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From Birmingham
THE BIRMINGHAM STUDIO AUGMENTED
ORCHESTRA
(Leader, FRANK CANTELL)
Conducted by JOSEPH LEWIS
GERTRUDE JOHNSON (Soprano)
SMETANA'S tone-poem, one of a set entitled
My Country, suggests the scenes through which the chief river of Bohemia, the Vltava (Moldau) passes. The composer quotes in his score some headings. They are:—
1. The Two Sources of the Vltava; 2. A Chase in the Forest; 3. A Peasant's Wedding ; 4. Moonlight, and Dance of Nymphs ; 5. The St. John Rapids ; 6. The Broadest Stream ; 7. The Vysehrad Fortress.

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Conducted By:
Joseph Lewis
Soprano:
Gertrude Johnson

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