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Mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kožená collaborated with a conductor she knows well, the Berlin Philharmonic's Simon Rattle — who's also her husband.

Read Magdalena Kozena's Labor of 'Love And Longing'

August 7, 2012 – The mezzo-soprano's mastery of expression in a wide variety of music shines on her new album.

Rusalka (Christine Opolais) gives up her immortality for a chance at love with the prince (Klaus Florian Vogt) — but she's not the only one who has to make the ultimate sacrifice.

Read Life Yields to Love in Dvorak's 'Rusalka' WDAV

March 25, 2011 – In this fairy-tale opera, a water nymph gives up her immortality for the love of a prince. WDAV

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Yakov Kreizberg was the music director of the Monte Carlo Philharmonic.

Watch Conductor Yakov Kreizberg Dead at 51

March 16, 2011 – The lauded conductor died peacefully after a long illness, according to his manager.

Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano

Listen 2010 Gramophone Award Winners Announced

October 4, 2010 – The venerable British classical music magazine has announced winners in 24 categories.

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Zuill Bailey

Listen First Loves: Cellist Zuill Bailey's Front Row Revelation

September 21, 2010 – The cellist recalls the power of Dvorak's Cello Concerto in concert, up close and cosmic.

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The Emerson String Quartet

Listen The Emerson Quartet At (Le) Poisson Rouge WQXR

April 26, 2010 – The lauded quartet played music from its broad repertoire, live from New York City. WQXR

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The Brooklyn Bridge in 1884. Dvorak would arrive in New York eight years later to head the National Conservatory of Music.

Listen Dvorak's Symphony For A 'New World'

November 24, 2009 – The Bohemian composer claimed "everyone who has a nose must smell America" in his Symphony No. 9.

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Listen Losing It All For Love: Dvorak's 'Rusalka'

November 6, 2009 – In Dvorak's dream-like opera, a little mermaid's ultimate sacrifice goes unrewarded.

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Listen Master Cellist Plays Dvorak's Classic Concerto

March 3, 2009 – Hear Mstislav Rostropovich's powerful performance of Dvorak's American-made Cello Concerto.

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Listen Beaux Arts Trio Bids Farewell At Tanglewood APM

August 19, 2008 – Hear the final and bittersweet U.S. performance by the chamber ensemble, after a 53-year run. APM

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Listen Dvorak's Symphonic Journey to the 'New World'

April 18, 2008 – The Czech composer pours his heart into perhaps the finest symphony made in America.

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Listen Dvorak's 'American Quartet' Via St. Petersburg WGBH

April 1, 2008 – The St. Petersburg String Quartet takes a romantic favorite by Dvorak to the WGBH studios. WGBH

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Read The New York Philharmonic Plays Pyongyang

February 26, 2008 – In an act of symphonic diplomacy, the orchestra pays a visit to the North Korean capital.

Listen New York Philharmonic Set for North Korea Show

February 25, 2008 – The group is slated to perform Wagner, Dvorak and Gershwin for the historic occasion.

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