Václav Smetáček

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Václav Smetáček
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Czech conductor, chorus master, composer, oboist, musicologist, educator.
Born September 30, 1906 in Brno (former Austro-Hungarian Empire), died February 18, 1986 in Prague (former Czechoslovakia).
Founder and member of the Prague Wind Quintet, for whom he also arranged and composed. Member of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra 1930–1933. From 1934 to 1943, he worked for the Czech Radio as conductor and editor, after 1945 as pedagogue at the Prague Conservatory and Academy of Performing Arts. Conductor and promoter of the Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK) from the 1930s until 1972.
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Václav Smetáček - Na Krásném Modrém Dunaji / Císařský Valčík / V Náruč Spějte, Miliony / U Nás Doma album art Johann Strauss*, Symfonický Orchestr Hlavního Města Prahy FOK* Řídí Václav Smetáček, Vídeňští Symfonikové* Řídí Clemens Krauss Johann Strauss*, Symfonický Orchestr Hlavního Města Prahy FOK* Řídí Václav Smetáček, Vídeňští Symfonikové* Řídí Clemens Krauss - Na Krásném Modrém Dunaji / Císařský Valčík / V Náruč Spějte, Miliony / U Nás Doma Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1952 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Uherské Tance / Feramors / Koncertní Valčík album art Johannes Brahms / Anton G. Rubinštejn* / Alexandr K. Glazunov* / Symfonický Orchestr Hl. M. Prahy (FOK)*, Václav Smetáček Johannes Brahms / Anton G. Rubinštejn* / Alexandr K. Glazunov* / Symfonický Orchestr Hl. M. Prahy (FOK)*, Václav Smetáček - Uherské Tance / Feramors / Koncertní Valčík Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1952 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Concerto For Violoncello And Orchestra In D Major  album art Josef Haydn*, S. Večtomov*, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Dr. V. Smetáček* Josef Haydn*, S. Večtomov*, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Dr. V. Smetáček* - Concerto For Violoncello And Orchestra In D Major Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1953 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 Op. 11 album art Chopin*, Halina Czerny-Stefanska*, Tschechische Philharmonie*, V Smetáček* Chopin*, Halina Czerny-Stefanska*, Tschechische Philharmonie*, V Smetáček* - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 Op. 11 Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1957 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major, Op. 10 album art Antonín Dvořák, Symfonický Orchestr Hl. M. Prahy (FOK)*, Václav Smetáček Antonín Dvořák, Symfonický Orchestr Hl. M. Prahy (FOK)*, Václav Smetáček - Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major, Op. 10 (Album) Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1959 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Le Coq D'Or, Suite D'Orchestre - Légende De La Ville Invisible De Kiteje album art Rimsky-Korsakov*, Prague Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Vaclav Smetacek* Rimsky-Korsakov*, Prague Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Vaclav Smetacek* - Le Coq D'Or, Suite D'Orchestre - Légende De La Ville Invisible De Kiteje (Album) Parliament US 1960 Sell This Version
PLP 126 Václav Smetáček - Les Preludes; Tasso album art Prague Symphony* - Lizst*, Franz Konwitschny, Václav Smetáček Prague Symphony* - Lizst*, Franz Konwitschny, Václav Smetáček - Les Preludes; Tasso(LP) Parliament PLP 126 US 1960 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Carmina Burana album art Václav Smetáček, The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech Singers Chorus, Carl Orff Václav Smetáček, The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech Singers Chorus, Carl Orff - Carmina Burana (Album) Parliament US 1961 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Stabat Mater Op. 58 album art Anton Dvorak* - Stefania WoytowiczVera Soukupová*Ivo Zidek*Kim BorgTschechische Philharmonie* ‧ Dirigent: Václav Smetácek* Anton Dvorak* - Stefania WoytowiczVera Soukupová*Ivo Zidek*Kim BorgTschechische Philharmonie* ‧ Dirigent: Václav Smetácek* - Stabat Mater Op. 58 Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1962 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - A Midsummer Night's Dream / The Hebrides • Meeresstille Und Glückliche Fahrt album art Mendelssohn*, Prague Symphony Orchestra*Václav Smetáček Mendelssohn*, Prague Symphony Orchestra*Václav Smetáček - A Midsummer Night's Dream / The Hebrides • Meeresstille Und Glückliche Fahrt Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1963 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Ohňostroj / Pavoučí Hostina / Stvoření Světa / Kubánská Předehra album art Igor Stravinskij* / Albert Roussel / Darius Milhaud / George Gershwin, Symfonický Orchestr Hlav. Města Prahy (FOK)* , řídí Václav Smetáček A Václav Neumann Igor Stravinskij* / Albert Roussel / Darius Milhaud / George Gershwin, Symfonický Orchestr Hlav. Města Prahy (FOK)* , řídí Václav Smetáček A Václav Neumann - Ohňostroj / Pavoučí Hostina / Stvoření Světa / Kubánská Předehra (Comp) Supraphon, Gramofonový Klub Czechoslovakia 1963 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Piano