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Sme·ta·na(smĕt′n-ə, smĕ′tä-nä), Bedřich 1824-1884.
Czech composer whose works include the opera The Bartered Bride (1866) and the cycle of tone poems My Country (1880).
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(Biography) Bedřich (ˈbɛdrʒix). 1824–84, Czech composer, founder of his country's national school of music. His works include My Fatherland (1874–79), a cycle of six symphonic poems, and the opera The Bartered Bride (1866)
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Sme•ta•na(ˈsmɛt n ə)
Bedřich, 1824–84, Czech composer.
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