Tomas Norbert Koutník
1698 - 1775
Czech Republic
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T.N. Koutník
Tomas Norbert Koutník (19/12/1698 - 16/01/1775), a Czech conductor and composer, schoolteacher and choirmaster from Chocen, East Bohemia. He was born in Choceň, died at the same place. He studied music at the Piarist schools in Litomyšl (1716 – 1719) and in Kroměříž (1719 – 1720).In 1729 he returned to Choceň, where he worked as teacher, organist and composer till his death. Koutník´s creation and technique of composition comports with contemporary practice. Only 52 of his figurative church compositions was preserved. His incidence and his production affected the development of music in Eastern Bohemia, where the other local musicians and composers followed him. During his life, Koutnik was reputable citizen and one of the vestrymen of fraternity called “Literátské bratrstvo.
Author:Klára Teplá
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Requiem in E flat major
Period:Classicism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Koutník wrote a requiem mass in E major (1772) and one in E flat major.
Source:http://www.damian.aktualne.cz
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis
Requiem in E major
Period:Classicism
Composed in:1772
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Koutník wrote a requiem mass in E major (1772) and one in E flat major.
Source:http://www.damian.aktualne.cz
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis