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  1. Megal

    Grofé wrote several original works during his tenure with Whiteman, including Mississippi Suite () and his best-known composition, Grand Canyon Suite (), from which the movement “On the Trail” became a jazz standard. After leaving Whiteman, Grofé formed his own orchestra, which often performed for radio.
  2. Vonos

    Ferde Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite, an Album by Andre Kostelanetz. Released in on Columbia (catalog no. M; Shellac 12").
  3. Kazirr

    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Shellac release of Grand Canyon Suite on Discogs. Label: Columbia Masterworks - M • Format: 4x, Shellac 12 Ferde Grofé / Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra* - Grand Canyon Suite (, Shellac) | Discogs/5(3).
  4. Mugal

    It is here that the listener can feel a wondrous sense of engagement, literally being spellbound and locked into the powerful yet sometimes delicate texture of Grofe's work. The Grande Canyon Suite is broken down into five sections, each an example in tone of a particular scene of the natural changes of a day and night in the canyon. "Sunrise" portrays the stirring delight of a rising sun in the east to proclaim the .
  5. Yojora

    Andre Kostelanetz discography and songs: Music profile for Andre Kostelanetz, born December Genres: Exotica, Modern Classical, Christmas Music. Albums include The Essential George Gershwin, The Lure of the Grand Canyon, and Levant Plays Gershwin.
  6. Nikoran

    Most significantly, it was not even an album of Cash’s music, rather a concept album consisting primarily of American composer Ferde Grofé’s Grand Canyon Suite. Cash gives his tribute to Grofé in the conclusive track, an minute spoken word piece about a day at the Canyon/5(31).
  7. Zolojar

    Genre/Form: Scores: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grofé, Ferde, Grand Canyon suite. [New York] Robbins Music Corp. [] (OCoLC)
  8. Kegrel

    Jan 10,  · Grand Canyon Suite (Ferde Grofe)--Andre Kostelanetz and His Orch. () I'd hate to commit myself to a favorite work of music, but Ferde Grofe's superb Grand Canyon Suite is a major contender. Once upon a time, and thanks to Toscanini taking on the work and making it an American concert staple, GCS was performed all the time.

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