Markéta Kratochvílová

Mgr. Markéta Kratochvílová, Ph.D.

Musicological Library and Bibliography

phone: +420 220 303 939

Markéta Kratochvílová studied musicology at the Faculty of Arts, Palacký University in Olomouc (MA 2003, Ph.D. 2011). She was a curator in the Department of Musical Instruments at the Czech Museum of Music and a music editor on Czech Radio. Between 2013 and 2018, she was employed as a researcher at the Cabinet of Music History at the Institute of Ethnology, CAS, conducting research into the oeuvre of Antonín Dvořák and Otakar Ostrčil and working on the project Otakar Ostrčil – Life and Work (GAČR). In 2019, she began working at the Library of Musicology at the Institute of Art History, CAS as a bibliographer. She publishes texts on Czech music of the 19th and 20th centuries. In 2019, Kratochvílová co-prepared an exhibition on Otakar Ostrčil at the Blatské Museum in Soběslav.

Research outputs (selection):

Markéta Kratochvílová, Involuntary Hero: Otakar Ostrčil and his Biographer Zdeněk Nejedlý, Journal of musicological research 38, No. 3–4, 2019, pp. 253–265.

Markéta Kratochvílová, Otakar Ostrčil and the Critical Edition of Bedřich Smetana’s Opera Prodaná nevěsta, Hudební věda 55, No. 2, 2018, pp. 169–180.

Markéta Kratochvílová, „U Vás ať jsou uschované.“ Mužské sbory Antonína Dvořáka věnované olomouckému Žerotínu, in: Edita Bugalová (ed.), Malé osobnosti veľkých dejín – veľké osobnosti malých dejín. Príspevky k hudobnej regionalistike IV, Bratislava 2018, pp. 226–233.

Markéta Kratochvílová – Jiří K. Kroupa, Otakar Ostrčil na břehu mořském: K historii jeho dirigentských vystoupení v Göteborgu v listopadu 1928, Clavibus unitis 5, 2016, pp. 1–26.

Markéta Kratochvílová (ed.), Otakar Ostrčil: Písně na texty německých básníků. Songs to German Poems, Academus Edition, Etnologický ústav AV ČR, Praha 2015.

Markéta Kratochvílová, Musical Autographs of Otakar Ostrčil in the Czech Museum of Music / Notové autografy Otakara Ostrčila v Českém muzeu hudby, Musicalia 5, 2013, pp. 147–164.

František Ibl – Markéta Kratochvílová, Lesní roh Václava Františka Červeného ze sbírky Ondřeje Horníka / A French Horn by Václav František Červený from the Collection of Ondřej Horník, Musicalia 3, 2011, pp. 140–150.

Markéta Kratochvílová, Vynálezce hudebních nástrojů Jaroslav Machát / An Inventive Mind: Jaroslav Machát and His Experimental Musical Instruments, Musicalia 2, 2010, pp. 114–124.

Markéta Kratochvílová, Music under the Sediment of Ideology. Development of the Reception of the Work of Otakar Ostrčil, in: Věra Šímová – Jan Vičar (edd.), Acta Universitatis Palackianae Olomucensis, Musicologica Olomucensia 10, Olomouc 2009, pp. 125–132.

Markéta Kratochvílová, A Comparison of Compositional Procedures in Some Atonal Piano Cycles of Erwin Schulhoff to Those of Arnold Schoenberg’s Atonal Works, in: Paul Christiansen (ed.), Acta Universitatis Palackianae Olomucensis, Musicologica Olomucensia 7, Olomouc 2005, pp. 73–78.

Current projects:

The Musicological Bibliographic Database – bibliography of the musicological literature (Strategy AV21).

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