Composer of the Month
Compiled by our Classical Music desk.
In May, that will be the American composer Aaron Copland (1900-1990).
1. Symphony no. 2 ‘Short Symphony’ (1932/33).
Orchestra of St. Luke’s conducted by Dennis Russell Davies.
2. Variations for piano (1930).
Leo Smit, piano.
3. Appalachian Spring (1943/45).
City of London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Richard Hickox.