Personality profile

Photo: Juraj Tandler Source: Archives of Music Centre SLovakia

Juraj Tandler

10 Jun 1934 Tornaľa – 11 Jan 2020 Bratislava

classical music
composition
pedagóg – pedagogue – music theory, pedagogue – composition

Bio

Bio

1958
he worked as a teacher at the Public School of Arts in Bratislava
1958
he completed studies of violin playing at Viliam Kořínek‘s at the Higher School of Music for Education of Music School Teachers
1972 – 1977
Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno (composition – Miloslav Ištvan)
1977 – 2014
pedagogue at the Conservatory in Bratislava (musical and theoretical subjects, auditory analysis and composition)

Works

  • symphony orchestra
  • Games

    for large symphony orchestra
    1975 SCORING: orch
  • Per orchestra

    1983 20'
    SCORING: orch
  • chamber orchestra
  • Suita

    for string orchestra
    1978 22'
    SCORING: archi
  • A Little Divertimento No. 2

    for students string orchestra
    1987 SCORING: archi
  • Small Divertimento No. 1

    for students string orchestra
    1987 SCORING: archi
  • Musica festiva

    for wind orchestra
    1992 PUBLISHER: Národné osvetové centrum
    SCORING: fiati
  • solo voice(s) and orchestra
  • A Maiden and Death

    for large symphony orchestra and a reciter
    1976 27'
    TEXT: M. Gorky
    SCORING: spk, orch
  • Song on the Old-Chinese Lyrics "While the Sea Rises"

    for female voice and yout orchestra
    2011–2012 SCORING: s, orch
  • solo voice(s), choir, and orchestra
  • Arrangements Of Slovak Folk Songs

    SCORING: vv, CM, archi (CM; CMa)
  • one solo instrument with orchestra
  • Concert Music

    for clarinet and chamber orchestra
    1977 27'
    SCORING: cl, orch
  • solo instrument
  • Suite

    for violin solo
    1973 SCORING: vn
  • Bagatelles

    for guitar solo
    1981 PUBLISHER: Slovenský hudobný fond
    SCORING: gui
  • Miniatures

    for guitar solo
    1981 SCORING: gui
  • Adagio and Allegro

    for cello
    1985 SCORING: vc
  • Prelude For Double Bass Solo

    1991 SCORING: cb
  • Suite

    for solo flute
    1994 SCORING: fl
  • Prelude And Dances

    for solo violin
    2000 7' 46''
    SCORING: vn
  • piano or piano four hands
  • Suite

    for piano
    1972 9'
    SCORING: pf
  • organ
  • Three Preludes

    for organ
    1987 7'
    SCORING: org
  • Adlibites

    for organ
    1991 SCORING: org
  • Full Moon (Kaleidoscope)

    for organ
    2004 SCORING: org
  • Trifles (Adlibities No. 2)

    for organ
    2010 SCORING: org
  • two instruments
  • Birth Of The Day

    1975 10'
    SCORING: vn, pf
  • Three little pieces

    for clarinet and piano
    1984 SCORING: cl, pf
  • Sonatina a due movimenti

    per violino e pianoforte
    2002 SCORING: vn, pf
  • three instruments
  • Six Studies

    for flute, clarinet and bassoon
    1973 SCORING: fl, cl, fg
  • Inventions

    1979 9'
    SCORING: tr, pf, cb
  • four instruments
  • Dialogues

    for percussion and organ
    1974 SCORING: org, 3bat: pto, hi-hat, trg, 2tpc, 6tom, 3tp, cmp
  • Einé II.

    Suite for chamber ensemble
    1980 8' 30''
    SCORING: fl, vn, gui, vc
  • Quartettino per clarinetti

    2001 SCORING: 3cl, clb
  • string quartet
  • String Quartet No. 1

    1974 17'
    SCORING: 2vn, vl, vc
  • String Quartet No. 2 "Three Songs"

    1984 14'
    SCORING: 2vn, vl, vc
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  • String Quartet No. 3

    1997 13'
    SCORING: 2vn, vl, vc
  • six instruments
  • Einé I.

