On Air Now
Classic FM Drive with John Brunning 5pm - 7pm
This image appears in the gallery:
Dvořák: 15 facts about the great composer
Dvořák wrote his opera Rusalka at the age of 60 when he had only three years left to live. The premiere took place in Prague’s National Theatre where Dvořák himself had once played as a musician in the house band. Its stand-out moment is the stunning Song to the Moon aria.