MUSIC FROM JAPAN WORKS INFORMATION


Composer Name: Roh Ogura

Composition Name: Dance Suite for Orchestra

Composition Date:                       1953 
Configuration:                         Orchestra
Japanese Instrument(s):                N
Length:                                16'
Players:                               FLEX
Version (Original/Revised):            O
MFJ Presented:                         Y

World Premiere Date:                   1/64
World Premiere Performers:             Tokyo Symphony Orchestra/Tadashi Mori

Other Premiere Venue:                  Carnegie Hall
Other Premiere City:                   New York
Other Premiere Sponsor:                MFJ
Other Premiere Date:                   2/23/83
Other Premiere Performers:             American Symphony Orchestra
Name of Publisher:                     Ongaku No Tomo
Article/Review:                        R

Publication:                           The New York Times
Title:                                 Schuller Conducts New Japanese
Author/Critic:                         Allen Hughes
Publication Date:                      2/24/83
Reaction:                              Neutral
Synopsis:                              "has a Russian tinge...Khachataurian in its rhythms and scoring"
Origin (American/Japanese):            A

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