Smetana: Bartered Bride / Braun, Kozetzni, Seefried, Klobucar

Release Date: 11/24/2009
Label: Orfeo
Catalog Number: ORF-C785092
Composer: Bedrich Smetana
Conductor: Berislav Klobucar
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Besides Czech folklore, the influence of Mozart is also omnipresent in Smetana's opera, in its verve and melodic freshness. This is obvious here in the ideal pairing of Irmgard Seefied and Waldermar Kmentt as the two lovers. The stand out, even amidst a lively, outstanding all-round ensemble
Works on This Recording
1. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93 by Bedrich Smetana
Performer: Oskar Czerwenka (Bass), Irmgard Seefried (Soprano), Waldemar Kmentt (Tenor), Ludwig Welter (Bass), Murray Dickie (Tenor), Rosette Anday (Alto), Hans Braun (Baritone), Hilde Konetzni (Soprano)
Conductor: Berislav Klobucar
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863/1870 ; Czech Republic
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