    Suite for chamber ensemble
    1977 SCORING: fl, ob, vn, vl, vc, ar
  • Little Suite

    for wind instruments
    2005 SCORING: fl, ob, cl, sxa, cr, fg
  • Kaleidoscope

    for chamber ensemble
    2010 SCORING: 3fl, vn, vl, vc
  • 10 to 15 instruments
  • Playing

    for solo violin and chamber ensemble
    1987 12'
    SCORING: vn, ens: fl, on, cl, fg, tr, tn, vl, vc, cb
  • vocal-instrumental chamber works
  • New Awakening

    Chamber cantata on the lyrics by R. Tagore for mezzo-soprano, baritone, reciter and chamber ensemble
    1973 12'
    TEXT: Rabindranath Tagore
    SCORING: ms, br, spk, ens: fl, vl, clb, bat: trg, cio, pto, gng, 3tom, vbf
  • Nuts

    Girl's duets with flute and guitar
    1979 SCORING: 2vf, fl, gui
  • Waiting For Day

    five songs for girls with flute, violin and violoncello
    1983 10'
    SCORING: v, fl, vn, vc
  • Longing after the Dew

    Songs for female voice and string quartet
    2009 SCORING: vf, 2vn, vl, vc
  • suitable for schools
  • Suite

    for four violins
    1972 SCORING: 4vn
  • Little Piano Compositions

    1988 PUBLISHER: Slovenský hudobný fond
  • Ostinato

    for two baritone accordions
    1995 PUBLISHER: Hudobný fond
    SCORING: 2ac
  • Rondo

    for violin and piano
    1995 SCORING: vn, pf
  • Three Little Dances

    for a recorder, violin and piano
    1996 SCORING: fld, vn, pf
  • mixed choir
  • The Four Bells in Čičmany

    1977 SCORING: CM
  • Awakening of Birds

    Four chants for mixed choir
    1978 SCORING: CM
  • Carnival

    Songs on folklore lyrics for mixed choir
    1985 SCORING: CM
  • Pater noster

    for mixed choir
    1992 SCORING: CM
  • Ave Maria

    for mixed choir
    1993 SCORING: CM
  • Tre canti

    for mixed choir
    1995 SCORING: CM
  • The Enchanted One

    for mixed choir
    1998 TEXT: folk.
    SCORING: CM
  • A Prayer

    for mixed choir
    1999 SCORING: CM
  • Anča

    2009 TEXT: Ján Smrek
    SCORING: CM
  • male choir
  • Golden Music

    for male choir
    2004 TEXT: Milan Rúfus
    SCORING: CMa
  • female choir
  • Two Pieces for Female Choir

    on the lyrics by M. Haľamová
    1972 TEXT: Maša Haľamová
    SCORING: CF
  • Longing after the Dew

    Four pieces for girls choir
    1986 SCORING: CF
  • children's choir
  • Three Baladdes

    for boys' choir
    1991 TEXT: folk.
    SCORING: CB
  • soloists, choir and instruments
  • Missa brevis

    1996 10'
    SCORING: vv, CM, org, 2vn, vl, vc, cb
  • Appeals

    for soprano, violin, choir and organ
    2002 SCORING: s, vn, CM, org

Bibliography

  • Art Critique and Journalism
  • ŠIMONOVÁ, Kamila: Musica nova spiritualis [recenzia CD]
    2015 Hudobný život year 47, 2015, no. 10, p. 38–39
  • BUBNÁŠ, Juraj: Milan Paľa : Violin Solo 4 [recenzia CD]
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 4, p. 35
  • PUŠKÁŠOVÁ, Melánia: Nová slovenská hudba 2012
    Muchovo kvarteto
    2013 Hudobný život year 45, 2013, no. 1-2, p. 22–23
  • JARTIM, Juraj: Juraj Tandler – Cis dur alebo ais mol?
    2004 Hudobný život year 36, 2004, no. 6, p. 4
  • HOCHEL, Stanislav: Jubilant Juraj Tandler
    1994 Hudobný život year 26, 1994, no. 11, p. 2
  • ADAMČIAK, Milan: Päťdesiatnik Juraj Tandler
    1984 Hudobný život year 16, 1984, no. 14, p. 7

