Cycle Music and painting will continue this
year, too. J. Bláha prepares gradually these articles:
1. Artistic and musical postmodernism
2. Reiner Fetting and Wolfgang Rihm
3. Mark Kostabi and Alfred Schnittke
4. William Bailey and Henrik Górecki
I. Poledňák worked out a voluminous text. The topic of
it is Choral Singing at Beginning of the New Millenium or Choral Music –
Memento and Challenge.
A. Tichá is busy with problems of Children´s Voice
and Components of its Development.
B. Tomanová offers a part of her thesis written on the
topic Rehabilitation of the Singing Voice (after the method of L.
L. Daniel asks: What to do with Non-singers?
and answers: a good teacher has no non-singers in his classroom.
V. Gregor continues his lecture Piano Education in
the Czech Land.
J. Veverková writes about the new study branch in the
article Preparation of Choirmasters at the Faculty of Education at the
Charles University in Prague.
J. Fiala informs about folk traditions
and their keeping in the South-west part of the Czech Republic.
S. Pecháček recommends two interesting anthologies
including a wide repertoire in his review. The title of it is New Songs for
The article We Recommend by J. Říha concerns a
book from Slovakia Songs and Games with Singing for Children by D.
Easy understanding of the musical basics through the
help of songs – that is the topic of the article by E. Vachudová.
In his review J. Kolář reccomends the book of J.
Dostalík A Broad Meadow, which would help the teachers in teaching to
cross from monophony to polyphony.
In year 2007 the pages About music in English prepared by
will continue. In this number the course is filled in by quiz, a funny
song and a children’s painting.