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The New World and Its Music

  • Aired: 09/22/2013
  • 56:45
  • Rating: NR
Inspired by American dreams and legends, Dvořák created some of his greatest works while living in the United States; above all, the “New World” Symphony. This program will investigate the multiple stories and influences – Native American, African-American, and Czech –that Dvořák transformed in his most forward-looking symphony.
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Featuring the music of Antonin Dvořák and Ellen Taaffe Zwilich.
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