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Aaron Copland Meets The Soviet Composers


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Aaron Copland Meets The Soviet Composers
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Aaron Copland, assisted by musicologist Nicolas Slonimsky, introduces Russian composers, Dimitri Shostakovich, Dimitri Kabalevsky, Tikhon Khrennikov, Konstantin Dankevich, Fikret Amirov, Boris Yarustovsky, to America. Produced in cooperation with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, directed by Paul Noble, produced by Jordan Whitelaw, 1959.

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Chicago: “Aaron Copland Meets The Soviet Composers,” 11/16/1959, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_03B9FA253C954044B9C1D060640E485D.
MLA: “Aaron Copland Meets The Soviet Composers.” 11/16/1959. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_03B9FA253C954044B9C1D060640E485D>.
APA: Aaron Copland Meets The Soviet Composers. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_03B9FA253C954044B9C1D060640E485D
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