Slightly worn; two small photographer's stamps in red ink to verso not affecting text.
Jirák, a Czech composer, was actively involved in the International Society for Contemporary Music in the 1920s and 30s. "Although [a] late Romantic disposition dominated his music’s character, his thorough knowledge of prevailing trends in new music enabled him to modify his technique which – though not precisely ground-breaking or pioneering, rationally constructivist or highlighting a single approach – remained neither eclectic nor conservative." Milan Kuna in Grove Music Online.
De Greiff (1903-1995) was highly instrumental in the promotion of contemporary music in South America.
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