Antonín Dvořák
composer

Antonín Dvořák

  • September 8, 1841 Nelahozeves, Bohemia - May 1, 1904 Prague, Czeck Republic

Biography

Antonín Dvořák, from Prague to New York

The composer of the New World Symphony, Antonín Dvořák, was a gifted child. He made a difficult start; his father rejected his vocation, money was scarce, his violin tuition was bad and he played in a second-rate orchestra. Despite all, he was a passionate student who would not give up on his music. He was to have a brilliant career successively as an instrumentalist in the Prague Orchestra, Director of the New York Conservatory and above all as one of the most prominent composers, highly acclaimed by the Austrian emperor.

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Marin Alsop conducts Bacewicz, Rautavaara, and Dvořák

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The 2022 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert
The 2022 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert

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Gautier Capuçon and 6 laureates of the Classe d'Excellence perform an all-cello concert

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Dvořák's Rusalka

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Sir Simon Rattle conducts Dvořák and Beethoven

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The 2019 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert
The 2019 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert

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Semyon Bychkov conducts Dvořák, Smetana, and Martinů

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Semyon Bychkov conducts Berio and Dvořák — With London Voices
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The 2017 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert
The 2017 Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert

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Dvořák's Rusalka

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