Bachtrack logo
Flag of United States

Composer: Copland, Aaron (1900-1990)

Fact file
Year of birth1900
Year of death1990
NationalityUnited States
Period20th century
February 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
29303101020304
05060708091011
12131415161718
19202122232425
26272801020304
05060708091011
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

New York CityBernstein's Symphony Dances and Copland's 3rd Symphony

Barber, Bernstein, Copland
New York Philharmonic Orchestra; Joshua Gersen

Colorado SpringsBernstein and Sibelius

Copland, Bernstein, Sibelius
Colorado Springs Philharmonic; Josep Caballé-Domenech

DavisCurtis on Tour Celebrates Bernstein

Bernstein, Gershwin, Copland
David Shifrin; Dominic Armstrong; Zora String Quartet

FresnoBernstein at 100

Bernstein, Adams, Copland
Fresno Philharmonic; Jennifer Koh

LondonOrchestra Vitae: Ameriana '18

Bernstein, Gershwin, Sierra, Copland
Orchestra Vitae
Latest reviewsSee more...

Bright, Fast, Cool, Blue

Dores André and Ulrik Birkkjaer in Peck's Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes © Erik Tomasson
From the ethereal to the galavanting, the program offered a spectrun of emotions delivered with precise technique and abandoned energy. 
*****
Read more

San Francisco Ballet's 85th Season Gala

Ana Sophia Scheller and Vitor Luiz in Balanchine's Stars And Stripes (Ch: George Balanchine) © Erik Tomasson
San Francisco Ballet gives a rousing account of Justin Peck's ground-breaking Rodeo, newcomers Ana Sophia Scheller and Ulrik Birkkjær make waves, and Carlo DiLanno wins my vote for MVP at this season's gala. 
***11
Read more

Cleveland première for Paulus’ Grand Concerto

Giancarlo Guerrero © Tony Matula
The Thanksgiving weekend concert conducted by Giancarlo Guerrero, also included a dramatic reading of Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony and Copland’s El Salón México.
***11
Read more

SCO explore music drawn from nature

Olari Elts © Marco Borggreve
Vasks’ Viola Concerto receives its Scottish première with Maxim Rysanov and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra as they explore music and nature in the Baltic, Rome and America.
****1
Read more

Life, examined: the Oslo Phil plays Hovland

Dalia Stasevska © Jarmo Katila
Playing music by Copland, Hovland and Sibelius, the Oslo Philharmonic and Dalia Stasevska gave exciting performances, even though the quality of the music did not always match.
***11
Read more