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Smetana's 'The Bartered Bride'

Smetana's 'The Bartered Bride'

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In the Czech Republic, there are five thriving orchestras in Prague alone. From a summer concert in Smetana Hall, the Prague Philharmonic plays the overture to Bedrich Smetana's opera "The Bartered Bride," conducted by Jiri Belolavek.