Symphony No. 1

Paul Creston

Symphony No. 1

Op. 20

About this work...

Paul Creston (who was born Giuseppe Guttoveggio in New York City in 1906) was one of the youngest of the fine "American Symphonists" who largely came to fame in the 1930s. This First Symphony was written in 1940 and premiered in Brooklyn, New York, with Fritz Mahler conducting the NYA Symphony Orchestra (an amateur gro... read more