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Music for the Theatre

Composed by

Aaron Copland

1900-1990

Orchestration

flute/piccolo, oboe/English horn, clarinet/Eb clarinet, bassoon, 2 trumpets, trombone, percussion, piano, strings


notes by Chris Myers

I. Prologue
II. Dance
III. Interlude
IV. Burlesque
V. Epilogue

Composed 1925. First performance: November 20, 1925, Boston Symphony Orchestra. Sergei Koussevitzky, conductor.

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