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The body of literature relating to the life and work of Antonin Dvorak is extremely comprehensive and it continues to expand. A notional catalogue of all the specialist publications and articles would now contain thousands of entries. The following list therefore merely offers a basic overview of Dvorak bibliography. 


specialist publications  

LISTS, CATALOGUES, ENCYCLOPEDIC ENTRIES:

Bachtik, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Encyclopedic entry. In: Ceskoslovensky hudebni slovnik osob a instituci. Praha: SHV 1963.

Burghauser, J. - Clapham, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Thematic Catalogue. Bibliography. Survey of Life and Work. Praha: Bärenreiter Editio Supraphon 1996.

Clapham, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Encyclopedic entry. In: The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. London: Macmillan Publishers 1980.

Helfert, Vl. : Antonin Dvorak. Encyclopedic entry. In: Pazdirkuv hudebni slovnik naucny. Praha, 1937.

Herbert, J. F. (edit.) : Antonin Dvorak. Complete Catalogue of Works. London: The Dvorak Society for Czech Music 1984.

Stecker, K. : Antonin Dvorak. Encyclopedic entry. In: Ottuv slovnik naucny. Praha, 1894.

Sourek, O. : Uvodem k seznamu veskerych skladeb Antonina Dvoraka. In: Hudebni revue VII (1913 - 14), (str. 393 - 400).

 

BIOGRAPHICAL WORKS:

Bachtik, J. : Antonin Dvorak: nastin zivota a dila. Praha: FAU 1941.

Berkovec, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Praha: Supraphon 1969.

Burghauser, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Praha: Koniasch Latin Press 2006.

Clapham, J. : Antonin Dvorak. Musician and Craftsman. London: Faber & Faber 1966.

Clapham, J. : Dvorak. London: David & Charles 1979.

Kalensky, B. : Antonin Dvorak, jeho mladi, prihody a vyvoj k usamostatneni. In: Antonin Dvorak: sbornik stati o jeho díle a zivote: peci Hudebniho odboru Umelecke besedy. Praha: UB 1912.

Doge, K.: Antonin Dvorak : Leben, Werke, Dokumente. Zurich: Atlantis 1997.

Doge, K.: Antonin Dvorak : Zivot - dilo - dokumenty. Praha: Vysehrad 2013.

Holzknecht, V. : Antonin Dvorak. Praha: SNDK 1955.

Kvet, J. M. : Mladi Antonina Dvoraka. Praha: Orbis 1944.

Schreiber, J. : Antonin Dvorak: kronika o jeho zivote a dile. Moravska Ostrava - Praha: Josef Lukasik 1941.

Sourek, O. : Zivot a dilo Antonina Dvoraka. I. - IV. Praha: SN 1954 - 1957.

Sourek, O. : Antonin Dvorak. Praha: HM 1947.

 

THEORETICAL PUBLICATIONS: 

Cerny, M. K. : K periodizaci tvorby Antonina Dvoraka. In: Ceská hudba svetu, svet ceske hudbe. Praha: Panton 1974.

Sychra, A. : Estetika Dvorakovy symfonicke tvorby. Praha: SN 1959.

Sourek, O. : Dvorakovy symfonie: charakteristika a rozbory. Praha: HM 1948.

Sourek, O. : Dvorakovy skladby komorni. Praha: HM 1949.

Sourek, O. : Dvorakovy skladby orchestralni. (I. and II). Praha: HM 1944 and 1946.

 

DVORAK’S CORRESPONDENCE, ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS:

Antonin Dvorak on Negro Melodies: Letter from the composer on various subjects. In: New York Herald, 28. 5. 1893.

Bei Meister Dvorak. In: Politik, 26. 12. 1899.

Bei Meister Dvorzak. In: Die Reichswehr, 1. 3. 1904.

From Butcher to Baton. An Interview with Herr Dvorak. In: Pall Mall Gazette, 13. 10. 1886.

The real value of Negro melodies. New York Herald, 1893.

Dvorak, A. : Franz Schubert. In Collaboration with Henry Finck. In: The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, XLVIII  (1894).

Dvorak, A. : Music in America. In collaboration with Edwin Emerson Jr. In: Harper´s New Monthly Magazine XC, 1895.

Kuna, M. a kol. : Antonin Dvorak: Correspondence and Documents. (I. - X.) Praha: Barenreiter Editio Supraphon/Editio Barenreiter Praha 1987- 2004.

 

OTHER:

Berkovec, J. : Zivot plny hudby: vypraveni o Antoninu Dvorakovi. Praha: Academia 1996.

Dvořák, O. : Muj otec Antonin Dvorak. Pribram: Knihovna Jana Drdy 2004.

Ivanov, M. : Novosvetska. Pelhrimov: 999 1997.

Slaviková, J. : Dvorak a Anglie aneb Zeme, ktere mnoho dluzim. Praha and Litomysl: Paseka 1994.

Sourek, O. : Dvorak ve vzpominkach a dopisech. Praha: Topicova edice 1940.