Raymond James Pops

The Wild West


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Music and images that evoke the spirit, landscape and history of the Wild West, including music from Copland’s Rodeo and more. Presented in partnership with The James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art.

HEALTH & SAFETY: Face masks are required in all concert venues, regardless of vaccination status. The Straz Center has additional requirements related to performances at their hall. For full details, click here.

John Williams: The Cowboys Overture

Jerome Moross: The Big Country (Main Title) ♪

Aaron Copland: The Red Pony: V. Grandfather’s Story ♫

James Newton Howard: Suite from Wyatt Earp
Main Title; The Wedding; It Happened That Way

Arr. Tyzik: The Great Western Suite *
The Magnificent Seven, How the West Was Won, Silverado, and Dances with Wolves


Aaron Copland: Buckaroo Holiday from Rodeo

Jerod Tate: Chofkí
Sarcasm for Percussion and String Orchestra & Percussion

Ferde Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite: Sunset *

Aaron Copland: El Salon Mexico ♫

Special thank you to composer Jerod Tate, who is allowing groups to perform his music without charge to help support the music community during the pandemic. 

* The Great Western Suite arranged by Jeff Tyzik and Grand Canyon Suite by Ferde Grofé are presented under license from G. Schirmer Inc. & Associated Music Publishers, copyright owners.
♪ Music represented by European American Music Distributors, LLC | ♫ Music represented by Boosey & Hawkes, Inc.

©John Cogan 2020, Sedona Storm Clouds, 1987, acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of The James Museum.


Learn more about the artists performing on this program.

Daniel Black, Conductor

The Florida Orchestra


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