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Smetana: The Moldau, Etc; Grieg: Peer Gynt Suites / Pesek

Smetana / Cpo / Pesek
Release Date: 08/28/2007 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4256  
Composer:  Bedrich SmetanaEdvard Grieg
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic OrchestraSlovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This program combines wonderful music and striking pictures. Fascinating landscapes from Bohemia accompany the excellent interpretation of Smetana's "Moldau". Impressions from Norway, music and a forcible ballet choreography complement each other in Grieg's "Peer Gynt" suite.

Region: All
Running Time: 70 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
This program combines wonderful music and striking pictures. Fascinating landscapes from Bohemia accompany the excellent interpretation of Smetana's "Moldau". Impressions from Norway, music and a forcible ballet choreography complement each other in Grieg's "Peer Gynt" suite.

Region: All
Running Time: 70 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
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Works on This Recording

1.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
2.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Overture by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1866 
3.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Furiant by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
4.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
5.
Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
6.
Peer Gynt Suite no 2, Op. 55 by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Libor Pesek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1892; Norway 

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