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Make Music Part of Your Life Series: Antonin Dvorak – Symphonic Variations, Op. 78

In this 2004 studio recording, Theodore Kuchar conducts the Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra.

If you’re interested in buying the 3-CD set, it is available at Arkivmusic:

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The CD set also includes Dvorak‘s Czech Suite, Carnival Overture, Golden Spinning Wheel, and Otello.
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This recording of Dvorak’s Symphonic Variations is owned by Brilliant Classics.


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Antonín Dvořák – Carnival Overture, Op. 92 Janácek Philharmonic Orchestra, Theodore Kuchar

This is the “Life” part of the “Nature, Life and Love” trilogy. Performed by SYO Philharmonic led by acclaimed conductor, composer and educator Brian Buggy OAMhttp://syo.com.au

The Carnival Overture, Opus. 92, B. 169, was written by Antonin Dvořák in 1892. It is part of a “Nature, Life and Love” trilogy of overtures written by Dvořák, forming the second “Life” part. The other two parts of the trilogy are overture in a trilogy of overtures that included In Nature’s Realm, Op. 91 (“Nature”) and Othello, Op. 93 (“Love”).

The overture is scored for two flutes, piccolo, two oboes, english horn, two clarinets, two bassoons, four horns, two trumpets, three trombones, tuba,timpani, triangle, cymbals, tambourine, harp and strings.