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The Best Of Dvorák


Release Date: 02/02/1993 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8551111   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Balázs SzokolayMaria Kliegel
Conductor:  Stephen GunzenhauserZdenek KoslerMichael HalászJaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Philharmonic OrchestraSlovak Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 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:  Balázs Szokolay (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Bohemia 
3. 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 
4. 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 
5. Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Capella Istropolitana
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
6. 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 
7. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
8. Quartet for Strings no 12 in F major, Op. 96/B 179 "American": Lento by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moyzes String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
9. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Zdenek Kosler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
10. Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163: 4th movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 

Sound Samples

Carnival, Op. 92, B. 169: Carnival Overture
8 Humoresques, Op. 101: Humoresque
Slavonic Dances, Series 1, Op. 46, B. 83: Slavonic Dance, Op. 46, No. 1
Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191: Cello Concerto, Op. 104 (Adagio ma non troppo)
Serenade in E major, Op. 22, B. 52: Serenade for Strings (Tempo di valse)
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95, B. 178, "From the New World": Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" (Largo)
Slavonic Dances, Series 1, Op. 46, B. 83: Slavonic Dance, Op. 46, No. 8
String Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96, "American": String Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96, B. 179, "American": II. Lento
Slavonic Dances, Series 2, Op. 72, B. 147: Slavonic Dance, Op. 72, No. 2
Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88, B. 163: Symphony No. 8 (Allegro, ma non troppo)

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