Personality profile

Photo: Pavol Malovec Author: Archív

Pavol Malovec

16 Apr 1957 Praha

classical music
composition

Bio

Bio

1976 – 1981
Conservatory in Bratislava (composing – Juraj Pospíšil, guitar – Jozef Zsapka)
1988 – 1991
Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava (composing – Ivan Hrušovský and Vladimír Bokes)
1989 – 1991
music editor in the OPUS recording company
1995 – 1996
editor of the supplement to the “Almanach Proglas”: Ikon – Letters for the Sacred and the Profane
1997 – 2002
editor with the National Music Centre
since 2002
teacher at the Primary Arts School (guitar)

Works

  • symphony orchestra
  • Credo For Orchestra

    2001 SCORING: orch
  • chamber orchestra
  • Preludium e fuga per orchestra d’archi

    1980 8'
    SCORING: archi
  • Cum Angelis per orchestra da camera e tamburi di aqua

    1995 25'
    SCORING: fl, ob, taq, archi
  • solo voice(s) and orchestra
  • Ave Maria

    for soprano, string orchestra and vibraphone
    2014 SCORING: s, orch: archi, vbf
  • one solo instrument with orchestra
  • Prelúdium per chitarra e orchestra

    1980 10'
    SCORING: gui, orch
    Audio icon
  • solo instrument
  • Invocazione I per violino solo

    1983 10'
    SCORING: vn
  • Monologo per chitarra

    1983 6'
    SCORING: gui
  • Canto per flauto traverso

    1987 6'
    SCORING: fl
  • Canzona per chitarra

    1988 8'
    SCORING: gui
  • Invocazione II per violino solo

    1989 9'
    SCORING: vn
  • Monologo II per chitarra

    1990 6'
    SCORING: gui
  • Arcus

    for cello solo
    2006 SCORING: vc
  • Intrada

    for guitar
    2013 SCORING: gui
  • Musica per viola

    2017 SCORING: vl
  • two instruments
  • Musica per due violini

    1982 8'
    SCORING: 2vn
  • Musica nocturna per flauto traverso e chitarra

    1986 8'
    SCORING: fl, gui
  • Cantus per Elisabeth per flauto e violoncello

    2006 SCORING: fl, vc
  • four instruments
  • Ritornel

    2010 SCORING: 4gui
  • string quartet
  • Cantus firmus per quartetto d’archi

    1987 8'
    SCORING: 2vn, vl, vc
  • wind quintet
  • Hommage per quintetto strumenti a fiati

    1988 13'
    SCORING: fl, cl, ob, fg, cr
  • 10 to 15 instruments
  • Preambulum per orchestra da camera

    1988 15'
    SCORING: fl, ob, cl, fg, vbf, 2vn, vl, vc, cb
  • vocal-instrumental chamber works
  • Psalmus 137 per soprano e orchestra da camera

    1992 12'
    SCORING: s, fl, ob, clb, archi
  • Magnificat

    per soprano e orchestra da camera
    1995 16'
    SCORING: s, orch: fl, ob, cl, archi
  • Stabat Mater

    per soprano solo e quatro strumenti
    1996 12'
    SCORING: s, 2vn, cl, vc
  • Agnus Dei

    for soprano and two violoncellos
    1998 SCORING: s, 2vc
  • Ave, maris stella

    for soprano, violin and violoncello
    2000 SCORING: s, vn, vc
  • Kyrie

    for soprano and string quartet
    2002 SCORING: s, 2vn, vl, vc
  • Magnificat

    per soprano solo e tre stromenti
    2005 SCORING: s, 2vn, vc
  • Veni Creator Spiritus

    for soprano and string quartet
    2008 SCORING: s, 2vn, vl, vc
  • Victimae paschali laudes

    2010 SCORING: s, vn, vl, vc
  • Essence

    for soprano, violin and cello
    2012 SCORING: s, vn, vc
  • suitable for schools
  • Miniatures For Four Flutes

    1982 SCORING: 4fl
  • Preludes For Little Guitarrists

    1984 PUBLISHER: Hudobný fond
    SCORING: gui
  • Suite For Little Guitarrists

    1986 SCORING: gui
  • Intermezzo for Two Flutes

    1988 PUBLISHER: Hudobný fond
    SCORING: 2fl
  • Ten Etudes For Guitar

    1989 PUBLISHER: Opus
    SCORING: gui
  • A Little Suite For Children`s Ensemble

    1990 SCORING: 6fld, fl, cmb, vn, vc
  • electroacoustic works
  • Modus

    1981 8' 29''
    SCORING: C
  • full-length live-action film
  • About Janko Kľúčiar

    1994 DIRECTED BY: I. Kováč
    SCORING: DH

Bibliography

  • Studies (Book Chapters, Dictionary Entries, Scholarly Articles)
  • GODÁR, Vladimír: Spiritual Music of Pavol Malovec
    2004 Slovo 2004, no. 25
  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • VESELÝ, Ondrej: Pavol Malovec: "Život s otcom je už prežitý a mal obrovskú cenu."
    2019 Hudobný život, Bratislava year 51, 2019, no. 3, p. 16-17
  • BUBNÁŠ, Juraj: Nová slovenská hudba 2012
    Warchalovci, Quasars Ensemble a komorné koncerty
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 1-2, p. 25
  • KATINA, Peter: Milan Paľa : Violin Solo 2 : Violin Solo 3 [recenzia CD]
    2012 Hudobný život year 44, 2012, no. 3, p. 35
  • LETZ, Róbert: Umenie v katakombách? Rozhovor s Pavlom Malovcom
    1995 Proglas year 6, 1995, no. 1, p. 3–4
  • Personal bibliography
  • Život a tvorba Jozefa Malovca
    2006 Osobnosti slovenskej hudobnej tvorby II, Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica 2006, p. 9–13
  • Sakrálne versus profánne?
    1995 Slovenská hudba 1995, no. 1, p. 17–19
  • Jacques Maritain
    1994 Katolícke noviny 1994, no. 18, p. 8
  • Olivier Messiaen
    1993 Katolícke noviny 1993, no. 20, p. 10

