Ottokar Nováček

Ottokar Nováček (Czech: Otakar Evžen Nováček, German: Ottokar Eugen Nováček, Hungarian: Nováček Ottokár Jenő, Serbian: Otokar Novaček / Отокар Новачек; May 13, 1866, Fehértemplom, Fehértemplom Dist., Temes, Royal Hungary, Imp.-R. Austria – February 3, 1900, New York City) was an Austro-Hungarian violinist and composer of Czech descent and is perhaps best known for his work Perpetuum Mobile (Perpetual Motion), written in 1895.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 13th, 1866 (Bela Crkva), Died February 3rd, 1900 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W145634 10-in. 2/14/1928 Perpetuum mobile Naoum Blinder ; Valentin Pavlovsky Violin solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nováček, Ottokar," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109496.

Nováček, Ottokar. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109496.

"Nováček, Ottokar." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109496

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