Format Books
Contributors Chavez, Carlos
Copland, Aaron
Thomson, Virgil
Dates 1947
Language English
Subjects Correspondence
Music
Title
Letter from Aaron Copland to Leonard Bernstein, June 4, 1947
Genre
Correspondence
Notes
-  excerpt: "I've decided that it is a tough job to to write an almost 40 min. piece which is perfect throughout...Virgil's opera was original looking on the stage -- no one has ever seen anything quite like it. But I thought there was more music in Four Saints...I see Jeremiah on display here in the record shops. Chavez spoke of asking you to come to conduct a week in August..."
-  From: Correspondence Series
Form
Autograph letter, signed
Extent
2 pages.
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/lbcorr.01123 (electronic resource)
Respository
Music Division
Shelf Location
Box/Folder 16
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.lbcorr.01123/mets.xml
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