24.10.2018 - 20:00
Enjoy an opportunity to listen to a unique concert of classical music. In the church they are located one of the biggest classical organ in Prague with 3500 reed-pipes, 3 manuals and 50 ranks (organ - pistons). Organ built in baroque-romantic style in 1737.
Nicolo Paganini- Grand Variazioni
Johann Sebastian Bach- Toccata and fugue in D Minor
Antonio Vivaldi- Spring and Winter from The Four Seasons
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart- Introduction and fugue in C Major
Franz Schubert- Ave Maria
Antonín Dvořák- Romantic pieces: Cavatina, Capriccio
Antonín Dvořák- Largo from New World Symphony
Maurice Ravel- Bolero
Léon Boellmann- Toccata
Artistic leader Jakub Jansky
Great organ prof. Josef Popelka, Zuzana Němečková
Soprano Jana Koucka, Iva Hospesova
Czech String Chamber Orchestra was established in 1996. This ambitious ensemble composed of graduates of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, currently the concert masters and soloists of the famous Suk Chamber Orchestra. The music orchestra under name of Czech String Chamber Ensemble has been established under the leadership of Jakub Janský, the violin soloist, in 1996. Its members, predominantly also soloists, perform in the above mentioned music entities. Their performances have been visited by many Czech and foreign listeners from all over the world to their full satisfaction, without a single complaint.
This is also why the orchestra performs abroad. The ensemble and its soloists have been invited to numerous international performances. The orchestra has a very wide and colorful repertoire. They are demonstrating a high level of Czech interpretative art and intimate feel for the playing.
Duration: 60 minutes
Children under 10 years free of charge.
During the winter the interior of the church is heated, but it is advisable to wear warm clothing for the concerts.
Come with us on a ghost tour of Prague – a walk through Prague’s dark past, through narrow, cobbled streets and winding lanes where murderers, alchemists, monsters, ghosts, and spirits once walked.
Our tour will take you to this unique Prague’s underground location, once the Old Town’s prison and torture chamber, and our guides will lead you through the gruesome events that took place there.
Spanish Synagogue Bolero, Carmina Burana M.Ravel:Bolero, Carl Orff: Carmina Burana – O Fortuna A.L.Weber: Evita – Don´t cry for me Argentina G.Bizet: Carmen, G.Verdi: Nabucco, Gershwin, Bernstein, Piazolla and Jewish traditional songs Czech Collegium, soloist – M.Šrůmová - soprano
The performance is a selection of eight scenes from the work of Black Light Theatre Srnec since its foundation in 1961 – e.g., The Flying Bicycle, What’s next?, White Pierot in Black, or The Week of Dreams.