American Landscapes

Sundays @ 6PM

American Landscapes is a weekly sampling of the best of American music, hosted by Michael Campion. You'll hear works by composers such as Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Edward MacDowell, George Chadwick and many others. The program presents familiar music that never gets old, music to get reacquainted with and music that you'll be hearing for the first time.


Samuel Barber:  The School for Scandal Overture
Samuel Barber:  String Quartet, Op. 11 - II. Adagio
Samuel Barber:  Second Essay, Op. 27
Samuel Barber:  Dover Beach, Op. 4
Samuel Barber:  Excursions, Op. 20 - II. and IV.
Samuel Barber:  Violin Concerto, Op. 14


Aaron Copland:  An Outdoor Overture
Aaron Copland:  Symphony No. 3 - II.
Aaron Copland:  The Heiress
Aaron Copland:  Dance Panels - IV.
Aaron Copland:  Duo for Flute and Piano - I.
Aaron Copland:  Selections from Hear Ye! Hear Ye!
Aaron Copland:  Three Latin-American Sketches


Virgil Thomson:  Symphony on a Hymn Tune - III.
Charles Ives:  String Quartet No. 1 - IV.
Aaron Copland:  Simple Gifts, Zion's Walls, At the River
Henry Cowell:  Hymn and Fuguing Tune No. 13
George Frederick McKay:  Suite on 16th Century Hymn Tunes - 1, 2 and 5
Thomas Canning:  Fantasy on a Hymn Tune by Justin Morgan
Morton Gould:  American Ballads - VI. Hymnal


John Knowles Paine:  Symphony No. 1 - I.
Robert Xavier Rodriguez:  Lull-A-Bear
John Corigliano:  Voyage
Morton Gould:  Saint Lawrence Suite
Stephen Dankner:  Dance Suite - IV. Ragtime
Kevin McKee:  Centennial Horizon


George Chadwick:  Symphonic Ballad "Tam O'Shanter"
Michael Daugherty:  Philadelphia Stories - II. Tell-Tale Harp
Edgar Stillman Kelley:  Headless Horseman
Bernard Herrmann:  Suite from The Day the Earth Stood Still
Edward MacDowell:  Suite for Large Orchestra - I. In a Haunted Forest
Bernard Rogers:  Once Upon a Time - V. The Ride of Koschei the Deathless