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Dvorák's New World Inquiry
How a Czech composer helped America find its authentic voice
"...That composer was Antonin Dvorák, and this year, to mark the 100th anniversary of..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

November is Dvorák month in Austin!
The University of Texas is marking the centenary of Dvorák's death with an ambitious multidisciplinary festival called "New Worlds: Dvorák in Search of America."
"...The University of Texas is marking the centenary of Dvorák's death with an ambitious multidisciplinary festival called New Worlds:..."

Nov. 5, 2004 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

New Worlds
Schedule of events
"...conducted by James Morrow, perform Harry Burleigh's "Deep River," Dvorák/Fisher's "Goin' Home," and Arthur Farwell's..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Arts Feature

Austin Symphony Orchestra
This program devoted to the New World Symphony altered our sense of the work
"...Austin Symphony Orchestra: Dvorák's Symphony No. 9..."

Jan. 21, 2011 Arts Review by Michael Kellerman

May I Have the Envelope, Please?
The 2004-2005 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...In the PocketSymphonic PerformanceCorigliano: Circus Maximus, UT Wind EnsembleChamber PerformanceDvorák: Trio in F Minor, Miró Quartet (Yamamoto, Gindele, with..."

June 10, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Applause! Applause!
Austin Critics Table nominations, 2004-2005
"...Dvorák: "American" Quartet, Miró Quartet..."

May 27, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Symphony Orchestra's Variation Voyage
ASO’s first concert of 2019 had us hearing all sorts of feels, but Leon Fleisher’s piano also got us thinking
"...The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra; and Antonín Dvorák spinning the melody for his song "Huslar" in 27..."

Jan. 18, 2019 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Austin Symphony Orchestra With Bion Tsang, Cello
The cellist swashed and buckled his way through Dvorák like a great actor playing Cyrano
"...moaning wistfully is all the cello can do. Antonín Dvorák was one composer who saw the instrument as capable..."

April 6, 2012 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Faces of America: The Light
The Miró Quartet examines our national character and finds some of America's lights still shine brightly
"...did favor some older works by known composers (Antonín Dvorák, Charles Ives), the program pushed beyond the familiar urban..."

Dec. 7, 2007 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Local Opera Local Artists' We Might Be Struck by Lightning
In this new pastiche chamber opera, LOLA takes us on a bold musical journey
"...and deep understanding of the material, is spellbinding. In Dvorák's "Songs My Mother Taught Me," she sings of a..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Arts Review by Michelle Haché

'Copland and Mexico'
Five-day concert series highlights this composer and orchestral music south of the border
"...phase of the project, which launched in 2011 with "Dvorák and America," ASO and UT received funding as part..."

March 21, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Menuhin Competition 2014 Closing Concert
The Cleveland Orchestra and three violinists gave performances that had the crowd on its feet after every piece
"...the energizing Giancarlo Guerrero, the orchestra's rendition of Antonin Dvorák's sparkling Carnival Overture heralded the three violinists of the..."

March 7, 2014 Arts Review by Natalie Zeldin

Top 10 (+1) Dance/Classical Music Treasures of 2012
In 2012, dance memorably explored profound topics, and classical embraced Charlie Brown and George Washington
"...10) DVORÂK: 'CELLO CONCERTO IN B MINOR' (Austin Symphony Orchestra) Cellist..."

Jan. 4, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

All Over Creation: Laugh Lines
A week of unexpected comic relief brought lessons in laugh-making
"...levity when cellist Bion Tsang followed his performance of Dvorák's Cello Concerto with a downright witty delivery of the..."

April 6, 2012 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Miró Quartet with Anton Nel
A concert which proved that eloquence survives in the age of the sound bite
"...emotion earned. Shifting from darkness to light with Antonín Dvoràk's "American" String Quartet, the four indulged their romantic sides,..."

Jan. 27, 2012 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Blist'ring Strings
This summer the Austin Chamber Music Festival really brings the heat
"...it's done with Mozart's String Quartet in D Minor, Dvorák's "American" string quartet, and Schumann's Piano Quintet – this..."

July 8, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Symphony Orchestra July Fourth Concert & Fireworks
With fireworks banned and cash tight, ASO cancels its holiday concert
"...and features short compositions by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Elgar, Dvorák, Schubert, and you'll even get a little taste of..."

July 1, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Miró Quartet
The acclaimed string ensemble's second violinist of 15 years takes her leave
"...came up with two or three pieces, and the Dvorák A-flat Quartet was the common thread in all the..."

May 6, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Give 'Em a Hand
The nominees for the 2009 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...Elizabeth Lee, Dvorák: Concerto for Violoncello..."

May 15, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Brave Combo
Texas Platters
"...soaring, romantic vocal to the group's salsa version of Dvorák's "Slavonic Dance," which is second only to their (relatively)..."

May 30, 2003 Music Review by Greg Beets

Hearts and Violins
Jennifer Bourianoff has found happiness playing chamber music and living in Austin.
"...it behind us. We could sit down and play Dvorák and Bach, certainly demanding pieces, but not demanding like..."

June 29, 2001 Arts Feature by Robi Polgar

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