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The Very Best Of Dvorák


Release Date: 10/31/2006 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8552139   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Stefan VeselkaQian ZhouEdmund BattersbyJana Valŕskovŕ,   ... 
Conductor:  Stephen GunzenhauserJaroslav KrcekZdenek KoslerJohannes Wildner,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic OrchestraVlach String Quartet PragueSlovak Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 
2.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Stefan Veselka (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
3.
Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American": Molto vivace by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vlach String Quartet Prague
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
4.
Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
5.
Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Qian Zhou (Violin), Edmund Battersby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
Notes: Arranged: Fritz Kreisler 
6.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 1st movement, Moderato by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
7.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
8.
Symphony no 7 in D minor, Op. 70/B 141: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Bohemia 
9.
Sonatina for Violin and Piano in G major, Op. 100/B 183: Larghetto by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Qian Zhou (Violin), Edmund Battersby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
10.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 72/B 145: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Bohemia 
11.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Jana Valŕskovŕ (Soprano)
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
12.
Noon Witch, Op. 108/B 196 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Bohemia 
13.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
14.
Stabat Mater, Op. 58/B 71: Fac ut portem Christi mortem by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Robert Shafer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Symphony, Washington, D. C.,  Washington Chorus
Period: Romantic 
15.
Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44: 1st movement, Moderato by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Oslo Philharmonic Wind Soloists
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
16.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191: 2nd movement, Adagio ma non troppo by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Maria Kliegel (Cello)
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
17.
Quintet for Piano and Strings no 2 in A major, Op. 81/B 155: Scherzo by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Ivan Klansky (Piano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vlach String Quartet Prague
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Bohemia 
18.
Czech Suite in D major, Op. 39/B 93: 2nd movement, Polka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Antoni Wit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Bohemia 
19.
Legends (10) for Orchestra, Op. 59/B 122: no 2 in G major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Christian Kohn (Piano), Silke-Thora Matthies (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Bohemia 
20.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
21.
Waltzes (2) for String Quartet, Op. 54/B 105: no 1 in A major by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vlach String Quartet Prague
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
22.
Romance for Violin and Piano in F minor, Op. 11/B 38 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Qian Zhou (Violin), Edmund Battersby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1877; Bohemia 
23.
My Home Overture, Op. 62/B 125a by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Bohemia 
24.
Trio for Piano and Strings no 4 in E minor, Op. 90/B 166 "Dumky": 3rd movement, Andante moderato by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Joachim Trio
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890-1891; Bohemia 
Notes: Composition written: Bohemia (1890 - 1891). 

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