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Title
A hero's song, symphonic poem op.111
Composer
Antonín Dvořák 1841-1904
Conductor
Antoni Wit
Performer
Pools Nationaal Radio Symfonieorkest
Publisher
Naxos, 1995
1 cd
Playing time
01:05:08
EAN
0730099400527
CDR
AFX1184
Placing suggestion
00 - Orkest (NBLC) K1 - Orkest (Flemish music schema)

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About Antonín Dvořák

Antonín Leopold Dvořák ( d(ə-)VOR-zha(h)k; Czech: [ˈantoɲiːn ˈlɛopold ˈdvor̝aːk] (listen); 8 September 1841 – 1 May 1904) was a Czech composer, one of the first to achieve worldwide recognition. Following the Romantic-era nationalist example of his predecessor Bedřich Smetana, Dvořák frequently employed rhythms and other aspects of the folk music of Moravia and his native Bohemia. Dvořák's own style has been described as "the fullest recreation of a national idiom with that of the symphonic tradition, absorbing folk influences and finding effective ways of using them".

Dvořák displayed his musical gifts at an early age, being an apt violin student from age six. The first public performances of his works were in Prague i…Read more on Wikipedia

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