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Guide to Bohuslav Martinů

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May 2021
Evening performance
Matinee performance
© Bohuslav Martinu Centre in Policka
1943, Darien, USA
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Year of birth1890
Year of death1959
NationalityCzech Republic
Period20th century
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Martinů, Dvořák
Czech Philharmonic; Semyon Bychkov; Katia Labèque; Marielle Labèque
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