Hans Krása

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One of the tragic figures of Terezin, the Czech concentration camp touted by the Nazis as a model of ethical treatment of prisoners and flourishing artistic ventures, Hans Krása is remembered through…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Brundibár, children's opera Opera
Passacaglia and Fugue, for string trio 1944 Keyboard
Overture for Small orchestra Orchestral
Dance for String trio Chamber Music
Je to smích nebo plác? My víme, for voice, piano & ensemble Vocal Music
Lieder (5) Op.4 Vocal Music
Songs (3) for baritone, clarinet, viola & cello 1943 Vocal Music
String quartet 1923 Chamber Music
Theme with Variations for string quartet Chamber Music
Songs (3) for voice, clarinet, viola & cello: No. 3, Friends Vocal Music
Songs (3) for voice, clarinet, viola & cello: No. 2, Excitement Vocal Music
Songs (3) for voice, clarinet, viola & cello: No. 1, Quatrain Vocal Music
Verlobung im Traum, opera 1930 Opera
Symphony for voice & orchestra Symphony
Chamber Music, for harpsichord & 7 instruments 1935 Chamber Music
Lieder (5), Op. 4: No. 1, Ihr Mädchen seid wie die Gärten Keyboard
Die Wolkenpumpe, for voice & chamber ensemble: aus karaffen Vocal Music
Lieder (5), Op. 4: No. 2, An die Brüder Keyboard
Tanec, string trio Chamber Music
Die Wolkenpumpe, for voice & chamber ensemble: sterneminniger Vocal Music
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