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The "Adagio for Strings" made Samuel Barber's name immortal. This week hear some of the other works that make him among the most beloved of America...

  • Added: May 13, 2018
  • Length: 57:41
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A moment of passion taken from the final movement of Barber's Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6

  • Added: May 03, 2017
  • Length: 04:32
Caption: James Ehnes
The Violin Concerto by Samuel Barber has some sharp and spiky peaks and crevices. Still, violinist James Ehnes considers it to be one of the more ...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2010
  • Length: :23
Caption: James Ehnes
Some consider the Violin Concerto by American composer Samuel Barber to be the quintessential American violin concerto. Violinist James Ehnes says...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2010
  • Length: :19
Caption: Robert Spano
It started out as the slow movement for a string quartet, but with the help of a major film, and its presence at prominent national events, Samuel ...

Bought by KBYU/BYU Radio

  • Added: Dec 31, 2009
  • Length: :24
  • Purchases: 1
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This episode from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center features music from Samuel Barber, Mark O'Connor, Stephen Foster, and Aaron Copland's...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
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A selection of music by American composers inspired by the season of Summer. Composers include Edward MacDowell, Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, Lero...

  • Added: May 09, 2018
  • Length: 55:55
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: John Clare and George Crumb, Credit: John Clare
We'll hear masterpieces for the holidays by George Crumb, Krzysztof Penderecki, Christopher Rouse, Samuel Barber, and Rick Sowash on this episode o...

Bought by WETS and WGTE FM 91

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 2
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There are many top 10 lists of American composers. This week, music by the ones who seem to be on most of them.

  • Added: May 29, 2018
  • Length: 57:52
Caption: Robert Spano
It’s the same music, but in a different setting and with a very different sound. Samuel Barber arranged his well-known “Adagio for Strings” for ch...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2010
  • Length: :25
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Howard Hanson's "Romantic Symphony," Samuel Barber's "Adagio for Strings," and excerpts from Ferde Grofe's "Grand Canyon Suite" are featured.

Bought by WMNR, KAMU, 88.5 JAZZ FM Erie's Jazz Station, WXEL, WSKG and more

  • Added: Apr 13, 2007
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 15
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Keith Lockhart and the Brevard Music Center Orchestra kick off the season of OpenAir Brevard with an all-American concert featuring works by Bernst...

Bought by KTXK, WGBH Radio Boston, WEKU, and WCQS

  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 01:59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Robert Spano
Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings has become the American anthem for peace and comfort during times of national sadness and loss. Barber also wro...

Bought by WETS

  • Added: Dec 31, 2009
  • Length: :20
  • Purchases: 1
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Poetry and music which explores anger and frustration.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:40
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A selection of dances from around the world as interpreted by American composers. From the Hoe-down, Ragtime and Two-step to the Tango, Bouree and ...

  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 57:51
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American Landscapes is a weekly potpourri of the best in American music, hosted by Michael Campion. You’ll be treated to works by composers such as Copland, Samuel Barber, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Edward MacDowell, George Chadwick and many others. There will be much-loved music that never gets old, music to get reacquainted with and music that you’ll be hearing for the first time, with plenty to add to your list of favorites. And every piece you hear will be born in the USA!

  • From: KCME
  • Updated: May 09, 2018
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There have been some giants in the wind band community. Examples include Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland, Gordon Jacob, and Alfred Reed and all wrote ...

  • Added: May 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
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The Ying Americans put the focus on new American music for string quartet through commissioned work.

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio

  • Added: Mar 15, 2007
  • Length: 58:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Two hours of great music from around the Carolinas. Hosted from Charleston, SC and Davidson, NC by Jennifer Foster. 1:59:00

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This program was recorded on July 31, 2010 and features The Voxare String Quartet: Emily Ondracek, Violin; Erik Peterson, Viola; Galina Zhdanova, ...

Bought by KMXT and WNMU-FM

  • Added: Aug 18, 2010
  • Length: 01:56:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Music holds a special meaning. Sometimes it marks a momentous time in one’s life, or recalls a deep-seated emotion that stirs us to our core. And s...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KENW, KSJE, KJJF, Morehead State Public Radio and more

  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:25
  • Purchases: 22
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Behind the scenes and before the downbeat… join concert pianist and host Lara Downes backstage in the Green Room for a look into the real lives of ...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 11:08
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Yes, pianists love to play Chopin. But so do all kinds of musicians. Guitarists. Electric guitarists. Even Tuba Players! But what if you sing? Wha...

  • Added: Oct 01, 2010
  • Length: 02:01