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Dvorak and Hiawatha

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  1. Chuck Lavazi says:

    The first time I heard the Largo of the Dvorak 9th (then called the 5th, which shows what a geezer I am) the image sprang immediately to mind of an Indian looking out on a vast plain at sunset. This was long before I knew there was an Indianisf movement in American music or anything much about the 9ths origins; I was a pre-teen just learning about Classical Music. Thanks for the additional insight into one of my favorite symphonies.

    Currently rereading Ivory Trade in preparation for covering the Cliburn as part of a delegation from MCANA and enjoying the perspective

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