Encore And More: Skvorecky And Viklický

In the fall of 2006, we posted a piece connecting two important Czech artists, one a novelist, the other a pianist. This week, the story they gave us drew a comment from yet another Czech artist who was there when it happened during the Soviet domination of Czechoslovakia. Here is the original item from November, 2006. I encourage you to follow the first link below, then come back to this page. In the recent Rifftides piece about Freedom and Josef Škvorecký, I named several jazz musicians from … [Read more...]