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Masová Píseň

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Masová píseň (mass song, community song or singalong) was a genre of community singing of the proletarian movement in Czechoslovakia. Its main development occurred after World War II and especially during the period 1948–55, when...

Písničky Divadel Malých Forem

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Písničky divadel malých forem (literally, ‘songs from minor-form theaters’) is a term used to describe songs in Czech written to be performed in small or fringe theaters, where they formed part of theatrical events (dramatic readings...

—Supraphon (Czech Republic)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Supraphon is a Czech record label and company belonging to the Bonton holding company.When the Czech record industry was nationalized in 1946, the former privately owned record companies Esta (founded in 1928) and Ultraphon (founded in 1933...

Ľudový Fox

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Ľudový fox, also called čardášový fox (folk foxtrot or czardas foxtrot), is a hybrid form of Slovakian popular song which started to circulate from the second half of the 1930s. It combines the foxtrot dance rhythm with features drawn from...

Staropražská Písniĉka

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Staropražská písnička (old-Prague ditty) is a traditional form of Czech popular song associated with the growing cultural development of the city of Praha (Prague) from the turn of the twentieth century. When the revolution of 1848 brought...

Slovenské Tango

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Slovenské tango (Slovakian tango) is a local version of the international tango phenomenon and could be found in modern Slovak popular music from the 1930s to the 1950s. The most popular of all the recent and contemporary dances of the time...

Czech Republic

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

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... in Czechoslovakia Before and After the Velvet Revolution.’ Popular Music 11(2): 187–203. Aleš Opekar . 1995....

—Monitor-EMI (Czech Republic)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Monitor-EMI is the principal record company of the Czech Republic. The original company, Monitor, was typical of the many new small record producers that sprang up immediately after the political changes in Czechoslovakia in November 1989...

Lidovka

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Lidovka is a genre of Czech popular music derived from the folk and semi-folk songs of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and from popular dances of that time such as polka, waltz and others. Adapted to the needs of a new...

Praha (Prague)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

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... [Encyclopedia of Jazz and Modern Popular Music: Biographical Volume – Czechoslovak Scene]. Praha : Editio Supraphon. Aleš Opekar ,...