Program & Artists

Copland Statements
Copland Billy the Kid Suite
Artwork from the exhibition Art for the Millions: American Culture and Politics in the 1930s

Leon Botstein conductor


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Concert Details

Estimated duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes

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Discussion, on-screen artworks, and musical excerpts
Leon Botstein and The Orchestra Now

20 min

Aaron Copland Statements
18 min

Aaron Copland Billy the Kid Suite
19 min

Q&A with the audience

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Copland Statements

Copland Billy the Kid Suite

Image: Elizabeth Olds (American, 1896–1991). Miner Joe, 1942. Screenprint. 16 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (41.9 x 31.1 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum Accession, transferred from the Lending Library Collection (64.500.1).