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 (dvôr′zhäk, -zhăk), Antonín Leopold 1841-1904.
Czech composer whose works, such as Slavonic Dances (1878), often incorporate folk music. His final symphony, From the New World (1893), was composed while he was director of the National Conservatory in New York City (1892-1895).
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(ˈdvɔːʒæk; Czech ˈdvɔrʒaːk)
(Biography) Antonín (ˈantɔnjiːn), known as Anton Dvořák. 1841–1904, Czech composer, much of whose work reflects the influence of folk music. His best-known work is the Symphony No. 9 From the New World (1893)
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(ˈdvɔr ʒɑk, -ʒæk)

Antonín, 1841–1904, Czech composer.
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