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Kapralova's publishers [in alphabetical order]: Amos Editio - Sheet music publisher (a member of the Amos Group of Corporations) based in Prague; Baerenreiter Verlag - German Publisher of sheet music based in Kassel, Germany, with offices in London, New York, and Prague (Editio Baerenreiter Praha); Certosa Verlag - German sheet music publisher based in Klein-Winternheim; Czech Music Fund - Government foundation for Czech music established in 1953. Its large music library is currently administered by the Czech Radio Publishing House; Czech Radio Publishing House - the national broadcaster's sheet music publishing arm; Editio Praga - Sheet music publisher based in Prague and a legal successor to Editio Supraphon. It operated from 1993 to 2000 when it ceased to exist; Editio Supraphon - Sheet music publishing arm of the state-owned company Supraphon. It was established in 1967 and specialized in publishing Czech sheet music and books on music. In 1993, it was privatized under the name of Editio Praga; Egge Verlag - Publisher of sheet music based in Coblenz am Rhein, Germany; HMUB (Hudebni Matice Umelecke Besedy) - Sheet music publishing arm of Umelecka beseda (The Artistic Forum) in Prague, operating from 1871 to 1951. In 1962, its assets, including the catalog, were expropriated by the communist state of Ceskoslovenska socialisticka republika (Czechoslovak Socialist Republic) and transferred to Statni hudebni nakladatelstvi, the predecessor of Editio Supraphon. Please note that the entire HMUB catalogue is now in public domain; Kapralova Society - Non-profit publisher based in Toronto, Canada (publishes books and free download digital scores); La Sirène Editions Musicales - Sheet music publisher operating in Paris between 1904 and 1942. It was acquired as an imprint of Eschig that was in turn acquired by Durand in 1987 and became a part of the Universal Music Publishing Group in 2006; Melantrich - Publishing house in Prague operating from 1898 to 1999 (under the name Melantrich in 1910-1957 and again in 1968-1999); MelPa (Melantrich-Pazdirek) - Sheet music publishing arm of Prague publisher Melantrich and a joint venture with Brno publisher Pazdirek operated from 1936-1949; Pazdirek (also: Oldrich Pazdirek or Edition Pazdirek) - Sheet music publisher based in Brno that operated from 1919 to 1949; Nakladatelstvi Svoboda - Publishing house based in Prague that operated from 1945 to 1998 (under this name in 1945-1953, 1966-1991, and 1994-1997).

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Childhood Compositions Some of My Very First Compositions | Z mojich nejranejsich skladeb (1924-28)
Piano score. 16 pages.
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2003
Publication title: Skladby z detstvi | Pieces from Childhood
Foreword and editorial notes in Czech | English | German.
Catalogue No.: AM 0040

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Maticce To Mother | Maticce (1928)
Children's choir. 1 page.
Text: Jan Neruda
Publisher: The Kapralova Society | Toronto 2015
Text: Jan Neruda
Catalogue No.: KS005
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Early Songs Songs | Pisne (1930-32?)
For soprano or tenor and piano
Text: Vitezslava Kapralova
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Critical edition
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Pet klavirnich skladeb Five Piano Compositions | Pet klavirnich skladeb (1931-32)
Piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2011
Critical edition. Editor: Veroslav Nemec
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0064

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Legend Legend | Legenda, op. 3/1 (1932)
Violin and piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2009
Title: Compositions for Violin and Piano
Editors: Stephen Shipps and Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0055

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Burlesque Burlesque, op. 3/2 (1932)
Violin and piano
1st edition: Edition O. Pazdirek | Brno 1933. Catalogue No.: 570. Out of print
2nd edition: Amos Editio | Prague 2009
Title: Compositions for Violin and Piano
Editors: Stephen Shipps and Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0055

