This CD opens a new collection of the complete piano works of Bedřich Smetana (1824-1884).
Outstanding Czech pianist Jitka Čechová will present the rich palette of Smetana's piano works in a series of 7 CD's to be released from 2005 to 2008. - Jitka Čechová, part of the new generation of Czech musicians, has devoted herself extensively to the interpretation of Smetana. - Her recordings present a fresh look at the works of a foundational personality of Czech national music. The piano works of Bedřich Smetana speak to 21st century audiences