Bedřich Smetana Masterpieces

Essential works

1824
Bedřich Smetana
1884
250+ works listed
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1866

My Country

Work for orchestra

1874

The Moldau

Work for orchestra

1874

Dalibor

Opera

1867

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1840

44 years

1883

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music

Work for choir (19)

Song, lied (7)

Opera (9)

Work for soloist (83)

Work for chamber orchestra (10)

Work for orchestra (23)

Other renowned works

1882 - The Devil’s Wall

1876 - The Kiss

1874 - The Two Widows

1872 - Libuše

1863 - The Brandenburgers in Bohemia

Compositions by Bedřich Smetana (250+) ...

1820 .. 1880 : the essential composers

1770-1827 Ludwig van Beethoven °

1810-1849 Frédéric Chopin °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1797-1828 Franz Schubert °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1809-1847 Felix Mendelssohn °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Bedřich Smetana




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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