The symphony "From the New World", was a result of Dvorak's first visit to the United States in 1892. With author Robert Winter as an expert guide, the readers can recapture Dvorak's American experience. With expert commentary and musical analysis, glossary definitions, complete with musical examples, a section on instruments and the orchestra, supplementary illustrations, and an essay on Dvorak's life and times. Symphony No. 9 in E Minor performed by The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Kirill Kondrashin.