Discography

  • Photo: Slovak Music for Guitar Quartet – Bratislava Guitar Quartet SLOVAK MUSIC FOR GUITAR QUARTET – BRATISLAVA GUITAR QUARTET
    2010 CD – Discant DK 0133-2131
    1. Pavol Malovec: Ritornel
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    2. Ladislav Kupkovič: Sonata da camera
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    3. Egon Krák: Cadenza
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    4. Jozef Kolkovič: Full Circle
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    5. Martin Burlas: The Last Breeze
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    6. Vladimír Godár: Emmeleia
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)
    7. Ilja Zeljenka: Musica slovaca for Four Guitars
      Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Martin Krajčo (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui)

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Pavol Malovec: Musica per viola
    23 May
    2017
    First performances in Slovakia
    (Un)known Music 2017, Pálffy Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Zwiebel (vl)
  • Pavol Malovec: Ave Maria
    for soprano, string orchestra and vibraphone
    11 Nov
    2014
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Concert Hall Dvorana, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Eva Šušková (s), Bohdan Warchal Slovak Chamber Orchestra, Ewald Danel (umv.)
  • Pavol Malovec: Intrada
    for guitar
    7 Oct
    2013
    First performances in Slovakia
    Polish Institute, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Martin Krajčo (gui)
  • Pavol Malovec: Essence
    for soprano, violin and cello
    14 Nov
    2012
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Small Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), František Török (vn), Ján Slávik (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Ritornel
    28 Mar
    2011
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Bratislava Guitar Quartet, Miloš Slobodník (gui), Jana Babuliaková (gui), Radka Krajčová (gui), Martin Krajčo (gui)
  • Pavol Malovec: Victimae paschali laudes
    11 Nov
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Small concert studio of the Slovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Pavol Varga (vn), Lukáš Turčina (vl), Pavol Kulifaj (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Cantus per Elisabeth per flauto e violoncello
    29 Nov
    2006
    First performances in Slovakia
    Public Recordings of the Programme "Youth Studio", Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Ivica Gabrišová (fl), Michal Sťahel (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Magnificat
    per soprano solo e tre stromenti
    23 Jun
    2005
    First performances in Slovakia
    Public Recordings of the Programme "Youth Studio", Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Zuzana Gavorníková Paštéková (vn), Anežka Kara - Drmolová (vn), Michal Sťahel (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Cum Angelis per orchestra da camera e tamburi di aqua
    13 Nov
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Bratislava Chamber Soloists, Thieri Ebam (taq)
  • Pavol Malovec: Kyrie
    for soprano and string quartet
    13 Nov
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Moyzes Quartet
  • Pavol Malovec: Ave, maris stella
    for soprano, violin and violoncello
    15 Nov
    2000
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Peter Krajniak (vn), Jozef Lupták (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Agnus Dei
    for soprano and two violoncellos
    17 Nov
    1998
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Teodor Brcko (vc), Michal Sťahel (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Stabat Mater
    per soprano solo e quatro strumenti
    25 Nov
    1996
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Slovak Radio, Studio 2, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jana Pastorková (s), Viliam Trgo (vn), Beáta Rašková (vn), Matej Drlička (cl), Boris Bohó (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Invocazione II per violino solo
    26 Nov
    1992
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Slovak Radio, Studio 2, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Juraj Čižmarovič (vn)
  • Pavol Malovec: Cantus firmus per quartetto d’archi
    18 Feb
    1989
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Moyzes Hall, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Filharmonické kvarteto
  • Pavol Malovec: Intermezzo for Two Flutes
    17 Feb
    1989
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
  • Pavol Malovec: Invocazione I per violino solo
    1984 First performances in Slovakia
    International Festival of Young Musicians, Trenčianske Teplice, SK
    PERFORMERS: Juraj Čižmarovič (vn)
  • First performances abroad
  • Pavol Malovec: Arcus
    for cello solo
    27 May
    2006
    First performances abroad
    Pulse Festival 2006, St. James Church, London, UK
    PERFORMERS: Michal Sťahel (vc)
  • Pavol Malovec: Credo For Orchestra
    14 Jun
    2001
    First performances abroad
    Karlove Vary, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Mario Košik (dir.), Symfonický orchester Karlove Vary

Gallery

  • Photo: Jozef Malovec, Iris Szeghy, Pavol Malovec, Vladimír Bokes 1985 Jozef Malovec, Iris Szeghy, Pavol Malovec, Vladimír Bokes

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
    Author: Rastislav Polák

Audio

  • Malovec, Pavol: Prelúdium per chitarra e orchestra




Video

  • Pavol Malovec about his composition

    2012-11-20

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
    Author: Martin Burlas


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