Great Performances

The Jewish Tune That Inspired Composer Aaron Copland

Clip: Season 49 Episode 24 | 4m 22s  | Video has closed captioning.

Host Scott Yoo and Cantor Daniel Mutlu discuss how Aaron Copland may have drawn inspiration from his Jewish roots and Cantor Mutlu performs "Mipnei Ma," the source material for Copland's "Vitebsk."

Aired: 04/22/22

Rating: NR

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