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Charles Ives Country Band March
American Hymns in Classical Music
Charles Ives loved to put hymns into his music. Several other composers borrowed hymn tunes; here are several examples from 20th Century American compositions.
Track list: Ives: Symphony No. 4 Ives: Violin Sonata No. 1 Joseph P. Webster: In the Sweet Bye and Bye Ives: Second Orchestral Set Schuman: New England Triptych Billings: Chester Traditional: How Firm a Foundation Thomson: Symphony on a Hymn Tune Elder Joseph Brackett: Simple Gifts Copland: Appalachian Spring