Santa Barbara, California: Musilog, 1968. Oblong. (20 cm. x 20 cm.) Unpaginated. Coated paper stock. Photo illustrated wrappers and text. Item #144
Educational booklet on the subject of American composer, Aaron Copland's "Open Prairie", the beginning and final overture from the ballet, "Billy the Kid". This booklet would have accompanied a short film or film strip and served as a manual and study material on both the composer and for study on the American West. Subjects in this well-illustrated booklet includes descriptions of instruments, instructions on how to listen to the music and additional art by visual artists associated with the American West such as Frederick Remington and Edward Borein. Unpaginated. (20 cm. x 20 cm.) Staple bound, photo illustrated coated wrappers. .