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From the Archives - Charles Ives: An American original

Composer Charles Ives.
Charles Ives Society
Composer Charles Ives.

Charles Ives was an American composer whose music we’re still learning to understand. We’ll hear two world premiere recordings that show distinctly different sides of his compositional output.

Compositions and Recordings

Three Places in New England
by Charles Ives
James Sinclair with the Malmö Symphony Orchestra

Symphony No. 1
by Charles Ives
Morton Gould with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Frank Byrne is the host of From the Archives on 91.9 Classical KC.
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