MN Encores: The MTT Files, 'What does American Music sound like?'

Michael Tilson Thomas

This month, as part of our 50th anniversary celebration, we delve into the Peabody Award-winning series, 'The MTT files,' with host Michael Tilson Thomas, to explore 'What does American music sound like?' In this episode, MTT explains Aaron Copland's musical transformation, and the political and artistic sentiments behind it. You'll hear Copland's greatest modernist work, the Symphonic Ode, with MTT conducting the New World Symphony.