From the Bohemian Forest, Op.68 (Dvořák, Antonín)

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Performances

Recordings

Silent Woods (No.5)

For Cello and Orchestra

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Cypressdome (2019/9/12)

Performers Staff Sgt. Charlaine Prescott (cello), Marine Chamber Orchestra, Major Michelle Rakers (conductor)
Publisher Info. Washington, DC: United States Marine Band, 2015.
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Misc. Notes Live performance at Northern Virginia Community College's Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center on May 17, 2015. View performance on Youtube.
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Naxos

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Sheet Music

Scores

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1884. Plates 8388-8389.
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Hobbypianist (2010/3/6)

Editor Antonín Čubr (1904–1988)
Publisher. Info. Souborné vydání díla, series 5, vol.6
Prague: SNKLHU, 1957. Plate H 2153.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

In the Spinning-Room (No.1)

For Orchestra (Zimmer)

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Massenetique (2012/6/11)

Arranger Karl Zimmer (1869-1935)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1910. Plate 12645.
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Misc. Notes Instrumentation: piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets in A, 2 bassoons, 4 horns in F,
2 trumpets in A, 3 trombones, timpani, percussion, harp, strings.
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For Piano (Dvořák)

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Coulonnus (2012/6/6)

Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1901. Plate 11569.
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Silent Woods (No.5)

For Cello and Orchestra (Dvořák)

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Generoso (2012/6/12)

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1894. Plate 10112.
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7 more: Clarinets 1, 2 • Bassoon 1, 2 • Horn (in F) • Violins I, II • Violas • Solo 'Cello, Cellos / Basses • Cellos, Double Basses

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Generoso (2009/1/20)

Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1894. Plate 10113.
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For Cello and Piano (Dvořák)

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1894. Plates 10114,10186.
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Misc. Notes Can also be played by violin or viola with piano.
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Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, [1913]. Plate 13369.
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Misc. Notes Viola solo can be played with piano accompaniment from cello and piano arrangement above.
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Generoso (2013/8/6)

Editor Alwin Schroeder (1855-1928)
Publisher. Info. Alwin Schroeder's Solo Concert Repertoire, Book IV
Boston: The Boston Music Company, 1928. Plate B.M.Co. 5838-8.
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For Violin and Piano (Mařák)
See: Classique et moderne (No.3)

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General Information

Work Title From the Bohemian Forest
Alternative. Title Ze Šumavy ; Aus dem Böhmer Walde
Composer Dvořák, Antonín
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.68 ; B.133
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAD 22
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 pieces
  1. Na přástkách. Allegro molto (D major)
  2. U černého jezera. Lento (F minor)
  3. Noc filipojakubská. Molto vivace (B major)
  4. Na čekání. Allegro comodo (F major)
  5. Klid (Waldesruhe). Lento e molto cantabile (D major)
  6. Z bouřlivých dob. Allegro con fuoco (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1883 (September)–1884 (January 12)
First Performance. 1884 (April 23) in Prague (Nos.1-3)
Karel Kovařovic (piano)
Antonín Dvořák (piano)

First Publication. 1884 - Berlin: N. Simrock (Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1884), p.152), Plates 8388-8389.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 28 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano 4 hands
External Links antonin-dvorak.cz
Wikipedia article (Silent Woods)
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Extra Information Arrangement History:
  • Composed for piano 4 hands, 1883–1884 (= B.133)
  • No.5 was arranged for cello and piano by Dvořák, 1891 (= B.173)
  • No.5 was also arranged for cello and orchestra by Dvořák, 1893 (= B.182)
Instrumentation: solo cello, flute, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, horn, strings