LABELS: Warner Apex
ALBUM TITLE: Old American Songs
WORKS: Old American Songs; Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson
PERFORMER: Dawn Upshaw, Thomas HampsonSt Paul CO/Hugh Wolff
CATALOGUE NO: 2564 62089-2
Hampson’s fresh and direct performances of Copland’s Old American Songs are vivid, and the Dickinson settings suit Upshaw’s idiosyncratic vocalism.