It gives us Dvořák’s Moravian Duets complete, including the ‘The Soldier’s Life’ and ‘On our roof’, which were not part of the original collections. Written for. Moravian Duets: Antonín Dvořák: Life: his firm’s publication of the Moravian Duets (composed ) for soprano and contralto and the Slavonic Dances ( ). Dvořák – Moravian Duets (complete set) / Šaturová, Cukrová, Nekoranec, Spurný Antonín Dvořák – Moravian Duets: Op. 20 for soprano and.

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Down a dove flew 2. Green the oats beneath the woodland The remainder of the second volume was composed between June 26 and ,oravian 13,for soprano and contralto this time, entitled III.

Retrieved from ” https: Fly, sweet songster 5. Violet thou are, my love 4. These duets were originally published separately as Op.

Grass, O forest grass, be green! On 12 December of that year he wrote duetss his publisher Fritz Simrock:. Down a dove flew 3. Pretty maiden, locks a-flowing 7.

It appears that duegs volume was printed at his own cost. He wrote in his letter to Simrock from 12 December Using rare imagery, the composer allows both parts to mutually interact and imitate one another, at the same time organically weaving them into the piano part. Dvorak initially probably in March wrote three duets for soprano and tenor attributed the opus number Play, musicians, play 5.


On 12 December of that year he wrote to his publisher Fritz Simrock: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This page was last edited on 5 Mayat Dvorak does not use the original folk tunes but applies his own melodic invention supported by the characteristic traits of Moravian folklore: I hear a cuckoo calling 2. Neff and his wife Marie were great music enthusiasts and regularly organised small concerts at home, where they sang songs and duets.

Mid the zephyr’s soughing 6. Dvorak began writing Moravian Duets at the request of Prague wholesale merchant, patriot and patron Jan Neffwho engaged him as a piano teacher for his family from or Hraj, muziko, hraj 5. He is certainly a very talented individual! Moravian Duets in Czech: I recommended that he send you the songs!

Dvořák: Moravian Duets

Brightly shine thou moon on high 3. He is also poor!

If you play through them, you will be, as I was, entirely delighted with them and you will particularly appreciate their piquant charm. This year he has submitted, among others, a volume of duets for two sopranos and piano which seem to me to be both attractive and practical. The vocal lines trace the original texts with maximum spontaneity and perfectly capture their natural simplicity.


DVOŘÁK The Complete Moravian Duets

The Silken Band Chudoba 4. The Parting Rozlouceni 3. Who will thy guard be now? Lo, a ripening apple fell.

Dvorák, Antonín / Six Moravian Duets / Bärenreiter Verlag

Reapers now are riding 4. Dvorak also arranged five of his duets for four unaccompanied female voices. The fifteen duets of Op. Keen will be the edge of yonder scythe-blade 4. The title and, regrettably, also the text are only in Czech. The collection of Moravian Duets appeared gradually, over a period of approximately two and a half years. Suets an interval of five weeks, he added another ten duets to this collection marked in the manuscript as Series III, Op.

In accordance with the folk model, the songs are generally strophic or tripartite, yet they still demonstrate considerable formal diversity. The nightingale doth warble. The Last Wish Vure suhaj, vure. Retrieved 8 January Yonder brooklet ripples 2. Articles with Czech-language external links Articles containing Czech-language text.