Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau) - Stunning Performance
Smetana: Symphonic Poem ''The Moldau'' (arr. by composer)
Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau) / Urbański · Berliner Philharmoniker
B. Smetana: Prodaná nevěsta (předehra) / The Bartered Bride (Overture)
Bedřich Smetana was born in Litomyšl, east of Prague in Czechia. He was introduced to music at the age of 6 by his father. He decided to pursue a musical career. After few years of studying, he set out on a tour with little success. He composed operas, with much greater success. He is known as the father of Czech music.