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Cuban Overture

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  1. Cuban Overture: Concert Band Conductor Score & Parts: $ View: Share. Product Details. Description. George Gershwin(r), inspired by local singing and dancing groups while vacationing in Havana, Cuba in , wrote this work which has now become an innovative contribution to his signature style. Mark Rogers' new edition utilizes all the Category: Concert Band.
  2. Cuban Overture: Credits Conductor – Václav Neumann; Notes Red / silver label. Tracklist in English, Czech. Liner notes in English, German, French and Czech Flipback-cover, laminated front. Coloured back. Blue labels with silver lettering. The lyre playing lion logo appears under a big arch with the label name.
  3. Cuban Overture Premiered at Lewisohn Stadium, New York, on August 16, New York Philharmonic, Albert Coates (conductor).
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  5. Jan 10,  · Cuban Overture marks a great leap forward in Gershwin’s symphonic music, both in its harmonic sophistication and its orchestration. His program notes, with their emphasis on the form of the work, may have been an attempt to quiet his critics who faulted him with awkwardly-constructed music.
  6. Apr 23,  · In , George Gershwin enjoyed a vacation in Havana, Cuba. He came home with a set of bongos, a set of maracas, and inspiration for a new composition. On this episode of Performance Today we'll hear Gershwin's Cuban Overture, his souvenir from two weeks in Cuba.
  7. Oct 12,  · Originally entitled “Rumba,” Gershwin’s Cuban Overture is far more than just a dance (though a classic rumba is rhythmically complex). Following the smash opening of his show Of Thee I Singe on Broadway in December , Gershwin took a vacation in Cuba, then a popular leisure spot for well-heeled Americans.
  8. The first work Gershwin composed under the Schillinger influence was the Cuban Overture, which was first titled Rumba. As Rumba, it was premiered in August at the first all-Gershwin concert at New York’s Lewisohn Stadium for a cheering crowd of 18, people, with a reported 5, turned away.

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