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3, the Orchestral Suite from 1945 was first recorded.
4, in 1954, Eugene Ormandy asked Copland to expand the orchestration for the full score of the ballet.
It is a condensed version of the ballet, retaining all essential features but omitting those sections in which the interest is primarily choreographic.
Copland's inspiration arrived in the form of an Edward Deming Andrews book, The Gift to be Simple - Songs, Dances and Rituals of the American Shakers,.J.8 Form of the piece edit The orchestral suite is divided into eight sections.This same Shaker tune was used by Sydney Carter in a widely recognized hymn entitled " Lord of the Dance ".Because he composed the music without the benefit of knowing what the title was going to be, Copland was often amused when people told him he captured the beauty of the Appalachians in his music, a fact he alluded to in an interview with NPR's.Thus there are four versions of Appalachian Spring, dating from 1944 (13-player complete 1945 (orchestral suite 1954 (orchestral complete) and 1972 (13-player suite).