CH 13: BEDŘICH SMETANA (1824-1884)

BIOGRAPHY      BIOGRAPHY      BIOGRAPHY

The Brandenburgers in Bohemia (Opera & Synopsis)

The Opera

 Notes        Synopses

    Scores    2.29.03 [PopoliDi Tessalia]

The Bartered Bride (Opera & Libretto & Synopsis)

 Notes     Libretti [rodoni.ch/]

Scores   1.52.58 [Stewie Lukecza]

The Juliard Journal Online

A Rearranged Marriage

Dalibor (Opera & Synopsis)

 Notes    Libretti

Scores   2.31.48 [Stewie Lukecza]

= On the Opera [rodoni.ch/]

The Two Widows (Opera & Synopsis)

Scores        2.19.00 [abd0987]

MusicalCriticism.com by Mike Reynolds

The Kiss  (Opera & Synopsis)    Notes

Scores   1.56.25 [Stewie-BH]

Libuše (Opera& Synopsis)   

 Notes Libretti

Scores   2.37.06 [Stewie Lukecza]

INTERNATIONALISM AND NATIONALISM IN SMETANA’S

BRANDENBURGERS AND LIBUŠE by KELLY ST. PIERRE


Renewed by Romance: Smetana's 'The Kiss'

OPERA: U.S. PREMIERE OF SMETANA'S 'LIBUSE'

= The Myth of the "National Composers»

 by Christopher P. Storck [rodoni.cl/]

The Cambridge Companion to Grand Opera

  Click ‘Front Cover” and page 366

= The symbiosis of art and national movement [rodoni.ch/]

Czech Opera by John Tyrrel