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Antonin Dvorák:

Other Musical Nationalism

Antonin Dvorak and his fellow Czech composers were among the first music nationalists. Here's a look at many others, including composers from America.

Music heard in this episode:

Gottschalk: Columbia
Copland: Hoedown from Rodeo
Glinka: Kamarinskaya
Rimsky - Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
Grieg: Symphonic Dance #3
Bartok: Hungarian Sketches
Weber: Der Freischütz - Chorus
Sibelius: Karelia
Falla: El Amor Brujo
Ginastera: Estancia - Malambo
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance Op. 46, #7

Learn more about Antonin Dvorák

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This Week's Quiz

Which American composer borrowed folk tunes to put into his compositions?

 Aaron Copland

 Leonard Bernstein

 Amy Beach

 John Philip Sousa

Who was the first Norwegian nationalist composer?

 Jean Sibelius

 Arvo Part

 Edvard Grieg

 Bedrich Smetana

Which composer borrowed hymns from the Russian Orthodox Church?

 Tchaikovsky

 Rachmaninoff

 Rimsky-Korsakov

 Kabalevsky

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Antonin Dvorák:

Other Musical Nationalism

Antonin Dvorak and his fellow Czech composers were among the first music nationalists. Here's a look at many others, including composers from America.

Music heard in this episode:

Gottschalk: Columbia
Copland: Hoedown from Rodeo
Glinka: Kamarinskaya
Rimsky - Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
Grieg: Symphonic Dance #3
Bartok: Hungarian Sketches
Weber: Der Freischütz - Chorus
Sibelius: Karelia
Falla: El Amor Brujo
Ginastera: Estancia - Malambo
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance Op. 46, #7

Learn more about Antonin Dvorák

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Which American composer borrowed folk tunes to put into his compositions?

 Aaron Copland

 Leonard Bernstein

 Amy Beach

 John Philip Sousa

Who was the first Norwegian nationalist composer?

 Jean Sibelius

 Arvo Part

 Edvard Grieg

 Bedrich Smetana

Which composer borrowed hymns from the Russian Orthodox Church?

 Tchaikovsky

 Rachmaninoff

 Rimsky-Korsakov

 Kabalevsky

 

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