As this year comes to a close, take a look back at new recordings of Copland’s music released in 2020.Read more
Performance Santa Fe and the Santa Fe Symphony join forces with the Martha Graham Company for a 75th anniversary performance of Appalachian Spring. Also on the program is The Auditions by Troy Schumacher and Augusta Reed Thomas.
Choreography by Cayetano Soto, Uwe Scholz and Mario Schröder with music by David Lang, Robert Schumann and Aaron Copland.
Many know of Aaron Copland the composer, writer, educator, and conductor, but far fewer have had the chance to know the man himself. Vivian Perlis, founding director of the Oral History Project in American Music & co-author of Copland’s autobiographies, not only takes us through the life of this great American composer, but also shows us a small window into what it was like to know the man behind the music.Read More about The Man Behind The Music
Aaron Copland’s legacy as the Dean of American Music lives on through a series of grant programs managed by the Aaron Copland Fund for Music. Each year, the Fund awards more than $1 million in grants to ensembles, presenters, service organizations, and more for projects and general other entities to support public knowledge and appreciation of contemporary American music.