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Jan Klusak: Inventions Nos. 1-10

Release Date: 04/29/2014 
Label:  Supraphon   Catalog #: 4163   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jan Klusák
Conductor:  Libor PesekOndrej LenárdPetr VronskyTomás Hanus,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brno State Philharmonic OrchestraPrague Radio Symphony OrchestraCzech Nonet,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Czech composer Jan Klusak has created a fascinating collection of musical moods and imaginative ideas through these ten 'Inventions' scored for various ensembles, and the strangely Impressionist tone poem titled "Zaniklé štestí" or "Perished Happiness". - Greg La Traille,

Inventions by Jan Klusak
CD 1:
Invention No. 1 for chamber orchestra 8:33
Invention No. 2 for chamber orchestra 7:52
Invention No. 3 for string instruments 5:08
Invention No. 4 (Burrow) for orchestra 5:22
Invention No. 5 (Game of chess) for wind quintet 3:41
Invention No. 6 for Nonet 8:16
CD 2
Invention No. 7 for orchestra 15:22 Read more /> Invention No. 8 (Quadrature Círculo) for small orchestra 13:12
Autumn. Invention No. 9 for alto, male chorus and orchestra 11:47
Tetragrammaton sive Nomina Eius. Invention No. 10 for orchestra 15:53
Defunct luck. Symphonic poem for orchestra, (Part three of the triptych: "Dreams".)

Jaroslava Maxová
Petr Kofro
Václav Jirá?ek
Libor Pesek
Vaclav Neumann
Ondrej Lenard
Jirí Stárek

Agon Orchestra
Czech Nonet
Brno Philharmonic
State Philharmonic Orchestra of Ostrava
Chamber Harmony
The Prague Philharmonia
Prague Wind Quintet
Prague Philharmonic Choir - Members
Prague Chamber Soloists
Radio Prague Symphony Orchestra
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Works on This Recording

Inventions (10) by Jan Klusák
Conductor:  Libor Pesek,  Ondrej Lenárd,  Petr Vronsky,  Tomás Hanus  ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brno State Philharmonic Orchestra,  Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Czech Nonet  ... 
Perished Happiness by Jan Klusák
Conductor:  Lukas Vasilek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra

Sound Samples

Invention No. 1
Invention No. 2
Invention No. 3
Invention No. 4 "The Burrow"
Invention No. 5 "A Game of Chess"
Invention No. 6
Invention No. 7
Invention No. 8 "Quadratura circuli"
Invention No. 9 "In the Autumn"
Invention No. 10 "Tetragrammaton sive Nomina Eius"
Symphonic Poem "Perished Happiness"

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