Concerto No. 1 In C Major album art Ludwig van Beethoven, Jan Panenka, The Prague Symphony Orchestra, Václav Smetáček Ludwig van Beethoven, Jan Panenka, The Prague Symphony Orchestra, Václav Smetáček - Piano Concerto No. 1 In C Major (Album) Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1965 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Overtures To Shakespeare album art Sibelius* / Tchaikovsky* / Smetana* / Berlioz* / Prague Symphony Orchestra* / Vaclav Smetacek* Sibelius* / Tchaikovsky* / Smetana* / Berlioz* / Prague Symphony Orchestra* / Vaclav Smetacek* - Overtures To Shakespeare Parliament US 1965 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Carl Orff - Catulli Carmina album art Carl Orff, Ivo Žídek, Helena Tattermuschová, Czech Philharmonic Chorus , And Members Of The Prague Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Václav Smetáček Carl Orff, Ivo Žídek, Helena Tattermuschová, Czech Philharmonic Chorus , And Members Of The Prague Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Václav Smetáček - Carl Orff - Catulli Carmina Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1965 Sell This Version
SUA 10622 Václav Smetáček - Famous Operettas Overtures album art Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček - Famous Operettas Overtures(LP, Mono) Supraphon SUA 10622 Czechoslovakia 1965 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - 2 Violin Concertos - Concerto For 2 Violins album art Bach*Josef Suk, Ladislav Jásek, Prague Symphony Orchestra* / Václav Smetáček Bach*Josef Suk, Ladislav Jásek, Prague Symphony Orchestra* / Václav Smetáček - 2 Violin Concertos - Concerto For 2 Violins (Album) Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1966 Sell This Version
AMS 83 Václav Smetáček - Sacra Et Litaniae À 5, 6, 7 & 8 Vocum Cum Instrumentis album art Adam Michna Z Otradovic*, Vaclav Smetacek*, Josef Veselka, Symphonisches Orchester Des Rundfunks Von Bratislava*, Moravan Adam Michna Z Otradovic*, Vaclav Smetacek*, Josef Veselka, Symphonisches Orchester Des Rundfunks Von Bratislava*, Moravan - Sacra Et Litaniae À 5, 6, 7 & 8 Vocum Cum Instrumentis(LP, Album) Schwann Musica Sacra AMS 83 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
AMS 3510 Václav Smetáček - Oratorium Für Die Kaiserin Katharina Die Grosse Von Russland Für Soli, Doppelchor Und Grosses Orchester album art Giuseppe Sarti, Alena Míková, Vera Hubackova, Marie Mrázová, Chor Der Tschechischen Philharmonie Prag*, Josef Veselka, Václav Smetáček Giuseppe Sarti, Alena Míková, Vera Hubackova, Marie Mrázová, Chor Der Tschechischen Philharmonie Prag*, Josef Veselka, Václav Smetáček - Oratorium Für Die Kaiserin Katharina Die Grosse Von Russland Für Soli, Doppelchor Und Grosses Orchester(LP) Schwann Musica Sacra AMS 3510 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Symphony No. 1 "Winter Daydreams" album art Tchaikovsky*, Václav Smetáček, The Prague Symphony Orchestra Tchaikovsky*, Václav Smetáček, The Prague Symphony Orchestra - Symphony No. 1 "Winter Daydreams" (Album) Supraphon US 1962 Sell This Version
SUA ST 58851 Václav Smetáček - Euphemias Mysterion / Reflections / Hamlet Improvisation album art Kabeláč* - E. Fischer* / V. Smetáček* / K. Ančerl* Kabeláč* - E. Fischer* / V. Smetáček* / K. Ančerl* - Euphemias Mysterion / Reflections / Hamlet Improvisation(LP, Album) Supraphon SUA ST 58851 Czechoslovakia 1967 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Klavírní Koncert č.5 "Císařský" album art Beethoven*, Jan Panenka, Václav Smetáček, Orchestre Symphonique De Prague* Beethoven*, Jan Panenka, Václav Smetáček, Orchestre Symphonique De Prague* - Klavírní Koncert č.5 "Císařský" Supraphon, Gramofonový Klub France 1969 Sell This Version
SUA ST 58591 Václav Smetáček - Sinfonietta Giocosa / Incantation (Piano Concerto No. 4) album art Bohuslav Martinů - Stanislav Knor, Josef Páleníček, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček, Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra, Jiří Pinkas Bohuslav Martinů - Stanislav Knor, Josef Páleníček, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček, Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra, Jiří Pinkas - Sinfonietta Giocosa / Incantation (Piano Concerto No. 4)(LP, RP) Supraphon SUA ST 58591 Czechoslovakia 1970 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Symphony No. 4 In C Minor "Easter" album art J.B. Foerster*, Prague Symphony Orchestra* Cond. Václav Smetáček J.B. Foerster*, Prague Symphony Orchestra* Cond. Václav Smetáček - Symphony No. 4 In C Minor "Easter" (Album) Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1970 Sell This Version
Václav Smetáček - Trionfo Di Afrodite album art Carl Orff - Czech Philharmonic Chorus, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček Carl Orff - Czech Philharmonic Chorus, Prague Symphony Orchestra*, Václav Smetáček - Trionfo Di Afrodite (Album) Supraphon, Supraphon Czechoslovakia 1970 Sell This Version
1 10 0897 Václav Smetáček - III. Koncert pro klavír a orchestr c moll album art Ludwig van Beethoven, Jan Panenka, Václav Smetáček Ludwig van Beethoven, Jan Panenka, Václav Smetáček - III. Koncert pro klavír a orchestr c moll(LP) Supraphon 1 10 0897 Czechoslovakia 1970 Sell This Version

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