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Leoš Janáček


JW1/5, JWi/5 • “Fate”

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Completed in 1906, Osud is a marvellous but little known opera in 3 acts.The emotionally detailed libretto is based on a true story told to Janacek in August of 1903 at the Moravian spa of Luhacovice, where he was recovering from his daughter's recent death. His acquaintance, a young woman named Kamila Urválková, spoke... read more