Jan Jirásek - LIST OF COMPOSITIONS

Yet It Still Goes Round...
15'
composition inspired by Galileo´s quote for symphony orchestra and two synthesizers, 1984
Czech Radio Prague
CD Monitor/EMI, 1999
Score and parts - Ricordi Germany
Labyrinth
15'
for flute, untrained male voice, computer and electronics, 1986
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG Classics)
CD "Jan Jirásek" (ARTA Prague/ FKM Munich)
Score - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Preludium
8'
woodwind quintet, 1984
Czech Radio Prague
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Variation on a Rock Theme
12'
for piano, 2 synthesizers, string quartet and computer, 1988
CD Erdenklang Musikverlag
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Dilemma
13'
for cello, 1987
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG Classics)
CD "Jan Jirásek" (ARTA Prague)
Score - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Playful Little Songs
11'
for children´s choir and piano, 1984
LP Supraphon
Score - Panton
Makeshift Alphabet
6'
for flute, 1989
CD Blackbird, Munich
Score - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Again
7'
for clarinet, 1989
Czech Radio Prague
Score - Ricordi Germany
Ad unum
14'
for organ, 1988
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG/Ariola)
CD Sony Music Bonton
Score - Ricordi Germany
Zoe
9'
for harpsichord, 1990
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG/Ariola)
CD "Jan Jirásek" (ARTA Prague/ FKM Munich)
Score - Ricordi Germany
Katharsis
11'
for flute, violin, cello and harpsichord, 1990
CD "Renaissance of Humanity" (BMG Classics)
CD "Jan Jirásek" (ARTA Prague/ FKM Munich)
CD Sony Music Bonton
Score and parts - Ricordi Germany
Gloria musica
5'
for mixed or boys´ choir, 1988
Czech Radio Hradec Králové
Score - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Czech Carols 1 Czech Christmas Carols for children´s choir 65´ and historical instruments, 1990
CD Bonton
Partitur FKM E 258
Czech Carols 2 Czech Christmas Carols for children´s and 59´ boys choir and historical instruments, 1994
CD Sony Music Bonton
Looking West
6'
for electronic instruments, 1991
CD Erdenklang Musikverlag
Looking East
6'
for electronic instruments, 1991
CD Erdenklang Musikverlag
Symbiosis
14'
for cello and symphony orchestra, 1991
Bavarian Radio Munich
Bread and Circuses
14'
for six percussionists, 1992
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG/Ariola)
CD "Jan Jirásek" (ARTA Prague/ FKM Munich)
Score and parts - Ricordi Germany
Missa propria
19'
for mixed or boys´ choir, 1993
CD "Renaissance of Humanity" (BMG Classics), there is also a version for childrens choir
CD Monitor/EMI, 1999
Score - Ricordi Germany
St.Luke Passion
72'
( according to the manuscript of J.S. Bach and concept of Carl Orff for soloists, boys´ choir, mixed choir, percussion, harpsichord, organ positiv and orchestra, 1995)
Bavarian Radio, Munich
CD Clasico, Copenhagen, 2000
Score and parts - Schott Musik Int., Mainz
Forgotten Metaphor
7'
for violin and piano, 1996
CD "Bread and Circuses" (BMG Classics)
Score and parts - Schott Musik Int., Mainz
Voice on Canvas
5'
for soprano, violin and piano (based upon texts of an anonymous, lord Alfred Douglas, St.Francis of Assisi and T.M.Masaryk), 1997
Score - Ricordi Germany
Private Message
19'
for soprano, mixed- or boys choir, percussion and chamber orchestra, 1997
CD Monitor/EMI, 1999
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Te Deum laudamus
7'
for mixed or boys choir (based upon liturgical text and text of Buddhist mantras). There is also a version for childrens choir, 1999
Score - Ricordi Germany
Wild Flowers (Kytice)
15'
Orchestral Suite, 2001
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Praga Mystica
18'
for symphony orchestra and 3 percussionists, 2001
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Castles in the Air
8'
for one persussionist, 2001
Czech Radio Prague Publishing
Where to go
7'
for children´s choir and piano, 2002
Score and parts - Editio Bärenreiter Praha
Introduction and Etude for 2 pianos
4'
for two pianos, 2003
Score - Ricordi Germany
Viribus unitis
12'
for organ and tuba, 2003
Czech Radio Prague Publishing
Eccentric Prayer
12'
for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano, 2005
Score and parts - Ricordi Germany
Mondi paralelli
(The Parrallel Worlds)
17'
for mixed, boys choir or children’s choir a capella, 2009
Score - Ricordi Germany
Of a Boy Who Didn't Want to Become a Number
93'
Full length opera based on libretto of Invan Klima, 2009
Score, piano reduction, choral score and parts - Ricordi Germany
Muses and Tempters
(Renaissance Regained)
15'
for chamber orchestra (10 parts), 2009
Score and parts - Ricordi Germany

March 2001, Jan Jirásek signed a contract with the publishing house Bärenreiter, Germany. All pieces by Jirásek will be published in this publishing house but those published by Schott Musik Int. Mainz, Germany. At the same time, he quit the contract with FKM Munich and the pieces published by FKM Munich will be newly published by Bärenreiter.