Piano Quintets



First name: Hanus
Last name: Barton
Dates: 1960
Category: Quintet
Nationality: Czech
Opus name: Klavirni Kvintet
Publisher: Czech Music Centre
Peculiarities: https://www.musicbase.cz/compositions/17620-klavirni-kvintet-pro-smyccove-kvarteto-a-klavir/
Information: He studied composition and piano at the Conservatory in Prague and at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, where he holds the position of Head of Composition at present. As a composer his primary concern is with instrumental music, and he has produced works for a variety of combinations of instruments. He has also composed incidental music to a number of stage plays. He is founder member of the chamber ensembles MoEns, member of the ensemble Ars Cameralis and member of „Atelier 90“ - the Association of Composers and Performers of Contemporary Music. He is leading representant of the Czech composer´s middle generation. (https://www.musicbase.cz/composers/29-barton-hanus/)