Janáček

/ˈjanətʃɛk/ (say 'yahnuhchek)

noun
Leoš /ˈlɛɒʃ/ (say 'leosh), 1854–1928, Czech composer influenced by folk music; known for his operas Jenufa (1904) and The Cunning Little Vixen (1924).

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Janáček —   [ janaːtʃɛk], Leoš, tschechischer Komponist, * Hukvaldy (bei Příbor, Nordmähren) 3. 7. 1854, ✝ Mährisch Ostrau 12. 8. 1928; studierte in Prag, Leipzig und Wien, gründete 1881 in Brünn eine Orgelschule und war dort 1881 88 Dirigent der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Janaček — Janáček (izg. jànaček), Leoš (1854 1928) DEFINICIJA češki kompozitor; na motivsko harmonijskim temeljima kasnoromantičarsko impresionističkog zvuka razvija nacionalni moderni zvuk, koristeći ritam i harmoniju češkog i moravskog folklora …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • JANÁCEK (L.) — Jusqu’à l’âge de soixante deux ans, Leoš Janá face= EU Caron カek resta méconnu, sinon inconnu, mais, le 26 mai 1916, le Théâtre national de Prague afficha Jeji Pastorkyna (Sa Belle fille ) un opéra refusé par ce même théâtre et le même directeur …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Janácek — (Leos) (1854 1928) compositeur tchèque. Il puisa dans la musique populaire de son pays …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Janáček — [yä′nə chek΄] Leoš [le′ôsh] 1854 1928; Czech composer …   English World dictionary

  • Janacek — Leoš Janáček mit seiner Frau Zdeňka Leoš Janáček  hören?/i (* 3. Juli 1854 in Hukvaldy (Hochwald); † 12. August 1928 in Moravská …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Janacek — Leoš Janáček Leoš Janáček Bas relief de Leoš Janáček Naissance 3 juillet 1854 Hukval …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Janáček — biographical name Leoš 1854 1928 Czech composer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Janácek — /yah nah chek /, n. Leoš /le awsh/ 1854 1928, Czech composer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Janacek — It could reasonably be argued that this is the most famous name and surname of the Christian World. It was recorded from the 12th century a.d. onwards in every European country, and in a vast range of spellings, of which there are believed to be… …   Surnames reference

  • Janáček — Ja•ná•ček [[t]ˈyɑ nəˌtʃɛk[/t]] n. big Le•oš [[t]ˈleɪ ɔʃ[/t]] 1854–1928, Czech composer …   From formal English to slang

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