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Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 1, Amy Beach, American Romantic
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Amy Beach, 1867-1944; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC; performed by Alice Dade and Ieva Jokubaviciute, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
At his music festival, Scott Yoo plays America’s greatest Romantic composer, Amy Beach. In New England, he explores her roots and career. At a time when society looked down on women composers, Beach worked to invent a new American music.
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Amy Beach, 1867-1944; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC; performed by Alice Dade and Ieva Jokubaviciute, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
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Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 2, Florence Price and the American Migration
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Florence Beatrice Price, 1887-1953; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
Scott Yoo explores the newly rediscovered music of Florence Price, to understand how African American spirituals--a mixture of West African songs and European hymns--influenced her work and nearly all of American popular music.
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Florence Beatrice Price, 1887-1953; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
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Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 3, Aaron Copland: Dean of American Music
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Aaron Copland, 1900-1990; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC; performed by John Novacek, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
Scott Yoo and friends spend a month each year teaching students, just as Aaron Copland did during his career. Together they’ll play Copland’s music to learn how he drew from his roots and American folk songs to invent the American sound.
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; composed by Aaron Copland, 1900-1990; presented by Scott Yoo; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, Arcos Film + Music LLC; performed by John Novacek, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2022), 54 mins
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