Quiet City by Aaron Copland, for solo English Horn (or Oboe) and Trumpet, with an orchestral reduction piano accompaniment. Arranged by J. Brodbin Kennedy. Sheet Music – £ – This piece frpom American composer Aaron Copland is for Trumpet and English Horn (or Oboe) and String Orchestra. I’m looking for Copland’s “Quiet City” trumpet part or all score with piano. Please, send me to [email protected], that’s very immportant for.

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The obverse figure is that of a poor, dispossessed, and lonely man, for whom the city provides no refuge.

Compositions by Aaron Copland Compositions for trumpet Compositions for saxophone Compositions for clarinet compositions Incidental music. Trumpet In The Winds. Masters of the Trumpet.

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April Fredrick sings Copland, Barber, Gershwin. The music begins and ends with a depiction of the still night air of the slumbering city, invoked by the improvisatory trumpt of the trumpeter, with the English horn portraying the homeless man.

Views Read Edit View history. Music for Stage and Screen. The Age of Anxiety; Copland: Introspection Late Night Partying. Compositions by Aaron Copland. The first was a young Jewish boy, awestruck by the steely modernity of his city environment, yet still profoundly in touch with his own feelings and heritage.


This article is about the musical composition by Aaron Copland. This intensely concentrated tableau was characterized by its director as “a realistic fantasy Adagio for Strings; Ives; Symphony No.

Aaron Copland – Quiet City (arranged for cor anglais/oboe, trumpet & piano) – set of parts

Knoxville-Summer of ; Copland: The man, however, was continually recalled to his conscience by the haunting sound of his brother’s trumpet playing. Canadian and American Music for Chamber Orchestra. It was actually based on thematic material Copland had previously incorporated within a suite of incidental music written for a play by Irwin Shaw.

Articles with unsourced quotes. Irwin Shaw’s play focused on two main characters. A Copland Celebration Vol. Music for the Theatre; Dance Panels. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Quiet City (arranged for cor anglais/oboe, trumpet & piano) – set of parts

Jazz Latin New Age. Genre Concerto Classical Orchestral. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. These two personalities were portrayed in Copland ‘s original incidental music by a jazz trumpet solo played by the Jewish boy, and a disconsolate, idly limping string theme, which according to Quuiet signified “the slogging gait” of a vagrant. Spirit of the Trumpeter. Eight Poems of Emily Dickenson. Quiet City is a composition for trumpetcor anglaisand string orchestra by Aaron Copland.


Continuing the assessment in his own autobiography, Copland observed that ” Quiet City seems to have become a musical qkiet, superseding the original reasons for tru,pet composition,” [ This quote needs a citation ] owing much of its success to its escape from the details of its dramatic context.

Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Aaron Copland School of Music Copland crater. Retrieved from ” https: Aaron Copland ‘s breathtakingly evocative Quiet City was finished in Quiet City; Lincoln Portrait. AllMusic Featured Composition Noteworthy. The spaciousness trumoet Copland quuet musical textures has often been compared to the vastness of the American landscape, and Quiet City was emblematic of an urban, internalized facet of Americana.

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