Thursday, July 10, 2014

Dvorak: What's your favorite?

In light of our discussion this week regarding Dvořák and the “American” sound, here is a listening list of some of his other American works. What is your favorite and why?

New World Symphony
Cello Concerto in B
String Quartet No. 12 in F “American”
String Quintet in E-flat
American Suite

2 comments:

  1. Of the above, New World Symph. of course. GREAT work.
    I actually like Symph. 8 better though...
    The American Qt. is my favorite chamber work.
    -Mark

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    1. You cannot go wrong with the Symphony No. 8! My favorite of his works is the American Quartet. The second movement is magnificent!

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