Classical Road Trip: Musical Milestones

If the price of gas is making you rethink your summer travel plans, here's a way to tour the country without ever having to fill the tank. Just sit back and relax, as five American composers take you on a musical road trip across the U.S. The itinerary includes everything from a truly grand National Park to the Manhattan skyline — and points in between.

For more entries in this summer's weekly Road Trip: Songs to Drive By series, click here.

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Cover for Grofé: Orchestral Works

Cover for Grofé: Orchestral Works

Cover for The Orchestral Music of Charles Ives: World Premieres and First Editions

Cover for The Orchestral Music of Charles Ives: World Premieres and First Editions

Cover for Bernstein: Serenade after Plato's Symposium; Fancy Free; On the Town Dance Episodes

Cover for Bernstein: Serenade after Plato's Symposium; Fancy Free; On the Town Dance Episodes

Cover for Thomson: The Plow that Broke the Plains

Cover for Thomson: The Plow that Broke the Plains

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