Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Aaron Copland Composer Presentation

No description
by

Kendra Mease

on 31 May 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Aaron Copland Composer Presentation

Production Distribution Research
Design
Sales The Product *Aaron was born on November 14, 1900 in Brooklyn, New York
*He was the last of 5 children
*Aaron and his family lived above his parents Brooklyn shop "H.M. Brooklyn" at 628 Washington Avenue
*Most of the children helped in the store
*He attended Boys' High School Aaron's Childhood Resources AARON COPLAND
By: Kendra Mease His Early Career

*Copland's earliest compositions before leaving for Paris were short works for piano and some art songs
*His first published work was "the Cat and the Mouse"
*At the age of 15, after attending a concert-pianist, Copland decided to become a composer
*Copland took formal lessons in harmony, theory, and composition from Rubin Goldmark
*Copland's first public music performance was at a Wanamaker recital Aaron's Later Career

*Aaron was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music
*From Copland's point of view, he found both the New York Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony Orchestra to be tough groups resistant to newer music
*One of the violinist with the New York Philharmonic stated that the orchestra didn't take him too seriously
*From 1917 to 1921, Copland composed juvenile works of short piano pieces and art songs *Aaron Copland passed away on December 2, 1990 in North Tarrytown, New York which is now Sleepy Hollow
*He died from Alzheimer's Disease and Respiratory failure Composition Pieces-Late Works
Late works include:
*"Dance Panels" in 1959, ballet music
*"Something Wild" in 1961
*"Emblems" in 1964 for wind band
*"Night Thoughts" in 1972
And his last work started in 1973
*"Proclamation" in 1982
Full transcript