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Václav Talich Special Edition Vol 17- Smetana, Dvorák, Etc


Release Date: 10/30/2007 
Label:  Supraphon   Catalog #: 3837   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Bedrich SmetanaVilém BlodekKarel KovarovicLeos Janácek,   ... 
Performer:  Ludmila Dvoráková
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic OrchestraPrague Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selection includes Reminiscences of Václav Talich.
Selection includes Václav Talich rehearsing Dvorák's Cello Concerto.
Selection includes Speech by Václav Talich on his name day.
Selection includes Václav Talich rehearsing Dvorák's "New World" Symphony.
All tracks have been digitally mastered using 24-bit technology.
Selection includes Reminiscences of Václav Talich.
Selection includes Václav Talich rehearsing Dvorák's Cello Concerto.
Selection includes Speech by Václav Talich on his name day.
Selection includes Václav Talich rehearsing Dvorák's "New World" Symphony.
All tracks have been digitally mastered using 24-bit technology. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Má vlast: no 1, Vysehrad, T 110 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1879; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 09/1929 
Venue:  Trade Union House, Prague, Czechoslovaki 
Length: 15 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2.
Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 09/1929 
Venue:  Trade Union House, Prague, Czechoslovaki 
Length: 12 Minutes 17 Secs. 
3.
Má vlast: no 3, Sárka, T 113 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1879; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 09/1929 
Venue:  Trade Union House, Prague, Czechoslovaki 
Length: 10 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4.
In the Well: Overture by Vilém Blodek
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 04/1940 
Venue:  National Theater, Prague 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Bohemia (1866 - 1867). 
5.
Mr Broucek's excursion to the Exhibition: Miner's Polka by Karel Kovarovic
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 04/1940 
Venue:  National Theater, Prague 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
6.
Polka in D major, B 125 no 1/T 49 "Our lassies" by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 04/1940 
Venue:  National Theater, Prague 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Version: circa 1863
Composition written: Bohemia (Circa 1862 - Circa 1863). 
7.
Libuse, T 107: Overture by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1872; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 04/1940 
Venue:  National Theater, Prague 
Length: 8 Minutes 47 Secs. 
8.
The two widows, T 109: Anezka's Recitative and Aria by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Ludmila Dvoráková (Soprano)
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 04/24/1953 
Venue:  Live  Radio studio, Prague, Czechoslovakia 
Length: 10 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: Czech 
9.
Prague Carneval, T 135 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 06/06/1953 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
10.
The Cunning Little Vixen: Suite by Leos Janácek
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921-1923; Brno, Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 04/1954 
Venue:  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
Length: 18 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Vaclav Talich. 
11.
Fairy tale, Op. 16: Swans- and Peacocks-Game "a la Polka" by Josef Suk
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 03/18/1954 
Venue:  Live  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
12.
Noon Witch, Op. 108/B 196 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Vaclav Talich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Bohemia 
Date of Recording: 06/02/1954 
Venue:  Live  Dvorák Hall, Rudolfinum, Prague 
Length: 13 Minutes 56 Secs. 

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