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Review: The Chichester Symphony Orchestra Festival concert

19/07/2019

“A wonderful evening; a snapshot of romantic music at its finest, arousing an array of emotions and full of vitality”.

In a glorious Saturday afternoon in St Paul’s Church, we were served a delicious evening of orchestral works from that great son of Bohemia, Antonín Dvořák, with a somewhat appropriate sandwich-filling of his contemporary, Johannes Brahms. The German was highly influential in the rise of Dvořák’s fortunes as it was with his support and guidance that set the plucky young Czech on a more nationalistic and, indeed, populist path.

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Author: Bruno Newman

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