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Two Songs Two Songs | Dve pisne, op. 4 (1932)
For soprano or tenor and piano
Text: R. Bojko
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Critical edition
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Sparks from Ashes Sparks from Ashes | Jiskry z popele, op.5 (1932-33)
Voice and piano
Text: Bohdan Jelinek
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Critical edition
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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January January | Leden (1933)
Song for soprano or tenor, flute, two violins, violoncello and piano.
Text: Vitezslav Nezval
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Score: 7 pages. Parts: 3 pages. Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes by Timothy Cheek. In English | Czech.
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0046
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Sonata appassionata Sonata Appassionata, op.6 (1933)
Piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2006
Critical edition. 35 pages.
Editor: Veroslav Nemec
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0052

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piano concerto Piano Concerto in D Minor, op. 7 (19341935)
Publisher: Czech Radio | Prague 2014
Foreword in English | Czech
Editor: Olga Jezkova

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Dve kyticky Zwei Blumenbouquets | Dve kyticky (1935)
Piano
Publisher: Certosa Verlag | 2011
Foreword in German


String Quartet String Quartet, op. 8 (1935-1936)
Score and parts
Publisher: Czech Radio | Prague 2009
Editor: Ivan Straus

Download a list of corrections and suggestions that address errors and unresolved issues of this first edition. Also refer to this recording that has been informed by the latest Kapralova scholarship.



Grotesque Passacaglia Grotesque Passacaglia | Groteskni passacaglia (1935)
Piano
1st edition: Tempo XV/6 (HMUB) | Prague 1936 (download)
2nd edition: Amos Editio | Prague 2010
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0060

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Opus 9 Three Piano Pieces | Tri klavirni kusy, op. 9 (1935)
Piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2010
Editor: Veroslav Nemec
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0060

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Apple from the Lap Apple from the Lap | Jablko s klina, op. 10 (1934-36)
Voice and piano
Text: Jaroslav Seifert
1st edition: HMUB | Prague 1938 (download)
2nd (critical) edition: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

Performers may want to download an analysis of the cycle by Tereza Jandura.

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Little Song Little Song | Pisnicka (1936)
Piano
1st edition: Melpa | Brno-Prague 1936. (Moravsti skladatele mladezi.) Out of print
2nd edition: Kapralova Society | Toronto 2011
Catalogue No.: KS001
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Sad Evening Sad Evening | Smutny vecer (1936)
Song for soprano or tenor and piano
Text: Vitezslava Kapralova
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2011
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0067

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Sad Evening for Orchestra Sad Evening | Smutny vecer (1936)
Song for soprano or tenor and orchestra
Text: Vitezslava Kapralova
Publisher: Czech Radio | Prague 2016
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Barbora Klusakova

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Military Sinfonietta Military Sinfonietta | Vojenska symfonieta, op. 11 (1936-37)
Large orchestra
1st edition: Edition Melantrich | Prague 1938. Out of print
2nd (facsimile) edition: Czech Music Fund | Prague 1958. Out of print
3rd edition: Czech Radio | Prague 2005
Study score (86 p.); 31 cm. Preface in Czech and English. Duration: ca. 15:30.
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For Ever Forever | Navzdy, op. 12 (1934-36)
Voice and piano
Text: Jan Carek, Jaroslav Seifert
1st edition: HMUB | Prague 1949 (download)
2nd edition: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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April Preludes April Preludes | Dubnova preludia, op. 13 (1936-37)
Piano
Publisher: HMUB | Prague 1938 (download)
Catalogue No.: 711



Waving Farewell Waving Farewell | Sbohem a satecek, op.14 (1937)
Song for soprano or tenor and piano
Text: Vitezslav Nezval
1st edition: HMUB | Prague 1947 (download)
2nd edition: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes by Timothy Cheek. In English | Czech.
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Ostinato fox Ostinato Fox (1937)
Piano
Publisher: SelfPrint Music | Brno 2007


