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Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Gala Concert - Mozart & Dvorák

Mozart / Dvorak / Moravec / Cpo / Belohlavek
Release Date: 01/30/2007 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4404  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartAntonín Dvorák
Performer:  Ivan MoravecBernarda Fink
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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On the day of the 150th anniversary of Antonín Dvo?ák’s birth and in the year of the bicentenary of Mozart’s death, the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra dedicated a concert to both composers in the magnificent Spanish Hall of Prague Castle in September 1991. The renowned pianist Ivan Moravec is the soloist for the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466, and the distinguished mezzo-soprano Bernarda Fink sings the Dvo?ák Biblical Songs, Op. 99, Nos. 1 – 5. Program also includes the Overture to Don Giovanni. Ji?í B?lohlávek conducts.

Color, stereo, 57 min. Playable in all regions.
On the day of the 150th anniversary of Antonín Dvo?ák’s birth and in the year of the bicentenary of Mozart’s death, the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra dedicated a concert to both composers in the magnificent Spanish Hall of Prague Castle in September 1991. The renowned pianist Ivan Moravec is the soloist for the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466, and the distinguished mezzo-soprano Bernarda Fink sings the Dvo?ák Biblical Songs, Op. 99, Nos. 1 – 5. Program also includes the Overture to Don Giovanni. Ji?í B?lohlávek conducts.

Color, stereo, 57 min. Playable in all regions.
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Ivan Moravec (Piano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
2. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 1, Clouds and darkness by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Bernarda Fink (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
3. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 2, Thou art my hiding place by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Bernarda Fink (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
4. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 3, Give ear to my prayer by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Bernarda Fink (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
5. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 4, The Lord is my shepherd by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Bernarda Fink (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
6. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 5, I will sing a new song by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Bernarda Fink (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 
7. Don Giovanni, K 527: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Jiri Belohlávek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 9/1991 
Venue:  Spanish Hall, Prague Castle 

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