Author archive

From Bratislava´s Lyra to Czechoslovakia has talent. Music in Bratislava in the period from 1966 to 2010

In Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, performances of world-class artists have always taken place. In the period from 1948 to 1963 most of the significant performances of jazz and popular artists took place in Prague. After 1963, when Chris Barber (Great Britain) performed in Bratislava, the city became the center of important jazz and popular […]

Key words: , , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2018, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Rock subculture in Bratislava

Although the Bratislava rock subculture was established in the late 1950s, the bands were given the opportunity to perform professionally only in 1963. On the one hand, rock pushed jazz out as a genre, on the other hand, there were various censorship problems. The Bratislava rock subculture changed from hard rock to art rock, bans […]

Key words: , , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2019, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2008

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2008 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Conference: European Jazz Personalities

Conference European Jazz Personalities, 22nd-24th April 2013 Bratislava, Slovakia Jazz Appreciation Month Department of Musicology, Faculty of Philosophy, Comenius University, Gondova 2, 814 99 Bratislava Call for papers European Jazz Personalities Department of Musicology, Faculty of Philosophy, Comenius University is announcing an international conference of European Jazz Personalities which will take place in Bratislava from April 22nd to the 24th 2013. […]

Posted in: Conference: European Jazz Personalities | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2009

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2009 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2013

Dear readers, The first jazz conference in Slovakia has been held in April 2013. Scholars from Slovakia, Italy, the USA, Canada, Austria, Germany, Poland, Macedonia and France  met in the friendly atmosphere. Since the official language of the conference was English we will gradually publish individual contributions from key lectures and discussion´s topics in Slovak so we can spread the new information  further. The first […]

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2013 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2010

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2010 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2012

Dear Readers We are delighted to present the new issue on interdisciplinary relationships in music sociology, management and physiology. Contributions are provided by external doctoral students Zuzana Balazsházyová-Ben Lassoued and Anna Hrindová and students of the musicology department, who participated last year in the Faculty of Philosophy’s competition run by Comenius University as part of […]

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2012 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 2/2012

Dear readers, In contemporary music, as it seems, the questions regarding the relation between the past and the present are still topical. It has always been obvious that modern music could not have come into existence without historical continuity with the previous development, and the contemporary artists realize this fact still more acutely. If their […]

Posted in: Musicologica 2/2012 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Market Segmentation of the Sacred Music as a Result of the Separation of Sacred and Profane Environment

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Key words: , , , ,

Posted in: Music Systematics, Musicologica 1/2008, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Video and photogallery

Video Photogallery – Jazz Conference 2013

Posted in: Conference: European Jazz Personalities | Author: | E-mail | Website

The Value of the Traditional and the Progressive in Jazz Development

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Key words: , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2013, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

The Value of the Traditional and the Progressive in Jazz Development

Recently, two important syntheses on European jazz have been published: Eurojazzland:Jazz and European Sources, Dynamics, and Contexts by Luca Cerchiari, Laurent Cugny and Franz Kerschbaumer (2012); and Jazz behind the Iron Curtain by Gertrud Pickhan and Rüdiger Ritter (2009). The publications show the division of European jazz scenes between east and west, and they also […]

Key words: , , , , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2014, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Punk and New Wave in Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia and Poland

During emerging punk and new wave in former socialist countries possibilities of musicians varied immensely. Differences among musicians were associated with distinctive cultural and political climate in particular countries in the period from 1977 to 1989. While musicians in Yugoslavia and Poland were able to protect their artistic freedom, Czechoslovak rock musicians kept their underground position; participating at the club scene or moving to pop music. Radical attitude in underground helped to create Czech alternative scene […]

Key words: , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2015, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Editorial 1/2011

Dear Readers, We are offering you the 4th publication, latest issue, of Musicologica Journal with more attractive graphical design and with a new domain. In this issue we will continue with the research on jazz, rock and the cultural – political events in communist era. More detailed research has been focused on the oldest genre […]

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2011 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Entertaining Music in Bratislava until 1938

At the end of the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century, Bratislava has been multicultural small city, which was gradually taking over many features of a big city entertaimnet up until 1938. Hungarian, German and Slovak music culture has been overlapped, but also cultures of other nations penetrated to the music […]

Key words: , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2016, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website

Transformations of Spirituals Today

Key words: , , , , , ,

Posted in: Musicologica 2/2012 | Author: and | E-mail | Website

Wrote about us

Posted in: Conference: European Jazz Personalities | Author: | E-mail | Website

Global and Local Musical Culture

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Posted in: Traditional Music, Musicologica 1/2009 | Author: | E-mail | Website

Jazz immigrants in Czechoslovak Socialist Republic

Sorry, this entry is only available in Slovensky. Abstracts are available in English.

Posted in: Musicologica 1/2010, Rock Pop Jazz | Author: | E-mail | Website