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Leos Janácek (1854–1928)

Leos Janácek was born on July 3, 1854 in Hukvaldy / Hochwald, Moravia, Austria-Hungary [now Czech Republic]. He is known for his work on The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Crown Court (1972) and The Cunning Little Vixen (1995). He was married to Zdenka Schulzova. He died on August 12, 1928 in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia [now Czech Republic]. See full bio »

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 2010/I The Neighbour (Short) (music)
 2008 Katia Kabanova (TV Movie) (music by: Opéra en trois actes)
 2008 Z mrtvého domu - From the House of the Dead (TV Movie) (music by)
 2003 The Cunning Little Vixen (TV Movie) (music by)
 1995 The Cunning Little Vixen (TV Movie) (music by)
 1992 From the House of the Dead (TV Movie) (music by)
 1989 Jenufa (TV Movie) (music by)
 1988 Kát'a Kabanová (TV Movie) (music by)
 1988 The Unbearable Lightness of Being (music: selected works from)
 1986 Lev s bílou hrívou (composer: additional music)
  Crown Court (TV Series) (composer - 253 episodes, 1972 - 1984) (theme music - 1 episode, 1972)
- Love and War: Part 1 (1984) ... (composer: title music "Sinfonietta" - uncredited)
- Big Deal: Part 1 (1984) ... (composer: title music "Sinfonietta" - uncredited)
- Mother Figures: Part 1 (1984) ... (composer: title music "Sinfonietta" - uncredited)
- Burnt Futures: Part 1 (1984) ... (composer: title music "Sinfonietta" - uncredited)
- There Was an Old Woman: Part 1 (1984) ... (composer: title music "Sinfonietta" - uncredited)
 1983 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
 1979 The Diary of One Who Disappeared (TV Movie) (music by)
 1969 NET Opera Theater (TV Series) (music by - 1 episode)
- From the House of the Dead (1969) ... (music by)
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Other Works:

(book) "Janacek's Uncollected Essays on Music". Translated and edited by Mirka Zemanova. London: Marion Boyars Publishers, Ltd., 1989. ISBN 0714528579

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