dvorak dvorak  /d ˈvɔ rək/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Czech composer who combined folk elements with traditional forms (1841-1904)

News

  1. Jon Stewart Takes a Hiatus

    The orchestra played Dvorak's "American String Quartet No. 12 Finale."        
    on June 8, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. Stuck on plane, Philadelphia Orchestra serenades fellow passengers

    The orchestra, visiting China, played Dvorak for passengers as their flight sat for three hours on the tarmac in Beijing.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

  3. Graduates weigh college versus technical programs

    CLEARWATER - Kayleigh Dvorak is only 17, but the recent graduate from Lakewood High School's Center for Advanced Technologies can already add a summer job as a web developer, where she'll make more than $12 an hour, to a resume that also includes Publix and a job at the mall.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune

Quotes

  • While saying it was a "good thing" the orchestra will visit, Rice added: "The North Korean regime is still the North Korean regime. And so, I don't think we should get carried away with what listening to Dvorak is going to do in North Korea."
    on Feb 22, 2008 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Washington Post

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