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Bohemian Rhapsody - Smetana, Dvorák / Kertész


Release Date: 02/13/2007 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000837602   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Bedrich SmetanaAntonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraIsrael Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Overture by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1866 
2. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
3. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 1 in C major, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
4. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 1 in B flat major, Odzemek by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
5. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Polka by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
6. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Furiant by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
7. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 3 in A flat major, Polka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
8. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 46/B 83: no 8 in G minor, Furiant by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
9. Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 2 in E minor, Dumka by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
10. Symphonic Variations for Orchestra, Op. 78/B 70 by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Bohemia 

Sound Samples

The Bartered Bride: Overture
The Bartered Bride / Act 1: Polka
The Bartered Bride / Act 2: Furiant
The Moldau (from Má Vlast)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.1 in C (Presto)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.3 in A flat (Poco allegro)
8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46: No.8 in G minor (Presto)
Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op.72, No.2
Slavonic Dance in B, Op.72, No.1
Symphonic Variations, Op.78

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