The Legacy of Aaron Copland - Emblems
The Legacy of Aaron Copland: Emblems is the second album featured in the series of concert band recordings honoring the lives and music of individuals who have made significant contributions to the band repertoire and to music education. The Legacy of Aaron Copland: Emblems features some of Copland's greatest compositions. Special guest, Charles Osgood, anchor and writer of CBS Sunday Mornings, appears as a narrator on Preamble for a Solemn Occasion and Lincoln Portrait. This album also features Copland's famous Variations on a Shaker Hymn, and An Outdoor Adventure, among many other Copland classics, all performed by The United States Army Field Band.