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From the House of the Dead

Index From the House of the Dead

From the House of the Dead is an opera in three acts by Leoš Janáček. [1]

45 relations: Arnold Schoenberg Choir, Arrangement, Štefan Margita, Baritone, Bass (voice type), Břetislav Bakala, Beno Blachut, Bohumil Gregor, Brno Philharmonic, Charles Mackerras, Christopher Hogwood, Czech Philharmonic, Decca Records, Deutsche Grammophon, František Jílek, Gerd Grochowski, Ivo Žídek, John Mark Ainsley, Kamila Stösslová, Leoš Janáček, Libretto, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Mezzo-soprano, National Theatre (Prague), National Theatre Brno, Olaf Bär, Opera, Osvald Chlubna, Patrice Chéreau, Přemysl Kočí, Percussion instrument, Pierre Boulez, Prison, Siberia, Story within a story, Suite (music), Supraphon, Tatars, Tenor, The House of the Dead (novel), The Musical Times, Václav Neumann, Vienna Philharmonic, Vilém Přibyl, Winton Dean.

Arnold Schoenberg Choir

The Arnold Schoenberg Choir (Arnold Schoenberg Chor) is a Viennese/Austrian choir which was founded 1972 by Erwin Ortner, who is still its artistic director.

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Arrangement

In music, an arrangement is a musical reconceptualization of a previously composed work.

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Štefan Margita

Štefan Margita (born 3 August 1956) is a Slovak opera singer who has had an active international career since 1981.

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Baritone

A baritone is a type of classical male singing voice whose vocal range lies between the bass and the tenor voice types.

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Bass (voice type)

A bass is a type of classical male singing voice and has the lowest vocal range of all voice types.

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Břetislav Bakala

Břetislav Bakala (Fryšták, 12 February 1897 – Brno, 1 April 1958) was a Czech conductor, pianist, and composer.

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Beno Blachut

Beno Blachut (14 June 1913 – 10 January 1985) was a lauded Czech operatic tenor.

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Bohumil Gregor

Bohumil Gregor (Prague, 14 July 1926 – 4 November 2005) was a Czech conductor.

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Brno Philharmonic

The Brno Philharmonic (Czech: Filharmonie Brno) is a Czech orchestra based in Brno, the Czech Republic.

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Charles Mackerras

Sir Alan Charles Maclaurin Mackerras (1925 2010) was an Australian conductor.

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Christopher Hogwood

Christopher Jarvis Haley Hogwood CBE (10 September 194124 September 2014) was an English conductor, harpsichordist, writer, and musicologist.

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Czech Philharmonic

The Česká filharmonie (Czech Philharmonic) is a Czech symphony orchestra based in Prague.

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Decca Records

Decca Records is a British record label established in 1929 by Edward Lewis.

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Deutsche Grammophon

Deutsche Grammophon is a German classical music record label that was the precursor of corporation called PolyGram.

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František Jílek

František Jílek (May 22, 1913 – September 16, 1993) was a Czech conductor, known especially for his interpretation of Leoš Janáček's works.

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Gerd Grochowski

Gerd Grochowski (28 February 28, 1956 in Krefeld – 16 January 2017 in Mainz) was a German operatic bass-baritone who had an active international career from 1986 until his death in 2017.

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Ivo Žídek

Ivo Žídek (4 June 1926 – 19 May 2003) was a Czech lyric tenor, known for his vivid portrayals of character roles in the operas of Smetana, Dvořák and Janáček.

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John Mark Ainsley

John Mark Ainsley (born 9 July 1963) is an English lyric tenor.

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Kamila Stösslová

Kamila Stösslová (née Neumannová; 1891–1935) holds an unusual place in music history.

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Leoš Janáček

Leoš Janáček (baptised Leo Eugen Janáček; 3 July 1854 – 12 August 1928) was a Czech composer, musical theorist, folklorist, publicist and teacher.

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Libretto

A libretto is the text used in, or intended for, an extended musical work such as an opera, operetta, masque, oratorio, cantata or musical.

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Mahler Chamber Orchestra

The Mahler Chamber Orchestra is a professional touring chamber orchestra founded by Claudio Abbado and former members of the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra in 1997.

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Mezzo-soprano

A mezzo-soprano or mezzo (meaning "half soprano") is a type of classical female singing voice whose vocal range lies between the soprano and the contralto voice types.

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National Theatre (Prague)

The National Theatre (Národní divadlo) in Prague is known as the alma mater of Czech opera, and as the national monument of Czech history and art.

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National Theatre Brno

The National Theatre Brno (Národní divadlo Brno) is the major theatre house in Brno.

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Olaf Bär

Olaf Bär (born 19 December 1957 in Dresden) is a German operatic baritone.

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Opera

Opera (English plural: operas; Italian plural: opere) is a form of theatre in which music has a leading role and the parts are taken by singers.

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Osvald Chlubna

Osvald Chlubna (July 22, 1893, Brno – October 30, 1971, Brno) was a prominent Czech composer.

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Patrice Chéreau

Patrice Chéreau (2 November 1944 – 7 October 2013) was a French opera and theatre director, filmmaker, actor and producer.

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Přemysl Kočí

Přemysl Kočí (1 June 1917 – 15 January 2003) was a Czech operatic baritone, actor, music educator, stage director, theater manager and official of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia.

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Percussion instrument

A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.

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Pierre Boulez

Pierre Louis Joseph Boulez CBE (26 March 1925 – 5 January 2016) was a French composer, conductor, writer and founder of institutions.

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Prison

A prison, also known as a correctional facility, jail, gaol (dated, British English), penitentiary (American English), detention center (American English), or remand center is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state.

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Siberia

Siberia (a) is an extensive geographical region, and by the broadest definition is also known as North Asia.

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Story within a story

A story within a story is a literary device in which one character within a narrative narrates.

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Suite (music)

A suite, in Western classical music and jazz, is an ordered set of instrumental or orchestral/concert band pieces.

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Supraphon

Supraphon Music Publishing is a Czech record label, oriented mainly towards publishing classical music and popular music, with an emphasis on Czech and Slovak composers.

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Tatars

The Tatars (татарлар, татары) are a Turkic-speaking peoples living mainly in Russia and other Post-Soviet countries.

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Tenor

Tenor is a type of classical male singing voice, whose vocal range is normally the highest male voice type, which lies between the baritone and countertenor voice types.

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The House of the Dead (novel)

The House of the Dead (Записки из Мёртвого дома, Zapiski iz Myortvogo doma) is a semi-autobiographical novel published in 1860–2 in the journal Vremya by Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky, which portrays the life of convicts in a Siberian prison camp.

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The Musical Times

The Musical Times is an academic journal of classical music edited and produced in the United Kingdom and currently the oldest such journal still being published in that country.

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Václav Neumann

Václav Neumann (29 September 1920 – 2 September 1995) was a Czech conductor, violinist and viola player.

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Vienna Philharmonic

The Vienna Philharmonic (VPO; Wiener Philharmoniker), founded in 1842, is an orchestra considered to be one of the finest in the world.

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Vilém Přibyl

Vilém Přibyl (born Náchod, 10 April 1925 – died Brno, 21 July 1990) was a Czech operatic tenor.

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Winton Dean

Winton Basil Dean (Birkenhead, 18 March 1916Hambledon, 19 December 2013) was an English musicologist of the 20th century, most famous for his research concerning the life and works—in particular the operas and oratorios—of George Frideric Handel, as detailed in his book Handel's Dramatic Oratorios and Masques (1959).

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/From_the_House_of_the_Dead

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