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Dvorak - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 05/11/2004 
Label:  Universal   Catalog #: 000233902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Arthur GrumiauxIstván HajduMalcolm MartineauAngela Gheorghiu
Conductor:  Iván FischerSir Neville MarrinerChristoph von DohnányiRiccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsCleveland Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Humoresques (8) for Piano, Op. 101/B 187: no 7 in G flat major by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Arthur Grumiaux (Violin), István Hajdu (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
2. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Iván Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
3. Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 2nd movement, Tempo di Valse by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
4. Zigeunermelodien (7), Op. 55: no 4, Als die alte Mutter by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Malcolm Martineau (Piano), Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Bohemia 
5. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
6. Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 

Sound Samples

Humoresque in G flat
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 2. Largo
Serenade for Strings in E, Op.22: 2. Tempo di valse
Songs My Mother Taught Me
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.1 in C (Presto)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.2 in E minor (Allegretto scherzando)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.3 in A flat (Poco allegro)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.4 in F (Tempo di minuetto)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.5 in A (Allegro vivace)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.6 in D (Allegretto scherzando)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.7 in C minor (Allegro assai)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.8 in G minor (Presto)
Carnival Overture, Op.92

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