Discography

  • Photo: Musica nova spiritualis MUSICA NOVA SPIRITUALIS
    2014 CD –
    1. Rastislav Adamko: Proglas
      Schola cantorum PF KU v Ružomberku, Janka Bednáriková (dir.)
    2. Ľuboš Bernáth: O salutaris hostia
      Bratislava Vocal Consort, Zuzana Zahradníková (org), Iveta Weis Viskupová (dir.)
    3. Peter Groll: Ave Maria
      Mariana Hochelová (s), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    4. Víťazoslav Kubička: O God, come to my assistance Op. 256
      Miriam Žiarna (s), Rastislav Adamko (vn), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    5. Milan Dubovský: Ave verum
      Bratislava Vocal Consort, Iveta Weis Viskupová (dir.)
    6. Peter Hochel: Ubi caritas
      Mariana Hochelová (s), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    7. Róbert Dinuš: Lauda anima mea
      Bratislava Vocal Consort, Iveta Weis Viskupová (dir.)
    8. Róbert Dinuš: Bonum est confiteri
      Choir Benedictus, Zuzana Zahradníková (dir.)
    9. Rastislav Adamko: Mystery
      Rastislav Adamko (vn), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    10. Stanislav Hochel: Ave Maria
      Miriam Žiarna (s), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    11. Ľuboš Bernáth: Ecce Panis Angelorum
      Martina Procházková (s), Miriam Žiarna (s), Marta Mažariová (fl), Rastislav Adamko (vn), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    12. Mirko Krajči: Psalmus 131
      Bratislava Vocal Consort, Rastislav Adamko (vn), Ivan Palovič (vl), Zuzana Zahradníková (org), Iveta Weis Viskupová (dir.)
    13. Rastislav Dubovský: Ave Maria
      Mariana Hochelová (s), Zuzana Zahradníková (org)
    14. Peter Groll: Ave verum corpus
      Bratislava Vocal Consort, Zuzana Rahlová (vc), Ján Linhart (cb), Zuzana Zahradníková (org), Iveta Weis Viskupová (dir.)
    15. Juraj Tandler: Missa brevis – Kyrie
      Martina Procházková (v), Ivana Vernusová (v), Choir Benedictus, Rastislav Adamko (vn), Tomáš Uličný (vn), Ivan Palovič (vl), Zuzana Rahlová (vc), Jana Klimeková (org), Zuzana Zahradníková (dir.)
    16. Juraj Tandler: Missa brevis – Offertory (As the deer longs for fountains of water)
      Martina Procházková (v), Ivana Vernusová (v), Choir Benedictus, Rastislav Adamko (vn), Tomáš Uličný (vn), Ivan Palovič (vl), Zuzana Rahlová (vc), Jana Klimeková (org), Zuzana Zahradníková (dir.)
    17. Juraj Tandler: Missa brevis – Agnus Dei
      Martina Procházková (v), Ivana Vernusová (v), Choir Benedictus, Rastislav Adamko (vn), Tomáš Uličný (vn), Ivan Palovič (vl), Zuzana Rahlová (vc), Jana Klimeková (org), Zuzana Zahradníková (dir.)
  • Photo: Violin Solo 4 – Milan Paľa VIOLIN SOLO 4 – MILAN PAĽA
    2012 CD – Pavlik Records PA 0108-2-132
    1. Tadeáš Salva: Burlesque
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    2. Juraj Tandler: Suite
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    3. Jozef Sixta: Recitative
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    4. Jozef Malovec: Poem for Solo Violin
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    5. Dušan Martinček: Verso fine...? / Touches of Time
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    6. Pavol Šimai: Pyramide
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    7. Mirko Krajči: Calmnesses of Resurrections
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    8. Tadeáš Salva: Ballad Op. 35
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    9. Juraj Tandler: Prelude And Dances
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    10. Ivan Parík: Sonata for Violin
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    11. Peter Machajdík: Peroket
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    12. Juraj Beneš: Sonata
      Milan Paľa (vn)
    13. Juraj Beneš: Lamento
      Milan Paľa (vn)

