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Mary Traxler
(Mankato, MN)

from Mankato West High School Symphonic Band, performing Cibulicka ("Little Onion") composed/arranged by Bedrich Smetana.

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Artistic Statement

I chose to play a song by Smetana because of my Czech heritage. I chose this piece, in particular, because I found out the title meant Little Onion and was curious why Smetana gave it such a peculiar name.

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