Evening Masterwork: Dvorak’s Symphony No. 7

Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)

Symphony No. 7 in D-minor, Op. 70, by Antonin Dvorak

Evening Masterwork for November 22, 2020 – 7:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

The Symphony No. 7 by Antonin Dvorak holds a special status amongst the composer’s nine symphonies. The composer wrote this symphony for an extraordinary opportunity: he was commissioned by the Philharmonic Society in London, the same Society that commissioned Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. Dvorak’s Symphony No. 7 in d minor, our Evening Masterwork tonight at 7, on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9.