Title Suite from "The Plow That Broke the Plains"
Commercial Availability Status Available
Edition Or Catalog Number Hal Leonard 50488661
Cardell Number Orch8A
Meckna Number W13
Copyright Date And Owner ©1942 Mercury Music Corp; ©1980 Virgil Thomson
Ensemble Type Orchestral
Year Composed 1936
Year Published 1942
Year Revised
First Publisher Mercury Music
Current Publisher Id G. Schirmer Inc.
Duration 15

Manuscript Sources Location

Yale

Instrumentation

11+ca.2+bcl.asx+tsx.2/2220/timp.perc/bjo.gtr.pf.hp/str

Instrumentation Notes

Research Notes

CC Reports score for sale

CC reports "arr 1936" as date; Music Sales Classical reports 1942 as composition date.

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Movements:

1. Prelude

2. Pastorale (Grass)

3. Cattle

4. Blues (Speculation)

5. Drought

6. Devastation