Leoš Janáček: Katja Kabanova (premiere)

27 November 2021, 7pm, Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin, Germany Leoš Janáček: Katja Kabanova (premiere of a new production) Directed by: Jetske Mijnssen, music director: Giedrė Šlekytė Cast: Annette Dasch (Katja), Doris Lamprecht (Kabanicha), Jens Larsen (Dikoj), Magnus Vigilius (Boris), Stephan Rügamer (Tichon), Karolina Gumos (Varvara) and others Language: Czech Following performances: 5, 8, 22 and 25 … Read more

Umeå, Sweden. Miloš Vacek: The Emperor’s New Clothes

20 November 2021, 6pm, NorrlandsOperan, Umeå, Sweden Miloš Vacek: The Emperor’s New Clothes (1962, Swedish premiere) Directed by: Natalie Ringler, music direction: Ville Matvejeff, Ruut Kiiski Cast: Peter Kajlinger, Linnea Törnquist, Susanna Levonen, Elsa Ridderstedt, Tapani Plathan and others Language: Swedish wisth Swedish subtitles Following performances: 27 and 28 Nov, 2, 28, 29 and 30 dEc 2021, … Read more

Ulm: Káťa Kabanová

30 September 2021, 7:30, Großes Haus, Theater Ulm, Ulm, Germany Leoš Janáček: Káťa Kabanová (premiere of a new production) Directed by: Angela Denoke, music direction: Levente Török Cast: Maria Rosendorfsky (Káťa), I Chiao Shih (Kabanicha), Vladislav Solodyagin (Dikoj), Markus Francke (Boris), Girard Rhoden (Tichon), Eleonora Filipponi (Varvara) and others Language: Czech Following performances: 3, 7, 16, 22 … Read more

Miroslav Srnka: move 01-04 (first performance of the whole cycle)

6 September 2021, 7:30pm, KKL Luzern – Concert Hall, Luzern, Switzerland Lucerne Festival Miroslav Srnka: move 01-04  for orchestra (first integral performance of all existing parts of the ongoing series, first performance of the revised versions of move 01-03) Bamberg Symphony, cond. Jakub Hrůša

Miroslav Srnka: Singularity (world premiere)

5 June 2021, 7pm, Cuvilliés-Theater, Munich Bayerische Staatsoper Miroslav Srnka: Singularity. A Space Opera for Young Voices (world premiere) Libretto: Tom Holloway Directed by: Nicolas Brieger, music director: Patrick Hahn Cast: Eliza Boom, Juliana Zara, Daria Proszek, Yajie Zhang, George Virban, Andres Agudelo, Andrew Hamilton, Theodore Platt & Klangforum Wien Language: English with English and … Read more

Glyndebourne: Káťa Kabanová

20 May 2021, 4:50pm, Glyndebourne, UK Glyndebourne Festival Opera Leoš Janáček: Káťa Kabanová (premiere of a new production) Directed by: Damiano Michieletto, music director: Robin Ticciati Cast: Kateřina Kněžíková (Káťa), Katarina Dalayman (Kabanicha), David Butt Philip (Boris), Nicky Spence (Tichon), Alexander Vassiliev (Dikoj), Aigul Akhmetshina (Varvara) and others London Philharmonic Orchestra, The Glyndebourne Chorus Following performances: … Read more

Petr Kotík: The Lost Guitar (world premiere)

16 May 2021, 5pm EDT, the yard outside the Willow Place Auditorium, Brooklyn Petr Kotík: Letters to Olga (1988) S.E.M. Ensemble   Petr Kotík: The Lost Guitar (world premiere) Xander Naylor – guitar

Miroslav Srnka’s opera “Jakub Flügelbunt” at the Acht Brücken festival

9 May 2021, 11:00am, online at philharmonie.tv and in the festival’s mediathek Acht Brücken Miroslav Srnka: Jakub Flügelbunt… und Magdalena Rotenband oder: Wie tief ein Vogel singen kann. Comics for three singers and ensemble (2011) – new production by Stadttheater Aachen Libretto: Miroslav Srnka on a motiv by Maria Procházková Stage director: Clara Hinterberger, music director: Christopher … Read more

Ondřej Adámek: Where are you? (world premiere)

6 March 2021, 6pm, live stream from Gesteig, Munich https://www.br-klassik.de/concert/ausstrahlung-2411214.html Ondřej Adámek: Where are you? for Mezzo-soprano and Orchestra (world premiere commissioned by musica viva and the London Symphony Orchestra) Magdalena Kožená – mezzo soprano, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, cond. Sir Simon Rattle

Lukáš Sommer: Funky Concerto (world premiere)

25 February 2021, 7pm, online from the Slovak State Philharmonic Košice, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMdadcTGXQ0 Lukáš Sommer: Funky Concerto for bassoon and chamber orchestra (world premiere) Jan Hudeček – bassoon, Slovak State Philharmonic Košice, cond. Zbyněk Müller