1 CD / Arte Nova / 2007-11-13Works: Bedrich Smetana: Má vlast
Conductors: Mund, Uwe
Ensemble: Kyoto Symphony Orchestra
Bederich Smetana was the first composer to create a Czech form of classical music. His symphonic cycle Ma Vlast (My Fatherland) is considered a monument...continue...
1 CD / Arte Nova / 2007-06-12Works: Bedrich Smetana: Quartet for Strings no 1 in E minor ("Z mého, zivota," "From My Life"), JB 1; Leos Janácek: Quartet for Strings no 1 "Kreutzer Sonata"; Franz Schubert: Quartet for Strings ...
"The Alexander Quartet has a clear notion of the expressive aims of each composer. With Smetana it is at its finest in a passionate rendition...continue...