Dvorák, Antonín, 1841-1904

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1841-09-08
Death 1904-05-01
Czechs
English, German, Czech

Biographical notes:

Antonín Dvořák was a Bohemian composer. In 1892 he accepted an invitation to head the National Conservatory in New York. He returned to Prague in 1895.

From the description of Receipt : to The National Conservatory of Music of America, 1894 Apr. 26. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122615912

Antonín Dvořák was a Bohemian composer. In 1892 he accepted an invitation to head the National Conservatory in New York. He returned to Prague in 1895.

From the guide to the Receipt : to The National Conservatory of Music of America, 1894 Apr. 26, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

Originally composed for piano 4-hands, 1878. This transcription 1878. First performance of Nos. 1, 3 and 4, Academy of the Society of Czech Journalists, Prague, 16 May 1878, Adolf Čech conductor. First performance of entire series Crystal Palace, London, 15 February 1879.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Slavonic dance no. 5, op. 46 / Anton Dvořák. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42694142

From the description of Slavonic dance no. 8 / Anton Dvořák. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42694148

From the description of Slavonic dance no. 1, op. 46 / Anton Dvořák. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42675853

From the description of Slavonic dance no. 3 / Anton Dvořák. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42694127

Composed 1876. First performance Prague, 24 March 1878, Slavonic Concerts, Adolf Čech conductor, K. Slavkovskich soloist. Revised 1883.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Concerto for pianoforte and orchestra, op. 33 / Antonin Dvořák. [1876?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42675758

Czech composer.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (3), dated : Prague and Vysok, 1891-92, to Jeannette Thurber in New York, 1891 Dec. 7 and 1892. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566083

From the description of Document signed, dated : Prague, 1892, 1892. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566089

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Prague, 18 August 1878, to [Frau Franz Adolf Wickenhauser?], 1878 Aug. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566087

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2), dated : Prague, 23 February 1883, and Vysok, 28 June 1889, to [Eduard Hanslick], 1883 Feb. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566079

From the description of Autograph letter signed from Dvořʹak to Berger, 1896. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122369534

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 26 March 1884, to [Joseph Bennett], 1884 Mar. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566074

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 15 January 1895, to an unidentified recipient, 1895 Jan. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566094

From the description of Antonín Dvořák postcard, 1889 Aug. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 244387862

From the description of Autograph note signed on his visiting card, dated : Prague, [n.d.], to a named but unidentified recipient, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270899340

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., Prague, n.d., 1881], to [Jean] Becker, 1881. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270900370

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Prague, 25 November 1895, to Harry Rowe Shelley, c/o G. Schirmer in New York, 1895 Nov. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270900377

Czechoslovakian composer.

From the description of "Trio (F moll)." : autograph manuscript, 1884 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270563150

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Subjects:

  • Suites (Orchestra), Arranged--Parts
  • Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
  • Suites (Band)--Excerpts, Arranged--Scores and parts
  • Overtures--Parts
  • Orchestral music, Arranged--Scores
  • Violin with plectral ensemble, Arranged--Manuscript--Parts
  • Symphonies (Band)--Excerpts, Arranged--Parts
  • Violin and piano music, Arranged--Manuscripts--Scores and parts
  • Composers--Correspondence
  • Orchestral music, Arranged--Parts
  • Orchestral music, Arranged--Scores and parts
  • Songs (medium voice) with piano
  • Harp--Orchestral excerpts
  • Symphonies
  • Operas--Librettos
  • Hussites--Songs and music--Parts
  • Band music, Arranged--Parts
  • Songs with band--Scores and parts
  • Orchestral music--Parts
  • Overtures (Band), Arranged--Parts
  • Musical sketches
  • Operas--Excerpts--Scores
  • Band music, Arranged--Scores and parts
  • Symphonies--Scores
  • Orchestral music
  • Opera
  • Instrumental music, Arranged--Parts
  • Concertos (Violoncello)--Parts
  • Music--Manuscripts
  • Dance music
  • Piano trios--Excerpts--Scores
  • Scherzos (Orchestra)--Parts
  • Wind quintets (Bassoon, clarinet, flute, horn, oboe)--Scores
  • Music--19th century
  • Songs with instrumental ensemble--Vocal scores with piano

Occupations:

  • Composers
  • Arrangers
  • Composers--19th century.--Czech Republic

Places:

  • Czechoslovakia (as recorded)
  • Czech Republic--Prague (as recorded)
  • Czech Republic (as recorded)
  • Czech Republic (as recorded)