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Appalachian Spring Suite
20th century ballet suite

Appalachian Spring is a composition by Aaron Copland that premiered in 1944 and has achieved widespread and enduring popularity as an orchestral suite. The ballet, scored for a thirteen-member chamber orchestra, was created upon commission of choreographer and dancer Martha ...

John Powell
John Powell (September 6, 1882 – August 15, 1963) was an American pianist, ethnomusicologist and composer. He helped found the White Top Folk Festival, which promoted music of the people in the Appalachian Mountains. A firm bel...
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... The Appalachian Picking Society's self-titled recording (BMG Windham Hill) is reviewed. ...
... A recording by fiddler/banjo player/singer Chance McCoy and the Appalachian String Band is reviewed (Appalachian Music Group). ...
... George reviews Two Southern Appalachian Folk Songs by Samuel Adler. ...
... Smith's treatise on the Appalachian dulcimer is reviewed (Scarecrow Press). ...
... This article highlights regional and local traditions in the preservation and performance of Appalachian square dancing. ...
... Tips are presented for posting videos on YouTube related to the Appalachian dulcimer. This ...
... "The Sound of the Dove: Singing in Appalachian Primitive Baptist Churches," by Beverly Bush Patterson, is reviewed. ...
... A recording of Cecil Sharp-collected Appalachian songs featuring Peters and Davis is reviewed (Pugwash Music). ...
... Winners of contests held during the 2010 Appalachian String Band Festival, which took place August 4-8 in Clifftop, West Virginia, are announced. ...
... A recording of Irish and Appalachian music by the Unwanted is reviewed (Compass). ...
... Hunt reviews a recording of English folk and traditional Appalachian music. ...
... An album from the Irish and Scottish band, with collaborations from Appalachian performers, is reviewed. ...
... Hot Seats' Appalachian/bluegrass album is reviewed. ...
... Three recordings of traditional Appalachian music are compared and reviewed. ...
... Smith reviews a recording of Appalachian folk songs collected by Cecil Sharp and Maud Karpeles in ...