Quiet City by Aaron Copland, for solo English Horn (or Oboe) and Trumpet, with an orchestral reduction piano accompaniment. Arranged by J. Brodbin Kennedy. Sheet Music – £ – This piece frpom American composer Aaron Copland is for Trumpet and English Horn (or Oboe) and String Orchestra. I’m looking for Copland’s “Quiet City” trumpet part or all score with piano. Please, send me to [email protected], that’s very immportant for.

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The Essential Wynton Marsalis. For other uses, see Quiet City disambiguation. Irwin Shaw’s play focused on two main characters. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Articles with unsourced quotes. Adagio for Strings; Ives; Symphony No.

Quiet City, for English horn, trumpet & strings (from the incidental music)

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Barber, Copland and Gershwin. The obverse figure is that of a poor, dispossessed, and lonely man, for whom the city provides no refuge.

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The Age of Anxiety; Copland: The man, however, was continually recalled to his conscience by the haunting sound of his brother’s trumpet playing.


This article is about the musical composition by Aaron Copland. The Music of America.

Jazz Latin New Age. Retrieved November 1, The music begins and ends with a depiction of the still night air of the slumbering city, invoked by the improvisatory sounds of the trumpeter, with the English horn portraying the homeless man.

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Continuing the assessment in his own autobiography, Copland observed that ” Quiet City seems cjty have become qquiet musical entity, superseding the original reasons for its composition,” [ This quote needs a citation ] owing much of its success to its escape from the details of its dramatic context.

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This intensely concentrated tableau was characterized by its director as “a realistic fantasy Trumpet In The Winds. These two personalities were portrayed in Copland ‘s original incidental music by a jazz trumpet solo played by the Jewish boy, and a disconsolate, idly limping string theme, which according to Copland signified “the slogging gait” of a vagrant.


Eight Poems of Emily Dickenson. It was actually based on thematic material Copland had previously incorporated within a suite of incidental music written for a play by Irwin Shaw.

Masters of the Trumpet. According to Copland, the piece was “an attempt to mirror the troubled main character of Irwin Shaw’s play,” [ This quote needs a citation ] who had abandoned his Jewishness and his poetic aspirations in order to pursue material success by Anglicizing his name, marrying a rich socialite, and becoming the president of a department store. Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Quiet City; Lincoln Portrait.

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