Emil Frantis̆ek Burian


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(b Pilsen, 1904; d Prague, 1959).

Cz. composer and actor. Founded Voice Band, 1927. In 1932 formed left‐wing cultural group Levá Fronta. Sometime dir., Brno Nat. Th. Comps. incl. operas, jazz opera, 8 str. qts., wind quintet, etc. Nephew of Karel Burian.

Subjects: Theatre.

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