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Dvorak In Prague - A Celebration


Release Date: 03/22/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 46687   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Itzhak PerlmanYo-Yo MaRudolf FirkusnyFrederica Von Stade
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony OrchestraPrague Philharmonic Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
2.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra in F minor, Op. 11/B 39 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1877; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
3.
From the Bohemian forest, Op. 68/B 133: no 5, Silent Woods by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
Notes: Composition written: Bohemia (?1883 - 1884).
Composition revised: Bohemia (1893). 
4.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
5.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
6.
Psalm 149, Op. 79/B 91 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  Prague Philharmonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
7.
Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Prague, Czech Republic 
8.
Trio for Piano and Strings no 4 in E minor, Op. 90/B 166 "Dumky": 4th movement by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Rudolf Firkusny (Piano), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890-1891; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
9.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
Notes: Arranged: Oskar Morawetz 
10.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 7 in C major, Sribske by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 
11.
Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 1 in E flat minor by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Rudolf Firkusny (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 12/16/1993 
Venue:  Live  Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic 

Sound Samples

Carnival Overture, Op. 92 (Instrumental)
Romance in F minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 11 (Instrumental)
Klid (Silent woods) for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 68, No. 5
Humoresque No. 7 in G-flat Major, Op. 101
Mesícku na nebi hlubokém (Silver moon upon the deep dark sky) from Rusalka, Op. 114; Act I
Psalm 149 for Chorus and Orchestra, Op. 79, "Zaple sejte, zaple sejte Bohn v no vem peni" (Voice)
Humoresque No. 1 in E-flat minor for Piano in E-flat minor, Op. 101 (Instrumental)
Gypsy Songs for Voice and Piano, Op. 55, No. 4 & 5
V. Allegro from Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 90 "Dumky"
Slavonic Dance No. 2 in E minor, Op. 72
Slavonic Dance No. 7 in C Major, Op. 72 (Instrumental)

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