General information
Title CZŠach králi
Subtitle CZjazzový balet o 1 dějství
Title ENCheck to the King
Subtitle ENjazz-ballet in 1 act
Title DESchach dem König
Subtitle DEJazz-Ballett in einem Aufzug
Title FRÉchec au Roi [auth.]
Subtitle FRballet en 1 acte [auth.]
CategoryStage Works and Film Music
SubcategoryBallets
Halbreich number186
Parts of the composition (movements)1. Allegro vivo; 2. Poco allegro - Moderato - Allegro marcia; 3. Valse - Boston; 4. Allegro; 5. Allegro moderato; 6. Blues; 7. Allegro; 8. Finale (Allegro vivo)
Durata27' 30''
Instruments2222-2230-Timp-Batt(GC-Ptti-Tamb mil/picc-Tbrino-Trgl)-Pf-Archi-Sp-A(alt - ad lib.)
Dedicatee
Origin
Place of compositionParis
Year of origin1930
Initiation of composition10.01.1930
Completion of composition17.02.1930
First performance
Performer Jan Štych (dir./cond.), Luboš Ogoun (choreografie), Vojtěch Štolfa (scéna/scenography)
Ogoun, Luboš
Štolfa, Vojtěch
Štych, Jan
Date of the first performance1980-04-11
Location of the first performanceBrno, National Theatre (Národní divadlo)
Ensemble
Autograph deposition
InstitutionCzech Museum of Music
Deposition locationPrague
OwnerNational Museum – Czech Museum of Music, Department of Music History, Prague
Note on the autograph depostitionOnly autograph piano reduction held by the Czech Museum of Music. *** Facsimile of the autograph score located at the Éditions Max Eschig in Paris and at the Bohuslav Martinů Centre in Polička.
Copyright
CopyrightÉditions Max Eschig, Paris
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Note Libretto/synopsis (in French) by André Coeuroy.
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