Dvorak: Cello Works
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104: III, Finale (12:37)
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Jiří Bělohlávek
This new album explores works created during the time Dvořák spent in the United States and features his Cello Concerto and Silent Woods, both recorded with Jiří Bělohlávek and the Czech Philharmonic. Also included are arrangements of “Song to the Moon” from Rusalka, and the song Goin’ Home, written by one of Dvořák’s pupils and based on the melody from the Largo movement of his “New World” Symphony.