Smetana: Má Vlast (complete symphonic cycle)

Smetana’s ode to “my homeland”

A stunningly well-recorded disc of Bedrich Smetana’s six symphonic poems dedicated to “ma vlast” (my country/homeland).  These stirring patriotic and nationalistic works depict the history and culture of Bohemia.  Presented by the Czech Philharmonic and Libor Pesek, a foremost champion of Czech composers.