A Chat with Aaron Copland Before music by Aaron Copland, we hear Copland's own voice. In a 1980 NPR interview, Copland talks about his ballet, "Appalachian Spring." Then we hear a concert performance of the piece from the Palm Beach Music Festival.
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A Chat with Aaron Copland

A Chat with Aaron Copland

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Before music by Aaron Copland, we hear Copland's own voice. In a 1980 NPR interview, Copland talks about his ballet, "Appalachian Spring." Then we hear a concert performance of the piece from the Palm Beach Music Festival.