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Prague Spring Inspiring - Smetana, Dvorák, Beethoven, Et Al


Release Date: 04/01/1999 
Label:  Supraphon   Catalog #: 546   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Bedrich SmetanaAntonín DvorákPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyLudwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Mstislav RostropovichSviatoslav RichterAnne GjevangGabriela Benacková,   ... 
Conductor:  Rafael KubelikVaclav TalichKarel AncerlVáclav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Má vlast by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 1990 
Venue:  Live  Prague, Czechoslovakia 
2. Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Venue:  Live  Prague, Czechoslovakia 
3. Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Karel Ancerl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1954 
Venue:  Live  Prague, Czechoslovakia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1874 - 1875). 
4. Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Anne Gjevang (Alto), Gabriela Benacková (Soprano), Artur Korn (Bass),
Gunther Neumann (Tenor)
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1989 
Venue:  Live  Prague, Czechoslovakia 

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