The Czech Master
Passionate and folk-inspired. Known for his rich melodies and incorporation of Czech folk music.
I am convinced that the future belongs to folk music and I feel that in my latest works I have drawn closer to this secret, simple source of life.
Antonín Dvořák was a Czech composer and one of the leading figures of Romantic music. His works showcase a blend of Czech nationalistic elements with symphonic and chamber music, earning him international acclaim.
Symphony No. 9, "Cello Concerto," "Slavonic Dances"
May 1, 1904
September 8, 1841