Smetana

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Smetana Czech composer (1824-1884)
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Usage

In literature:

The Bohemian composer Smetana married his pupil, Katharine Kolar; he was another of those whose happiness deafness ruined.
"The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2" by Rupert Hughes
In the department of natural science are to be mentioned, Presl, count Berchtold, Strnad, Sedlaczek, Wydra, Smetana, etc.
"Historical View of the Languages and Literature of the Slavic Nations" by Therese Albertine Louise von Jacob Robinson
Closely allied to the German school of opera is that of Bohemia, of which the most famous representative is Smetana (1824-1884).
"The Opera" by R.A. Streatfeild
Another celebrated performer was Auguste Auspitz, one of Smetana's best pupils.
"Woman's Work in Music" by Arthur Elson
Smetana's overture to "The Bartered Bride" given by Theodore Thomas, in New York City.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
But the first impression of Bohemian music upon the world in general was made by Smetana (1824-1884).
"Music: An Art and a Language" by Walter Raymond Spalding
Dvorak's music is characteristically national, though less purely so than that of Smetana.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8" by Various
Smetana, Frederick (pupil), 414.
"Franz Liszt" by James Huneker
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In news:

Around & About Music: Berkeley Chamber Concerts Presents the Ives String Quartet Playing Haydn , Henry Cowell &Smetana.
No orange glow will emanate from Joe Smetana's porch tonight.
Smetana , Atkinson Lead Falcon Runners.
Max Fada and Kelly Smetana .
Kelly Smetana and Max Fada of MountainTop, together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael D and Janet Smetana of Tamaqua.
"The EU's decision was irresponsible and not based on sound science," said Joe Smetana, a principal engineer and tin whisker expert with French telecommunications equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent SA.
Junior Andy Smetana and freshman Josh Russell came in separated by two-10ths of a second in a driven and well-fought finish to the Falcons ' season.
Around & About Music: Berkeley Chamber Concerts Presents the Ives String Quartet Playing Haydn, Henry Cowell &Smetana.
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