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Trávníček Quartet

string quartet

Members: Marek Balog (1. vn), Ivo Novák (2. vn), Jan Juřík (vl), Richard Glenda (vc)
Former members: Alexander Jablokov (1. vn), Vladimír Kovář (1. vn), Vítězslav Zavadilík (2. vn), Antonín Gál (vc)
Bio

Bibliography

  • Berger, Igor: Recenzujeme
    1989 21, 1989/14, p. 5
    (recenzia dvoch CD kvarteta /Debussy, Ravel: String Quartets; Dvořák: Strings Quartets/)
  • Berger, Igor: Trávničkovo kvarteto v USA
    1992 1992/2, p. 7
  • -gj-:: XIII. letný cyklus koncertov v Klariskách
    1987 1987/7, p. 4 – 5

Discography

  • Photo: Slovak Chamber Music – Ivan Hrušovský, Ladislav Burlas SLOVAK CHAMBER MUSIC – IVAN HRUŠOVSKÝ, LADISLAV BURLAS
    1984 LP – Opus 9111 1583
    1. Ivan Hrusovsky: String Quartet No. 1
      Trávníček Quartet, Vladimír Kovář (vn), Vítězslav Zavadilík (vn), Jan Juřík (vl), Antonín Gál (vc)
    2. Ladislav Burlas: Poetic Music
      Bratislava Wind Quintet, Vojtech Samec (fl), Josef Čejka (ob), Jozef Luptáčik (cl), Jozef Illéš (cr), František Machats (fg)
  • Photo:
    1983 LP – Opus 9111 1491 – 92
    1. Frico Kafenda: Sonata
      Jozef Podhoranský (vc), Ivan Gajan (pf)
    2. Frico Kafenda: Four Songs
      Alžbeta Bukoveczka (s), Zlatica Poulová (pf)
    3. Frico Kafenda: Three Songs
      Peter Mikuláš (b), Ján Salay (pf)
    4. Frico Kafenda: String Quartet in G major
      Trávníček Quartet, Vladimír Kovář (vn), Vítězslav Zavadilík (vn), Jan Juřík (vl), Antonín Gál (vc)
    5. Frico Kafenda: The Variations and Fugue on the Own Theme
      Ivan Gajan (pf)
  • Photo: Šimon Jurovský ŠIMON JUROVSKÝ
    1980 LP – Opus 9110 0860
    1. Simon Jurovsky: The Geranium
      Magdaléna Blahušiaková (s), Czechoslovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenárd (dir.)
    2. Simon Jurovsky: Melodies and Dialogues Op. 14
      Trávníček Quartet, Vladimír Kovář (vn), Vítězslav Zavadilík (vn), Jan Juřík (vl), Antonín Gál (vc)
    3. Simon Jurovsky: Suite No. 1 from the Ballet The Knight's Ballad
      Czechoslovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenárd (dir.)
    4. Simon Jurovsky: The Joyous Competition
      Czechoslovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenárd (dir.)

Awards

  • The Gold Achievement Award of the publishing house OPUS, Bratislava (SK)
    1986
  • Frico Kafenda Award
    1981
  • Medzinárodná súťaž sláčikových kvartet, Colmar (FR)
    1981
  • International Chamber Music Competition "Premio Vittorio Gui", Florence (IT)
    1979 - 1st prize
  • Prague Spring International Music Competition, Prague (CZ)
    1974

Premieres

  • First performances in Slovakia
  • Jozef Malovec: String Quartet No. 3
    18 Feb
    1988
    First performances in Slovakia
    New Slovak Music, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Ilja Zeljenka: String Quartet No. 4
    3 Aug
    1987
    First performances in Slovakia
    Concert Hall Klarisky, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Jozef Sixta: String Quartet No. 2
    13 Feb
    1985
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Ivan Hrušovský: String Quartet No. 1
    14 Feb
    1984
    First performances in Slovakia
    Žilina, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Jozef Malovec: String Quartet No. 2
    17 Feb
    1981
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, Concert Hall of the Czechoslovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Jozef Malovec: Avvenimento ricercado
    for 2 string quartets and wind quintet
    10 Oct
    1980
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Music Festival, Theatre studio of the University of Performing Arts, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet, CAMERATA SLOVACA, Viktor Málek (dir.)
  • Július Kowalski: String Quartet No. 6
    10 Oct
    1980
    First performances in Slovakia
    Bratislava Music Festival, Theatre studio of the University of Performing Arts, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet
  • Dezider Kardoš: String Quartet No. 3 op. 49
    23 Feb
    1979
    First performances in Slovakia
    A Week of New Slovak Music, Concert Hall of the Czechoslovak Radio, Bratislava, SK
    PERFORMERS: Trávníček Quartet, Vladimír Kovář (vn), Vítězslav Zavadilík (vn), Jan Juřík (vl), Antonín Gál (vc)

Gallery

  • Photo: Travnicek Quartet 1988 Travnicek Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
  • Photo: Travnicek Quartet Travnicek Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
  • Photo: Travnicek Quartet Travnicek Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
  • Photo: Travnicek Quartet Travnicek Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia
  • Photo: Travnicek Quartet Travnicek Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia

Audio

  • Zeljenka, Ilja: String Quartet No. 4 (excerpt)

    1990

    Trávniček Quartet

    Source: Archives of the Music Centre Slovakia

Contact:
Jan Juřík
Magurská 55
974 11 Banská Bystrica



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