Carol Carol | Koleda (1937)
Voice and piano
Text: folk song
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech.
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Trio for Woodwinds Trio for Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon (1937-38)
Score. 16 pages. Reconstructed by Stéphane Egeling
Publisher: EGGE-Verlag | Coblenz am Rhein, 2011
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Variations sur le Carillon Variations sur le Carillon de l'Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont, op. 16 (1938)
Piano
Six variations. 8 pages
Publisher: La Sirène Musicale | Paris 1938
Editor: Michel Dillard

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Potpolis Potpolis, op. 17 (1937)
Score. 3 pages
Text: Ondrej Prikryl
Publisher: Editio Supraphon | Prague 1976


Seconds Seconds | Vteriny, op. 18 (1936-39)
Voice and piano
Text: Seifert, Hora, Carek, Sramek, Velkoborsky, folk song
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Elegy Elegy | Elegie (1939)
Violin and piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2009
Title: Compositions for Violin and Piano
Editors: Stephen Shipps and Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0055

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Melodrama To Karel Capek | Karlu Capkovi (1939)
Melodrama for reciter, violin, and piano
Publisher: Czech Radio | Prague 2011
Text: Vitezslav Nezval
Editor: Olga Jezkova
Preface in English | Czech

You will find more information about this piece in The Kapralova Companion, which includes an English translation of Nezval's text.



Fanfare Fanfare | Fanfara (1939)
Scoring: 2 Hn, 2 C-Tpt, Timp.
Transposition for brass instruments and Finale notation by Andrew Gilliam
Publisher: Kapralova Society | Toronto 2015
Catalogue No.: KS003
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Festive Fanfare Festive Fanfare | Slavnostni fanfara (1939)
Piano
Published by permission of Alexandra Boucher
Finale notation: Dejan Badnjar
Publisher: Kapralova Society | Toronto 2016
Catalogue No.: KS003
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Early Songs Song of the Workers of the Lord | Pisen delniku pane (1939)
Voice and piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Complete, critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Partita Partita per pianoforte ed orchestra d'archi, op. 20 (1938-39)
Piano and string orchestra
1st edition: Svoboda | Prague 1948. Out of print
2nd edition: Czech Radio | Prague 2006
Editor: Olga Jezkova
Orchestral score (77 p.); 30 cm
Foreword in Czech and English

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Concertino Concertino for violin, clarinet, and orchestra, op. 21 (1939)
Ochestral score. 56 pages.
Publisher: Baerenreiter | Prague, 2003
Reconstructed and edited by Milos Stedron and Leos Faltus
Catalogue No. H 7919
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Sung into the Distance Sung into the Distance | Zpivano do dalky, op. 22 (1939)
For soprano or tenor and piano
Text: Viktor Kripner
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech.
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Prelude de Noël Prélude de Noël | Vanocni preludium (1939)
Chamber orchestra
Publisher: Czech Radio | Prague 2002
Score (15 p.); 30 cm.
Editor: Olga Jezkova
Preface in Czech | English.
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Christmas Carol Christmas Carol | Vanocni koleda (1939)
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages.
Voice and piano
Critical edition. Editor: Dr. Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Early Songs In the Czech Land | V zemi ceske (1939)
Voice and piano
Text: Jan Carek
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages.
Complete, critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Tales Cover Tales of a Small Flute | Povidky male fletny (1940)
Flute and piano
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2014
Editor: Veroslav Nemec
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0069

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Letter Letter | Dopis (1940)
For baritone and piano
Text: Petr Kricka
Publisher: Amos Editio | Prague 2005
Title: Pisne | Songs. 146 pages
Critical edition. Editor: Timothy Cheek
Foreword and editorial notes in English | Czech
Cover design: Daniela Zichova
Catalogue No.: AM 0003

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Ritournelle Deux Ritournelles pour violoncelle et piano, op. 25 (1940)
Violoncello and piano
Publisher: Baerenreiter | Prague, 2003
Critical edition: Score and cello part. 28 pages
Editor: Milos Stedron
Catalogue No.: H 7827

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