Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Josef Suk - Asrael Symphony

Suk (1874-1935) was a late romantic Czech composer and son-in-law of Dvorak. His symphony in C minor, Op. 27 ("Asrael"), from 1905 is his masterpiece. It was inspired by the death of first his father-in-law, and then his wife. Relevant links below.