Sounds American

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Geoffrey Smith explores what it is about American classical music that makes it sound American.

With contributions from musicologists Dave Nicholls and Mischa Donat, conductor Leonard Slatkin and composers Steve Reich, Steve Montague and John Adams, as well as archive interviews with Aaron Copland and Virgil Thomson.

2000082720001231

Geoffrey Smith explores what it is about American classical music that makes it sound American.

With contributions from musicologists Dave Nicholls and Mischa Donat, conductor Leonard Slatkin and composers Steve Reich, Steve Montague and John Adams, as well as archive interviews with Aaron Copland and Virgil Thomson.