1 CD / Supraphon / 2011-05-27Works: Bedrich Smetana: My Country, cycle of symphonic poems; Antonin Dvorák: Czech suite in D major, Op. 39; In Nature's Realm Overture, Op. 91; Josef Suk: A Summer's Tale. Symphonic Poem, Op. 29; Vit...
Conductors: Neumann, Václav; Pesek, Libor; Belohlávek, Jirí
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Prague Philharmonia
The names of Bedrich Smetana, Antonin Dvorak, Leos Janacek, and Bohuslav Martinu are rightly synonymous with the global fame of Czech music. And it was...continue...
1 DVD Video / Arthaus / 2011-01-25Works: Antonín Dvorák: Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"; Leos Janácek: Glagolitic Mass
Performers: Benackova, Gabriela; Drobkova, Drahomira; Hora, Jan; Kopcak, Sergej; Kundlak, Jozef
Conductors: Neumann, Václav
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra; Prague Philharmonic Chorus
A trained violinist and viola player and member of the Czech Philharmonic, Václav Neumann (1920 - 1995) always built the orchestra he conducted around its...continue...
Run Time: 99 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2010-07-27Works: Leos Janácek: Káta Kabanová, opera, JW 1/8
Performers: Caton, Frederic; Delamboye, Hubert; Denoke, Angela; Henschel, Jane; Kuebler, David; Peckova, Dagmar; Precht, Ulrika; Smits, Henk; Starzinger, Elisabeth; Trost, Rainer
Conductors: Cambreling, Sylvain
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Choir
"Musically the performance with the Czech Philharmonic and a Slovakian choir under Sylvain Cambreling is first- rate... Angela Denoke, singing with radiant, creamy tone. Among...continue...
Run Time: 99 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
1 CD / Supraphon / 2005-06-27Works: Josef Suk: The Ripening, Op. 34; Leos Janácek: Taras Bulba
Conductors: Talich, Vaclav
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Prague Philharmonic Women's Chorus