There are 3 recordings of The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana on file

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1 194?(SCE) - Folprecht Zdenek - Prague National Theatre*

2 1952(STU) - Chalabala Zdenek - Prague National Theatre*

3 1980(STU) - Vajnar Frantisek - Brno Janacek Opera Orchestra*

*AUDIO ---- **VIDEO ---- ***AUDIO & VIDEO

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The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana performed in Czech

Conductor Zdenek Folprecht - 194?(SCE)

Orchestra - Prague National Theatre

Chorus - Prague National Theatre

Vendulka - Ludmila Cervinková

Lukas - Beno Blachut

Matous - Josef Krikava

Barce - Milada Jirásková

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Black Disc - Esta M 5072-5076 (78s) (Czechslovakia); Esta H 5072-5076

Recordings of The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.769

This recording is reviewed in the following publication:-

(The) Gramophone - March 1946 p.124

Comments:- The aria of Matous is sung on M 5076 by Karel Kalas instead of Josef Krikava

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The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana performed in Czech

Conductor Zdenek Chalabala - 1952(STU)

Orchestra - Prague National Theatre

Chorus - Prague National Theatre

Paloucky - Karel Kalas

Vendulka - Ludmila Cervinková

Lukas - Beno Blachut

Thomas - Premysl Kocí

Martinka - Marta Krásová

Matous - Vladimir Jedenáctik

Barce - Stefa Petrová

Guard - Karel Hruska

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Black Disc - Supraphon LPV 142-4 {3LPS}; Rediffusion Heritage Collection LPV 142-4 {2LPS}

Compact Disc; - Supraphon SU 3878-2 {2CDS} (2006)

(year of issue or re-issue)

Recordings of The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.769

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - January 1958 p.306 p.327; October 1977 p.692 [JW]

Opera - May 1955 p.325; February 1958 p.121

Diapason - No.549 jullet-aoüt 2007 p.96 [PK]

E.M.G. Monthly Letter - February 1955 p.15

Gramophone Record Review - November 1957 p.58 [DH]

International Record Review - October 2006 p.88 [JW]

Opéra Magazine - No.15 février 2007 p.72 [LB]

Ópera Actual (Barcelona) - No.102 julio-agosto 2007 p.89 [VM]

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The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana performed in Czech

Conductor Frantisek Vajnar - 1980(STU)

Orchestra - Brno Janacek Opera Orchestra

Chorus - Brno Janacek Opera Orchestra

Paloucky - Eduard Haken

Vendulka - Eva Depoltová

Lukas - Leo Marian Vodicka

Thomas - Václav Zitek

Martinka - Libuse Márová

Matous - Karel Hanus

Barce - Bozena Effenberková

Guard - Zdenek Jankovsky

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Black Disc; - Supraphon 1416 3341-3 {3LPS} (1982); Pro Arte 3PAL-3005

Compact Disc; - Supraphon 11 2180-2 {2CDS} (1995)

(year of issue or re-issue)

Recordings of The Kiss by Bedrich Smetana are surveyed in the following publications:-

CELLETTI p.769

This recording is reviewed in the following publications:-

(The) Gramophone - January 1983 p.859 [JW] ; September 1995 p.106 [JW]

Opera News - August 1995 p.34

Fanfare - Vol.18 No.4 March/April 1995 p.301

Opera Quarterly - Vol.2 No.1 p.183

Opéra International - mai 1995 No.191 p.70

Diapason - No.415 mai 1995 p.125

L'Avant Scène Opéra - No.164 p.168

American Record Guide - May/June 1995 Vol.58 No.3 p.179

Répertoire - No.79 avril 1995 p.72: No.99 février 1997 p.90 (mention)

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Abbreviations

(STU), "Studio" Recording

(SE), "Studio" Recording of Excerpts

(STC), Composite "Studio" Recording made up from more than one source

(SCE), Composite "Studio" Recording of Excerpts from more than one source

(LI), "Live" Recording

(LE), "Live" Recording of Excerpts

(LC), "Live" Composite Recording from more than one performance

(LCE), Excerpts from more than one "Live" Performance

(RA), A Radio Performance

(RE), Excerpts from a Radio Performance

(RC), Composite Radio Performance from more than one broadcast

(RCE), Excerpts from more than one broadcast performance

(FI), Film or/and sound track of a film

(FE), Excerpts of an opera from a film or/and the sound track of a film

CELLETTI, Il Teatro d'Opera in Disco by Rodolfo Celletti - Rizzoli - 1988

EJS Discography, EJS: Discography of the Edward J. Smith Recordings - The Golden Age of Opera, 1956-71 by William Shaman, William J. Collins, and Calvin M. Goodwin - GreenwoodPress - 1994

GIUDICI, L'Opera in CD e Video by Elvio Giudici - il Saggiatore Milano - 1995. Second Edition - 1999 - is indicated by (2)

HARRIS, Opera Recordings - A Critical Guide by Kenn Harris - David and Charles - 1973

MARINELLI, Opere in Disco by Carlo Marinelli - Discanto Edizione - 1982

MET, The Metropolitan Opera Guide to Recorded Opera - edited by Paul Gruber - Thames and Hudson - 1993

MET(VID), The Metropolitan Guide to Opera on Video - edited by Paul Gruber - W.W. Norton & Co. Ltd. - 1997

More EJS, More EJS: Discography of the Edward J. Smith Recordings by William Shaman - William J. Collins - Calvin M. Goodwin - Greenwood Press 1999

NEWTON (Verdi), Verdi - Tutti i libretti d'opera edited by Piero Mioli

PENGUIN, The Penguin Guide to Opera on Compact Discs by Edwin Greenfield - Robert Layton - Ivan March - Penguin Books 1993

Discos Gramófono (Barcelona), Compañía del Gramófono Sociedad Anónima Española

Gramófono (Barcelona), Compañía del Gramófono Sociedad Anónima Española

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