Alois Hába ‎– Centenary

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Supraphon ‎– 11 1865-2 913
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String Quartet No. 11 In Sixth-Tone System, Op. 87
Ensemble [String Quartet] – Novák Quartet
(11:56)
1-1 I. Allegro Energico 2:45
1-2 II. Andante Misterioso 5:21
1-3 III. Allegro Agitato 3:43
String Quartet No. 12 In Quarter-Tone System, Op. 90
Ensemble [String Quartet] – Novák Quartet
(15:50)
1-4 I. Allegro Energico 4:57
1-5 II. Andante Cantabile 5:30
1-6 III. Allegro Risoluto 5:18
String Quartet No. 15, Op. 95
Ensemble [String Quartet] – Novák Quartet
(5:49)
1-7 I. Allegretto Leggiero 1:17
1-8 II. Andante Cantabile 0:42
1-9 III. Allegro Vivace 1:11
1-10 IV. Adagio 1:25
1-11 V. Allegro Risoluto 1:02
String Quartet No. 16 In Fifth-Tone System, Op. 98
Ensemble [String Quartet] – Novák Quartet
(12:25)
1-12 I. Andante Cantabile (Klidně - Calmo) 2:23
1-13 II. Allegro Vivace (Vzrušeně - Con Affezione) 0:40
1-14 III. Allegro Moderato (Nerozhodně - Indeciso) 1:45
1-15 IV. Allegretto (Tvrdě - Duramente) / Melodia Cantabile / 0:42
1-16 V. Vivacissimo (Snivě - Sognando) 0:57
1-17 VI. Andante Cantabile (Soustředěně - Con Concentrazione) 3:31
1-18 VII. Allegro Energico (Pevně - Fermamente) 0:50
1-19 VIII. Allegretto (Vesele - Allegramente) 0:58
Quartet For 4 Bassoons, Op. 74
Bassoon – František Herman, Jiří Seidl, Lumír Vaněk, Miloslav Masier*
(12:39)
1-20 I. Allegro Risoluto 4:11
1-21 II. Andante Cantabile 5:23
1-22 III. Allegro Scherzando 2:53
Suite For 4 Trombones In Quarter-Tone System, Op. 72
Trombone – Bohumil Bydžovský, Karel Kučera, Rudolf Suk, Zdeněk Pulec
(4:45)
1-23 I. Maestoso 0:37
1-24 II. Andante Cantabile 1:10
1-25 III. Allegretto Scherzando 1:03
1-26 IV. Moderato Cantabile 0:52
1-27 V. Allegro Risoluto 0:47
1-28 Fantasy For Nonet In Twelve-Note System (Twelve-Note Nonet) No. 1, Op. 40
Ensemble – Czech Nonet
10:03
Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 81b
Cello – Jaroslav Chovanec
(9:59)
2-1 I. Allegro Energico 2:10
2-2 II. Moderato Cantabile 4:20
2-3 III. Allegro Agitato 3:18
Partita For Alto Saxophone Solo, Op. 99
Alto Saxophone – Sigurd M. Rascher*
(11:12)
2-4 I. Allegro Leggiero 1:44
2-5 II. Andante Cantabile 4:34
2-6 III. Allegro Scherzando 2:03
2-7 IV. Moderato 2:37
Suite For Quarter-Tone Clarinet And Quarter-Tone Piano No. 1, Op. 24
Clarinet [Quarter-Tone Clarinet] – Milan EtlíkPiano [Quarter-Tone Piano] – Vladimír Koula
(3:56)
2-8 I. Moderato 1:49
2-9 II. Presto 2:03
Suite For Bass Clarinet And Piano, Op. 100
Ensemble – Due Boemi Di Praga
(8:46)
2-10 I. Allegretto Animato 1:28
2-11 II. Allegro Agitato 1:32
2-12 III. Andante Cantabile 4:34
2-13 IV. Allegro Animato 1:02
Suite For Quarter-Tone Piano No. 6, Op. 88
Piano [Quarter-Tone Piano] – Vladimír Koula
(12:09)
2-14 I. Allegro 1:47
2-15 II. Moderato 2:14
2-16 III. Tempo Di Polka 1:11
2-17 IV. Allegretto 4:27
2-18 V. Allegro Energico 2:17
Sonata For Quarter-Tone Piano, Op. 62
Piano [Quarter-Tone Piano] – Vladimír Koula
(20:00)
2-19 I. Allegro Agitato 5:37
2-20 II. Andante Cantabile 9:17
2-21 III. Allegro Risoluto 4:58
Suite For Dulcimer, Op. 91
Dulcimer – Kateřina Zlatníková
(9:23)
2-22 I. Allegro Moderato 2:33
2-23 II. Andante Cantabile 3:37
2-24 III. Allegro Energico 3:08
3-1 Symphonic Fantasy For Piano And Orchestra, Op. 8
Conductor – Štěpán KoníčekOrchestra – Film Symphony Orchestra*Piano – Vladimír Koula
35:01
3-2 The New Land, Overture To the Opera, Op. 47
Conductor – Štěpán KoníčekOrchestra – Film Symphony Orchestra*
6:33
3-3 The Way Of Life, Symphonic Fantasy, Op. 46
Conductor – Štěpán KoníčekOrchestra – Film Symphony Orchestra*
27:40

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Recorded at:
The Domovina Studio, Prague, on 27 and 29 May, 1963 (I/1-6), from 3 to 5 January 1965 (I/7-11), on 2 and 5 July, 1973 (I/28), on 22 March, 1967 (II/22-24).
The Dvořák Hall of Rudolfinum, Prague, on 7 October, 1967 (I/12-19)
The Radio Studio, Prague, on 6 September 1976 (I/20-22), on 20 February, 1975 (II/1-3), on 26 January, 1971 (II/4-7), on 3 April, 1970 (II/10-13)
The FISYO Studio Prague on 3 May, 1988 (I/23-27), in October 1986 (III/1), in Autumn 1985 (III/2), in Spring 1986 (III/3)
The Radio Studio, Pizeň from 17 - 19 September, 1985, on 23 and 24 October and 13 December 1987 (II/8,9,14-21)

Tracks 2-14 to 2-21 played on the original instrument [quarter-tone piano] August Förster, Op. 64772 of 1931.

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