Czech conductor and violinist Václav Neumann was born on this day in 1920.
Dying in 1995, Maestro Neumann was a founding violinist with the Smetana Quartet– and served coveted conducting positions with the Komische Oper Berlin, Leipzig Gewandhausorchester and the Czech Philharmonic.
DVORAK | SYMPHONY NO. 9 'FROM THE NEW WORLD' | VACLAV NEUMANN & CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 1993
Dvorak: Symphonies Nos. 7, 8 & 9 |2 CDS|
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Release Date: January 27, 2003