Aaron Copland

November 14, 2022 by
Happy Birthday, Aaron Copland (1900-1990). Watch Orion Weiss perform Copland's seldom-heard Sentimental Melody and read more about Copland in an article by David Patrick Stearns.
November 8, 2022 by
Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990) was an unlikely folk hero. As a composer, he gave American symphonic music a lasting voice, but as a person remained so curiously reserved that even longtime admirers could wonder if they ever knew him.