|Classical composer Bedrich Smetana honored his country – the Czech Republic with his beautiful “Ma Vlast”|
After the “Star Spangled Banner”, my favorite national anthem is Israel’s “Hatikva”, meaning ‘the Hope’. It is truly a beautiful national anthem that happens to employ a variation of the beautiful Moldau theme from Smetana.
|Israel’s “Hatikva” employs a variation of the Moldau theme|
Check out these two beautiful pieces of music.
Note: In the video below of “The Moldau”, the main theme starts at the 1:11 mark.
Hatikva “The Hope” – National Anthem of Israel:
Authored By Tales from a tribble