Symphony / 3 Latin American Sketches / Quiet City
He Got Game: Motion Picture Soundtrack
Copland: Appalachian Spring; Rodeo; Billy the Kid; Fanfare for the Common Man (Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava)
conductor: Stephen Gunzenhauser)
Billy the Kid / Rodeo
Third Symphony & Music for the Theatre
Copland: The Populist (San Francisco Symphony feat. conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas)
Billy the Kid & Symphony #3
Symphony no. 3 / Billy the Kid (Suite)
BBC Music
Volume 15
Number 2: American Landmarks: Copland
Ives & Harris
Fanfare for the Common Man / Billy The Kid / El Salón México / Hoe-Down From 'Rodeo' / Appalachian Spring (The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Philip Ellis)
Fanfare for the Common Man / Appalachian Spring / Symphony no. 3
Appalachian Spring (Ballet Suite) / Clarinet Concerto
Bernstein Century: Symphony No. 3 / Symphony for Organ and Orchestra
A Centenary Tribute
Lincoln Portait & Other Works (Cincinnati Pops Orchestra feat. conductor: Erich Kunzel)
The Young Pioneers: The Complete Music for Solo Piano
Appalachian Spring
A Copland Celebration
Volume 1
Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid / Rodeo
Sextet - Piano Quartet - Vitebsk - 3 String Quartet Pieces (The Vanbrugh Quartet)
Symphony No. 3 / Quiet City
Fanfare for the Common Man / On Aaron Copland
the Man and His Music
Copland: Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid (RCA Victor Basic 100: Volume 51)
Paul Jacobs Plays Blues
Ballads & Rags
Concerto for Clarinet
Strings
Harp
and Piano (feat. clarinet: Guy Yehuda)
My Name Is Barbara
Appalachian Spring / Fanfare for the Common Man / Clarinet Concerto
Music of Barber and Copland (Pacific Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Keith Clark)
Appalachian Spring / Billy the Kid / Rodeo / El Salón México
Symphony No. 3 / Danzón Cubano / El Salon Mexico (Dallas Symphony Orchestra cond. Eduardo Mata)
Copland: Piano Music (Ramon Salvatore)
Billy the Kid / Rodeo
Piano Fantasy / Piano Sonata / Piano Variations (Benjamin Pasternak)
A Copland Celebration
Volume 2
Fanfare for the Common Man: The Music of Aaron Copland
Great Copland Ballets
Bernstein's America
Benny Goodman Collector's Edition: Compositions & Collaborations
Meditations for a Quiet Night
Bernstein Century: Appalachian Spring / Rodeo / Billy the Kid / Fanfare for the Common Man
Copland & Bernstein: American Ballet
Above and Beyond: Music for Wind Band
Copland: Appalachian Spring / Schuman: American Festival Overture / Barber: Adagio for Strings / Bernstein: Candida Overture
The Royal Edition
Volume 27: Latin-American Orchestral Works
An American in Prague: Aaron Copland conducts the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Barber: Adagio for Strings / Ives: Symphony No. 3 / Copland: Quiet City
The Copland Collection: Early Orchestral Works
Music for the Theatre / Concerto for Piano and Orchestra / Connotations for Orchestra / El Salón México (New York Philharmonic feat. conductor: Leonard Bernstein)
Copland Conducts Copland
The Essential Clarinet
Copland and Bernstein: Greatest Hits
El Salón México / Dance Symphony / Fanfare for the Common Man / Four Dance Episodes From "Rodeo" (Detroit Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Antal Dorati)
The Copland Collection
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue / Barber: Adagio for Strings / Copland: Appalachian Spring
Rodeo (Four Dance Episodes) / The Red Pony (Suite) / Prairie Journal / Letter from Home (Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: JoAnn Falletta)
Concertos for Clarinet
Dance Symphony / Short Symphony / Organ Symphony
Copland's Greatest Hits
Appalachian Spring / El Salon Mexico / Old American Songs / Fanfare for the Common Man
Orchestral Masterpieces (Utah Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Of The Air
Vienna State Opera Orchestra)
Aaron Copland Sextet
Piano Variations
Piano Quartet / Boston Symphony Chamber Players
Southern Harmony
Appalachian Spring / The Tender Land - Suite
The Tender Land
Appalachian Spring
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms / Copland: In the beginning and Three Motets / Barber: Agnus Dei
Orchestral Works
Orchestral Works
Fanfare for the Common Man / Appalachian Spring / Rodeo
Suite From "The Tender Land"; 3 Latin-American Sketches; Suite From "The Red Pony"
Copland: Symphony No. 3; Clarinet Concerto; Quiet City
The Copland Collection: Orchestral and Ballet Works
1936-1948
Antal Doráti Conducts Stravinsky
Prokofiev
Gershwin
Copland
R. Strauss
etc. (Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra)
Copland: Billy the Kid
Rodeo / Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite
Corigliano: Clarinet Concerto / Copland: Clarinet Concerto / Bernstein: Prelude
Fugue
& Riffs
Lincoln Portrait
A Copland Celebration
Volume 2 (disc 1)
Copland: Clarinet Concerto / Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet / Gershwin: Three Preludes
A Copland Celebration
Volume 1 (disc 2)
Harris: Symphony No. 3 / Copland: Symphony No. 3
Piano Concerto
The Tender Land (Suite)
Old American Songs
Profession
Conductor
Film Score Composer
Pianist
Composer
Writer
Nominated For
Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition
Academy Awards for Best Music
Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Academy Award for Original Music Score

Aaron Copland

Aaron Copland (; November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later a conductor of his own and other American music. Copland was referred to by his peers and critics as "the Dean of American Composers". The open, slowly changing harmonies in much of his music are typical of what many people consider to be the sound of American music, evoking the vast American landscape and pioneer spirit. He is best known for the works he wrote ... more on Wikipedia

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