Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) was a Czech composer. After Bedřich Smetana, he was the next Czech Romantic-era composer to achieve worldwide recognition.
“Songs my mother taught me” is a song for voice and piano written in 1880. It is the fourth of seven songs from his cycle Gypsy Songs (Gypsy Melodies). The Gypsy Songs are set to the poetry of Czech poet Adolph Heyduk and were written for Gustav Walter, the popular tenor of the Vienna State Opera. This song, in particular, has achieved widespread fame.
The Kat Trio performs Gypsy Song.
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