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Accompanied the "Autumn Special 1995" issue.

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Bartered Bride: Overture
6:34
2 The Bartered Bride: Act I, Scene I. "Proč bychom se netěšili" (Let us rejoice, let's be merry)
4:40
3 The Bartered Bride: Act I, Scene II. "Kdybych se co takového o tobě dověděla" (Should I ever happen to learn)
3:54
4 The Bartered Bride: Act I, Scene II. "Jako matka požehnáním" (While a mother's love....Faithful love)
4:50
5 The Bartered Bride: Act I, Scene III. "Mladík slušný" (He's well brought up and decent)
3:49
6 The Bartered Bride: Act I, Scene V. Polka
4:26
7 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene II. "To pivečko" (Beer's no doubt)
5:33
8 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene II. Furiant
2:14
9 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene II. "Má...má...má...matička povídala" (My...my...my...mother dear)
2:22
10 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene III. "Známť já jednu dívčinu" (I know of a maiden fair)
5:57
11 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene IV. "Nuže, milý chasníku" (Now then, my dear man) / "Každý jen tu svou" (Every man)
7:56
12 The Bartered Bride: Act II, Scene V. "Až uzříš, komus koupil nevěstu" / "Jak možná věřit" (How could they believe)
3:36
13 The Bartered Bride: Act III, Scene II. Dance of the Comedians
5:58
14 The Bartered Bride: Act III, Scene VII. "Mařenko má" (Marenka mine) / "Tak tvrdošíjná dívko jsi" (Are you really so stubborn)
4:08
15 The Bartered Bride: Act III, Scene IX. "Jak jsi se, Mařenko, rozmyslila?" (What have you decided, Marenka)
7:29

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Bedřich Smetana (tracks 2–11, 11–14, 14–15)
Bedřich Smetana (1863 – 1866) (track 1)
conductor:
Zdeněk Košler (1980) (tracks 1–15)
librettist:
Karel Sabina (tracks 2–5, 7, 9–11, 11–12, 14, 14–15)
orchestra:
Česká filharmonie (Czech Philharmonic) (1980) (tracks 1–15)
part of:
Prodaná nevěsta (track 1)
Prodaná nevěsta: Act I (tracks 2–6)
Prodaná nevěsta: Act II (tracks 7–11, 11–12)
Prodaná nevěsta: Act III (tracks 13–14, 14–15)
recording of:

Release

baritone vocals: Jindřich Jindrák (1980)
bass vocals: Richard Novák (1980)
choir vocals: Pražský filharmonický sbor (Prague Philharmonic Choir) (1980)
soprano vocals: Gabriela Beňačková (1980)
Marie Vesela (Czech soprano) (1980)
tenor vocals: Peter Dvorský (1980)
Miroslav Kopp (Czech tenor) (1980)
ASIN: US: B000BHKQ10 [info]
purchase for mail-order: http://www.inmediasresbooks.com/servlet/the-2911/BBC-Music--dsh--Smetana-cln-/Detail [info]