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Juraj Tandler: Full Moon (Kaleidoscope)
    for organ
    16 Jun
    2011
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Conservatory, Organ Concert Hall, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Juraj Slovík (org)
  • Juraj Tandler: Kaleidoscope
    for chamber ensemble
    11 Nov
    2010
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Small concert studio of the Slovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Flautissimo, Veronika Vitázková (fl), Zuzana Bujnová (fl), Mária Pindešová (fl), Pavol Varga (vn), Lukáš Turčina (vl), Pavol Kulifaj (vc)
  • Juraj Tandler: Sonatina a due movimenti
    per violino e pianoforte
    26 Apr
    2004
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Conservatory, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Juraj Tomka (vn), Peter Hochel (pf)
  • Juraj Tandler: Prelude And Dances
    for solo violin
    14 Nov
    2002
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Zuzana Gavorníková Paštéková (vn)
  • Juraj Tandler: Prelude For Double Bass Solo
    14 Feb
    1999
    First performances in Slovakia
    Sunday Matinees at the Bratislava City Gallery, Mirbach Palace, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Radoslav Šašina (cb)
  • Juraj Tandler: String Quartet No. 3
    18 Nov
    1998
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Slovak Radio, Studio 2, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Moyzes Quartet
  • Juraj Tandler: Suite
    for solo flute
    27 Nov
    1996
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Slovak Radio, Studio 2, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Karin Hübnerová (fl)
  • Juraj Tandler: Adlibites
    for organ
    1991 First performances in Slovakia
    SK
    PERFORMERS: Irma Skuhrová (org)
  • Juraj Tandler: Waiting For Day
    five songs for girls with flute, violin and violoncello
    14 Feb
    1989
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Alžbeta Bukoveczka (ms), Viktor Šimčisko (vn), Juraj Alexander (vc), Vojtech Samec (fl)
  • Juraj Tandler: Three Preludes
    for organ
    12 Feb
    1987
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall of the Czechoslovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Irma Skuhrová (org)
  • Juraj Tandler: String Quartet No. 2 "Three Songs"
    10 Feb
    1986
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, House of Arts, Košice, SK
    PERFORMERS: Moyzes Quartet
  • Juraj Tandler: Adagio and Allegro
    for cello
    1986 First performances in Slovakia
    International Festival of Young Musicians, Trenčianske Teplice, SK
    PERFORMERS: Eva Čermanová (vc)
  • Juraj Tandler: Per orchestra
    13 Feb
    1984
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Czechoslovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Dohnányi (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Einé II.
    Suite for chamber ensemble
    15 Feb
    1983
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, Concert Hall of the Czechoslovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Viktor Vavro (fl), Mária Karlíková (vn), Alois Menšík (gui), Eva Čermanová (vc)
  • Juraj Tandler: Suita
    for string orchestra
    12 Feb
    1982
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina, Jan Valta (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Awakening of Birds
    Four chants for mixed choir
    4 Apr
    1981
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Bratislava Conservatory Choir, Dušan Bill (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Concert Music
    for clarinet and chamber orchestra
    20 Feb
    1980
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, Concert Hall of the Bratislava Castle, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Jozef Luptáčik (cl), Slovak Sinfonietta Žilina, Eduard Fischer (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Carnival
    Songs on folklore lyrics for mixed choir
    First performances in Slovakia
    SK
    PERFORMERS: Spevácky zbor slovenských učiteľov, Dušan Bill (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Quartettino per clarinetti
    First performances in Slovakia
    SK
    PERFORMERS: Peter Drlička (cl)
  • First performances abroad
  • Juraj Tandler: String Quartet No. 1
    6 Oct
    1977
    First performances abroad
    12th International Music Festival, Brno, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Moravian Quartet
  • Juraj Tandler: A Maiden and Death
    for large symphony orchestra and a reciter
    21 Jun
    1977
    First performances abroad
    Brno, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Moravian Philharmonic, Jan Šrubař (dir.)
  • Juraj Tandler: Suite
    for violin solo
    10 Dec
    1974
    First performances abroad
    Contemporary Music Studio, Brno, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Antonie Procházková (vn)
  • Juraj Tandler: Six Studies
    for flute, clarinet and bassoon
    1974 First performances abroad
    Contemporary Music Studio, Brno, CZ
    PERFORMERS: Marta Pilátová (fl), Břetislav Winkler (cl), Petr Mahr (fg)

Audio

  • Tandler, Juraj: String Quartet No. 2 "Three Songs"






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