Beauty and order in Bohuslav Martinů’s works. Today’s online lecture by the Moravian Library

11 February 2021, 2:00
Beauty and order in Bohuslav Martinů’s works. Today’s online lecture by the Moravian Library

Today’s online lecture focuses on the Neo-Baroque elements in the creative production of Bohuslav Martinů. The event is part of the programme accompanying the presentation entitled The Eyes of Brno and taking place at the Moravian Library.

Delivered by doc. Pavel Sýkora, the session entitled Beauty and Order refers to the Neo-Baroque elements of works of art produced by the composer Bohuslav Martinů (1890–1959). Using musical demonstrations, the author presents the composer’s creative relationship with the tradition of European music in composition techniques while highlighting the philosophical and mythological aspects. The lecture will be available online on the Library’s Facebook page today (11 February 2021) at 6 p.m.

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