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Songs

Muzikanti, 'Musicians'

by Leoš Janáček From Moravian Folk Poetry in Song (1908)

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Text

Muzikanti, 'Musicians'
Czech source: Anon.

Muzikanti co děláte,
aj, máte husle, a nehráte!

Zahréte mně na cimbále,
at' moja milá veselá je.

Zahréte mně na husličky,
a rozveselte ty dróžičky.

Zahréte mně na tó basu,
a rozveselte všecku chasu.

Zahréte mně všeci spolu,
a vyprovod'te mě až domu.

Composer

Leoš Janáček

Leoš Janáček was a Czech composer, musical theorist, folklorist, publicist and teacher. He was inspired by Moravian and other Slavic folk music to create an original, modern musical style.

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