Mission Statement

COPLAND HOUSE is dedicated to nurturing and renewing America’s musical heritage, and to fostering greater public awareness and appreciation of our nation’s composers and their work. Building upon Aaron Copland’s seminal artistic and personal legacies, we further this mission through composer residencies; live, broadcast, and recorded performances; and educational and community outreach programs.

Latest News

May 27, 2015

JOB OPENING: DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Copland House offers a rewarding opportunity for a galvanizing, imaginative individual to lead all aspects of its fundraising as it is poised for transformational growth.

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May 13, 2015

CULTIVATE 2015 FELLOWS ANNOUNCED

Copland House has announced the Fellows for this year’s CULTIVATE emerging composers’ institute.

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November 21, 2014

Copland House Announces CULTIVATE 2015

Fellowship applications for Copland House’s CULTIVATE 2015 emerging composers institute are now available.

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September 8, 2014

2014 GALA: “THE AWAKENED PALATE”

Beloved chef Lidia Bastianich and 2006 CH Resident Daniel Brewbaker team up for this year’s culinary and musical gala.

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March 4, 2014

Letter from Home

Hot of the press, read the latest edition of Letter from Home!

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Featured Media

NEW RELEASE! Click HERE for a sample and order HERE.

Click HERE for a short video on CULTIVATE 2013.

Click HERE for a short video on our in-school workshops.

Now at Copland House

Composer Hannah Lash

HANNAH LASH’s music has earned her awards including a Charles Ives Scholarship from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, an ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Award, a Fromm Foundation Commission, a fellowship from Yaddo Artist Colony, and the Naumburg Prize. Her music has been featured by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Minnesota Orchestra, Tanglewood’s Festival of Contemporary Music, the Boston Symphony Orchestra Chamber Players, and numerous other organizations. She has received commissions from Guggenheim Works & Process, the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Chamber Music America, the Alabama Symphony, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival, Aspen Music Festival, Yale Choral Artists, the Howard Hanson Foundation, Case Western Reserve's University Circle Wind Ensemble, MAYA, the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, Great Noise Ensemble, and the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble. Her chamber opera, Blood Rose, was presented by NYC Opera’s VOX in the spring of 2011. Lash has been Composer in Residence with the Alabama Symphony and Sound Investment Composer with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Her music is published by Schott. Educated at Eastman, Harvard, and Yale, Lash serves on the composition faculty at the Yale School of Music.

Next Events

Sunday, July 12 at 4:30 PM

OUT OF THIN AIR: REAL AND SURREAL

Music by Martinu, Rozsa, Copland, Debussy, Shostakovich, with thereminist Carolina Eyck

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts
Katonah, NY

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Give Generously

All Copland House programs depend on the annual tax-deductible contributions of individual, institutional, and corporate supporters around the country and the world. Become one of our Friends of Copland House. Donations at all levels are welcome, and we hope you will give as generously as you can.

Come to an Event

Sunday, July 12 at 4:30 PM

OUT OF THIN AIR: REAL AND SURREAL

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts
Katonah, NY

Tickets starting at $20.
Order online HERE or by calling the Caramoor Box Office at (914) 232-1252.

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Copland: Through 1942

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Copland: Through 1942

This American classic includes Copland's first-person recollections, Vivian Perlis' vivid commentary, and ...