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Symphony Concert

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NIKOLAI GRAUDAN (violoncello)
THE BBC ORCHESTRA
(Section B)
Leader, PAUL BEARD
Conducted by LESLIE HEWARD The numbering of Dvorak's Symphonies is a little misleading. Actually his first three symphonies were written as early as 1874-75 but two of these were suppressed till after his death while the third was issued only in a revised form as ' No. 3, Op. 76,' In the meantime Dvorak had produced his so-called First and Second (really fourth and fifth) Symphonies, Op. 63 and 70. \ The Second Symphony in D minor was composed in 1883-85 for the Royal Philharmonic Society and Dvorak came to London to conduct the first performance in April, 1885.

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Conducted By: Leslie Heward

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