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Program

Jan 7, 2004 12:00 AM - Jan 25, 2004 12:00 AM

The Dvořák Centenary New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Winter Festival 2004

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents the seventh annual Winter Festival, the largest and broadest theme-based festival of its type in America, featuring numerous events celebrating the 100th anniversary of Antonín Dvořák’s death. The Dvořák Festival is presented with assistance from the Czech Center New York.

WHEN:
January 7–25 , 2004
For tickets or information
call (800) 255-3476
or visit www.njsymphony.org

 

 

Dvořák on DVD

Jan 7, 7:30 pm
Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

A demonstration of Robert Winter’s new DVD on Dvořák, entitled From the New World, along with a performance of Dvořák’s String Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96 (American)

Dvořák American Concerto

Jan 8, 8 pm,

State Theater, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ

Jan 9, 8 pm and Jan 11, 3 pm,
Prudential Hall, NJPAC, Newark riverfront between Military Park and McCarter Highway.

Jan 10, 8 pm,
Patriots Theater, Trenton War Memorial, Memorial Drive (take the Memorial Drive exit off of Route 29)
Concert featuring Festival March, Op. 54, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, and Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70
Festival Prelude: Jonathan Spitz and Joseph Horowitz discuss Dvořák’s Cello Concerto and perform In Silent Woods, Op. 68, for cello and piano.

The Bohemian Dvořák

Jan 15, 8 pm,
Harms Hall, Bergen PAC, Englewood

Jan 16 and Jan 17, 8 pm,
Prudential Hall, NJPAC (see above)

Jan 18, 3 pm,
State Theatre, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ (see above)
Concert featuring The Water Goblin, Op. 107, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53, and Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 70.
Festival Prelude: Joseph Horowitz and Michael Beckerman discuss and perform Zdeněk Fibich’s melodrama The Water Goblin and compare it to Dvořák’s setting of the same poem.

Eroica Trio Concert

Jan 16, 8 pm,
Richardson Auditorium, Princeton
The Eroica Trio performs music by Antonín Dvořák.

From the New World

Jan 22, 7:30 pm, Jan 24, 8 pm and Jan. 25, 3 pm, Prudential Hall, NJPAC (see above)

Jan 23, 8 pm,
Patriots Theatre, Trenton War Memorial (see above)
Concert featuring The Wood Dove, Op. 110, Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 33, and Symphony No. 9, Op. 95, From the New World.
Festival Prelude: Dvořák’s choral works performed by the Montclair State University Chamber Singers and a presentation of Michael Beckerman’s melodrama Hiawatha, which combines Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s words with Dvořák’s music.

Lecture "Dvořák and the American Landscape"

Jan 23, 6 pm,
Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
Art historian Timothy Barringer will discuss 19th century American landscape painting with piano music of MacDowell and Dvo.ák, performed by Czech pianist Radoslav Kvapil.

Interplay: The American Dvořák

Jan. 24, 2–4:30 pm, Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
Multi-media presentation and discussion to include Dvořák’s Sonatina in G major for violin and piano, Op. 100 and the American Suite in A major, op. 98 performed by Czech pianist Radoslav Kvapil.

Venue:

321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States

Date

From: Jan 7, 2004 12:00 AM
To: Jan 25, 2004 12:00 AM

Organizer:

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra


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