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Dvorak - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 11/14/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 69248   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Milan TurkovicKarl LeisterGünter HögnerHansJörg Schellenberger,   ... 
Conductor:  Zubin MehtaCarlo Maria GiuliniSir Andrew DavisRichard Hickox,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York PhilharmonicRoyal Concertgebouw OrchestraEnsemble Wien-Berlin,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta,  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 
2.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo - Excerpt(s) by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
3.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Milan Turkovic (Bassoon), Karl Leister (Clarinet), Günter Högner (French Horn),
HansJörg Schellenberger (Oboe), Wolfgang Schulz (Flute)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Notes: Arranged: Hidetake Konoe 
4.
Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163: 4th movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
5.
Scherzo capriccioso, Op. 66/B 131 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Bohemia 
6.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
7.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
8.
Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Rudolf Firkusny (Piano), Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
9.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
10.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191: 3rd movement, Allegro moderato by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (Cello)
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 

Sound Samples

Carnival Overture, Op. 92
Humoresque, Op. 101, No. 7
Slavonic Dance in C Major, Op. 46, No. 1
Songs My Mother Taught Me from Gypsy Melodies, Op. 55, No. 4
II. Largo from Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 "From the New World"
Scherzo Capriccioso, Op. 66
Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op. 46, No. 8
III. Finale. Allegro moderato from Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op. 72, No. 2
IV. Allegro ma non troppo from Symphony No. 8 In G Major, Op. 88

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