V+W+J - three letters that changed the history of Czech music

23-03-2008

In this month's Music Profile, we go back in time to the 1930s and the Liberated Theatre, where political satire and dadaist cabaret collided head on to a soundtrack of the latest scorching hot American jazz and blues. The music: near-blind piano virtuoso & composer Jaroslav Ježek. The words: avant garde merry pranksters Jan Werich and Jiří Voskovec. Tune in to Music Profile to find out more.

Jaroslav Ježek, Jan Werich, Jiří VoskovecJaroslav Ježek, Jan Werich, Jiří Voskovec