<hr class="bbcode_rule" /><span style="font-size:1.17em">About this set:</span>Orchestra: Janácek Philharmonic OrchestraConductor: Theodore KucharNumber of discs: 3
<hr class="bbcode_rule" /><span style="font-size:1.17em">Review:</span>
"Bedrich Smetana is one of the most beloved Czech composers -- two others are Antonin Dvorak and Leos Janacek -- and particularly admired for the orchestral cycle 'Ma Vlast' ('My Country') and the opera 'The Bartered Bride'. As this three-disc set reveals, Smetana contributed richly on the orchestra front.
Aside from 'Ma Vlast' and the overture and three dances from 'The Bartered Bride', the collection includes...