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Need to Know: American Composers

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The definitive guide to some of the greatest American composers in history. Be sure to follow unCLASSIFIED on Spotify for more great classical music playlists.

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    Send in the Clowns (From "A Little Night Music") [Arr. S. Sorensen for Piano]Stephen Sondheim, Samuel Sorensen, Richard GlazierPure Imagination: Great Songs from the Stage and Screen
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    Dances in the Canebrakes (Arr. W.G. Still for Orchestra): No. 1, Nimble FeetFlorence Beatrice Price, Chicago Sinfonietta, Mei-Ann ChenProject W: Works by Diverse Women Composers
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    Piano Sonata No. 1: IVb. Allegro - PrestoCharles Ives, Tamara StefanovichInfluences
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    Camille Claudel: Into the Fire: No. 5. The GossipsJake Heggie, Joyce DiDonato, Alexander String QuartetHere/After
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    Mass Transmission: III. Wireless ConnectionsMason Bates, Cappella SF, Isabelle Demers, Ragnar BohlinMass Transmission
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    Aguas da Amazonia: No. 1, Madeira RiverPhilip Glass, Third Coast PercussionPaddle to the Sea
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    Black, Brown and Beige (arr. M. Peress for orchestra): BeigeDuke Ellington, Maurice Peress, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Joann FallettaEllington: Black, Brown and Beige
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    Symphony No. 1, "Afro-American": IV. Aspiration (Lento, con risoluzione)William Grant Still, Fort Smith Symphony, John JeterStill: Afro-American Symphony
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    Piano Album I: Marriage MeasuresNed Rorem, Carolyn EngerRorem: Piano Album I & Six Friends
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    Sinfonietta No. 1: III. Rondo: Allegro furiosoColeridge-Taylor Perkinson, Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul FreemanPerkinson: A Celebration
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    Partita for 8 Singers: No. 2. SarabandeCaroline Shaw, Roomful of Teeth, Brad WellsRoomful of Teeth
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