Bedřich Smetana – Má Vlast – VyŠehrad: This post goes to Miss. Stacy Alexander, but the entire World is invited too!


Bedřich Smetana (1824 — 1884) was the great Czech composer of the nationalistic deeply nostalgic “Má Vlast –  which means “homeland”. Ma Vlast contains six Symphonic Poems –Vyšehrad – Vlata – Šárka – Z českých luhů a hájů – Tábor – Blaník each telling of past legends, heroes, the beautiful countryside and adventurous history of Bohemia.

Paintings by the superb Romanticist Thomas Cole.

 

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