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Aaron Copland: As It Fell Upon A Day - soprano, flute & clarinet

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Catalogue No: M051903009
ISMN: 9790051903009
Shop Product Code: 160511J
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Department: Vocal & Opera - High Voices

Instrumentation: Soprano, Flute, Clarinet

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes (New York)

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When Copland was studying with Nadia Boulanger in Paris in the early twenties, one of his assignments was to compose a piece for flute and clarinet. He came upon a poem by the 17th century English poet Richard Barnefield and decided to add a voice part to the Boulanger assignment. Copland explained: "The poem had the simplicity and tenderness that moved me to attempt to evoke that poignant expression musically." As It Fell. . . had its premiere in Paris in 1924.

-Vivian Perlis, 1998

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