Taras Bulba

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Taras Bulba.
1. Rhapsody for orch. by Janáček, comp. 1915–18, f.p. Brno 1921, f. Eng. p. 1928. Bulba was historical Ukrainian Cossack leader; Janáček based this work on story about him by Gogol. The 3 movts. are: 1. Death of Andrea (Smrt Andrijova). 2. Death of Ostap (Smrt Ostapova). 3. Capture and Death of Taras Bulba (Proroctví a smrt Tarase Bulby).

2.   Opera by Argentinian composer Berutti (1895).

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