Songs and Dances of the Bohemian Baroque22 Songs and Dances from Ondrej Hulka's Collection from Zlatá Koruna (1752-1806), 34 Czech Folk Songs and Dances from the Sadská Collection and Collected by Jan Rittersberk, 3 Dances from Haná (c. 1700), 5 Baroque Dances (Kristian Hirschmentzel [1638-1703]).
Catalogue Number: 08O095
Reference: SU 4098-2
Description: A partner to the Supraphon reissue of a 1995 Panton release offered two years ago (08M096) of 59 authentic folk songs collected by Karel Erben. Here we go much farther back, as early as the late 17th century, to various collections of Bohemian folk music of the baroque era preserved in various collections, some with the actual name of the transcriber preserved, most anonymous. Instruments employed are strings, recorder, flute, oboe, harp, cimbalom, tarogato, bagpipes and hurdy-gurdies. 2 CDs. Musica Bohemica; Jaroslav Krcek. Original 1990 and 1995 releases.