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Dvorak: New World Symphony / Temirkanov, St. Petersburg Philharmonic

Dvorak / Temirkanov
Release Date: 02/12/2013 
Label:  Mirare   Catalog #: 185   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

It has often been said that the Symphony "From the New World" is a hymn to America and its wide open spaces. This is doubtless true, but the Ninth Symphony of this Slavonic genius is also a dramatic work that seeks new worlds of sound. Written in New York at the end of the Romantic century by a composer at the height of his glory, this musical epic is an orchestral testament of Antonin Dvorak, yearning for his Bohemia. It has often been said that the Symphony "From the New World" is a hymn to America and its wide open spaces. This is doubtless true, but the Ninth Symphony of this Slavonic genius is also a dramatic work that seeks new worlds of sound. Written in New York at the end of the Romantic century by a composer at the height of his glory, this musical epic is an orchestral testament of Antonin Dvorak, yearning for his Bohemia. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 

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