Taras Bulba (Janáček, Leoš)

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Editor Otakar Šourek (1883-1956)
Publisher. Info. Prague: Hudební Matice, 1927. Plate H.M. 411.
Reprinted Prague: Hudební Matice, 1947*. Plate H.M. 1018*.
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Misc. Notes *The 1947 edition is a corrected reprint of the first edition of 1927. The plate number 1018 was used for a miniature score reproduction issued at the same time. 600 dpi
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15 more: Oboe 1, 2, English Horn • Clarinet 1 (B♭/E♭*), 2 (B♭), E♭ Clarinet* • Bassoon 1, 2, 3/Contrabassoon** • Horn 1, 2, 3, 4 (F) • Trumpet 1, 2, 3 (C/F) • Trombone 1, 2, 3, Tuba • Timpani • Chimes, Cymbals, Snare Drum, Triangle • Organ • Harp • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos • Basses

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Publisher. Info. Prague: Hudební Matice, 1926. Plate H.M. 411.
Prague: Editio Supraphon, 1980. Plate H. 3616a. (E clarinet only)
Reprinted Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d.[1980]. Plate U.E. 18728.
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*In the score, Clarinet 1 switches to E to play the solo in the second movement, but as zero measures are allowed to switch back to B, a separate part to be played by a third clarinetist is provided.
**The nine measures before rehearsal 6 which Bassoon 3 plays are performed on contrabassoon (an octave higher) as zero measures are allowed to switch instruments.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands (Bakala)

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Arranger Břetislav Bakala (1897-1958)
Publisher. Info. Praha: Hudební Matice, 1925. Plate H.M. 329
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Work Title Taras Bulba
Alternative. Title Rhapsodie for large orchestre
Composer Janáček, Leoš
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. JW VI/15
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILJ 27
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 sections
I. The Death of Andrei
II. The Death of Ostap
III. The Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1915 January, revised 1918
First Performance. 1921-10-09 in Brno, National Theater
National Theater Orchestra, František Neumann (conductor)
First Publication. 1925, 1927 - Prague: Hudební matice
Plate H.M. 329 (arr. pf duet, Břetislav Bakala, 1925)
Plate H.M. 411 (full score, 1927)
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Dedication ‘To our troops’
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation orchestra
3 flutes (3rd also piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets,
E clarinet, 3 bassoons (3rd also contrabassoon)
4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, chimes, cymbals, snare drum, triangle, harp, organ, violin solo, strings
External Links leos-janacek.org
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