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Dezo Ursiny Pevnina Detstva album cover
4.41 | 38 ratings | 2 reviews | 39% 5 stars

Essential: a masterpiece of
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Studio Album, released in 1978

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Vtáci (1:02)
2. Ostrov (18:42)
3. Privretými Očami (8:23)
4. Nové Dieťa (3:18)
5. Jedného Dňa (5:43)

Total time 37:08

Line-up / Musicians

- Dezo Ursiny / vocals, composer

- Anton Jaro / bass
- Jaroslav Filip / keyboards, Fender electric piano, harpsichord
- Milan Tedla / string conductor
- Dusan Húsčava /soprano & tenor saxophones, flute
- Juraj Lehotský /trumpet
- Vladimír Malý / cor Anglais
- Cyril Zeleňák / drums, percussion

Releases information

Title translates as "Childhood's Mainland"

Artwork: Jozef Pernecký

LP Opus ‎- 91 16 0647 (1978, Czechoslovakia)

CD Opus ‎- 9356 0647 (1995, Slovakia) Remastered by Juraj Stubniak

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DEZO URSINY Pevnina Detstva ratings distribution

(38 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(39%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(37%)
Good, but non-essential (21%)
Collectors/fans only (3%)
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5 stars De?o is the most important person in slovak popular music. His opus is mixture of Varga's (Collegium Musicum) musicality with classical influence and Jazz fusion essence of Griglák's Fermáta. De?o in the early 70s claimed the only language of rock is English, but Ivan ?trpka (slovakian poet) c ... (read more)

Report this review (#469211) | Posted by kub | Saturday, June 25, 2011 | Review Permanlink

5 stars Sang entirely in Slovak, this was the first album Ursiny cut in 5 years. It has a strong jazz rock feel to it, as both the drummer and bass player on the record were members of the Slovak jazz rock band Fermáta, wihere they were featured on the first two albums. Vtáci A miniature. Dramati ... (read more)

Report this review (#131501) | Posted by Peto | Friday, August 3, 2007 | Review Permanlink

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