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Ultimate Dvorak - The Essential Masterpieces


Release Date: 03/11/2008 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001079102   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  Václav NeumannWitold RowickiRaymond LeppardKurt Masur,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraLondon Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 5 Hours 41 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carnival Overture, Op. 92 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 21 Secs. 
2.
Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: Festival Music "Polonaise" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
3.
Symphony no 7 in D minor, Op. 70/B 141 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Witold Rowicki
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Bohemia 
Length: 37 Minutes 32 Secs. 
4.
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Witold Rowicki
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
Length: 41 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5.
Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Witold Rowicki
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
Length: 35 Minutes 11 Secs. 
6.
Legends (10) for Orchestra, Op. 59/B 122 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880-1881; Bohemia 
Length: 40 Minutes 15 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
Length: 41 Minutes 22 Secs. 
8.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 36 Minutes 29 Secs. 
9.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Length: 36 Minutes 20 Secs. 
10.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 27 Minutes 32 Secs. 
11.
Serenade for Winds in D minor, Op. 44 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Length: 23 Minutes 29 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70: 1. Allegro maestoso
Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88: 1. Allegro con brio
Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70: 2. Poco adagio
Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88: 2. Adagio
Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70: 3. Scherzo (Vivace)
Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88: 3. Allegretto grazioso - Molto vivace
Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88: 4. Allegro ma non troppo
Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70: 4. Finale (Allegro)
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 1. Adagio - Allegro molto
Legends Op.59: 1. Allegretto
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 2. Largo
Legends Op.59: 2. Molto moderato
Legends Op.59: 3. Allegro giusto
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 3. Scherzo (Molto vivace)
Legends Op.59: 4. Molto maestoso
Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World": 4. Allegro con fuoco
Legends Op.59: 5. Allegro giusto
Legends Op.59: 6. Allegro con moto
Legends Op.59: 7. Allegretto grazioso
Legends Op.59: 8. Un poco allegretto e grazioso
Legends Op.59: 9. Andante con moto
Legends Op.59: 10. Andante

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