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Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Cello Concerto / Brunello, Pappano, Accademia Di Santa Cecilia

Dvorak / Pappano,Antonio
Release Date: 10/22/2012 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 14102   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mario Brunello
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

EMI Classics presents a new recording of two of Dvorak s best loved works together on disc the Symphony No. 9 in E minor From the New World and his Cello Concerto in B minor. These two works are not often paired together on recordings. hey were recorded live during the 11/12 Santa Cecilia season.

Dvorak wrote the 9th symphony following a trip to America. It is imbued with the rhythms of Native American immigrant folk music cast in the language of the 19th century romantic musical language.

Antonio Pappano, born in America but working in the European tradition, sees this piece in new and fresh ways because of his own heritage. This is the first time Pappano has conducted Dvorak's 9th symphony. This is a rare
Read more recording of the first edition of the Dvorak Cello Concerto, performed by renowned Italian cellist Mario Brunello. It is a far less frequently heard version.
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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
2. Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mario Brunello (Cello)
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 9 in E Minor "From the New World", Op. 95: I Adagio - Allegro molto
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor "From the New World", Op. 95: II Largo
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor "From the New World", Op. 95: III Scherzo (Molto vivace)
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor "From the New World", Op. 95: IV Allegro con fuoco
Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: I. Allegro
Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: III. Finale (Allegro moderato)

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