Reynardine / traditional ; arranged by Nico Muhly (2:58)
The Housatonic at Stockbridge : from Three places in New England (1929 version) / Charles Ives (4:15)
The brown girl / traditional ; arranged by Nico Muhly (6:02)
Appalachian spring : original version for
13 instruments / Aaron Copland (26:41)
Passing places (0:53)
Hearts and bones / Paul Simon ; arranged by Nico Muhly (4:51).
Aurora have chosen an American-themed program which takes a musical journey across the country, with Aaron Copland's bucolic Appalachian Spring, Charles Ives' shimmering The Houstatonic at Stockbridge from his Three Places in New England, and John Adams' monumental, irrepressibly kinetic Chamber Symphony.