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Published by Zondervan in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEleanor Gustafson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.U835 A86 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2840496M
ISBN 100310373816
LC Control Number84002346
OCLC/WorldCa10404499

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  "Appalachian Spring" premiered on October 30th, , and was a tremendous success. The Graham company toured with the ballet, and on V-E .   Marcia Bonta is a naturalist-writer who has lived on a acre mountain-top farm in central Pennsylvania for twenty years.&#; Appalachian Spring is her personal account of that glorious spectacle - the coming of the spring to the woods and fields of : Marcia Bonta. The Library of Congress is providing access to The Aaron Copland Collection for educational and research written permission of the copyright owners and/or holders of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Appalachian Spring, Rockville, Maryland. K likes. Purveyor of American made objects that please the senses, meet a practical need & express a uniqueness that enriches life. In the nation’s capital 5/5.

Written in as a ballet for Martha Graham, Appalachian Spring is one of Aaron Copland's most celebrated compositions and winner of the Pulitzer Prize in In this edition for concert band, Robert Longfield has skillfully adapted the most striking and beautiful sections from the orchestral suite.   Written in as a ballet for Martha Graham, Appalachian Spring is one of Aaron Copland's most celebrated compositions and winner of the Pulitzer Prize in . How and why did Copland choose to use the “Simple Gifts” song in his Appalachian Spring ballet score? I asked Copland those questions in a lengthy interview with him at his home on J He said that he had “found a book in a library and the book had the title of that Shaker song.” So, he naturally looked at that tune in the book. Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite by Clark:cnd/Pacific SO. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at