Hudba v terezínském ghettu 1941-1945 se zaměřením na komorní tvorbu
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AbstractThe thesis deals with happenings in the Terezín ghetto during Word War Two with focus on cultural development, especially on classical music. It observes performers and composers who were imprisoned in the ghetto. Information connected to the music of Terezín, particularly the chamber music, is included in the thesis. Thus, the thesis is divided into three major chapters. The first one called 1.Ghetto Terezín includes two parts 1.1 History of ghetto and 1.2 Life in ghetto. The subheads inform the reader about the history of the ghetto, its formation and about life conditions of Jews imprisoned in here. The second major chapter 2.Music in Terezín ghetto contains 4 minor chapters. The 2.1 Freizeitgestaltung deals with the origin of musical happening in the ghetto, its development and organization. The following chapter 2.2 Composers of Terezín presents brief biographies and outlines the work of five important composers of Terezín: Viktor Ullmann, Gideon Klein, Pavel Haas, Karel Reiner and Hans Krása. Furthermore, the chapter 2.3 Opera and cabaret introduces the most popular musical genres in the ghetto, opera and cabaret. The facts about the opera ensemble Rafael Schächter are also included in the chapter. One part of the chapter is dedicated to children opera Brundibár which was composed by Hans...