The Days of Contemporary Music festival whose 31rd year planned for November 2020 had to be cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, made recordings of a part of the original programme and shared them on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_CSoaQmsosVrvNzOjA4FO2Cw0R8EFgH3 . The recorded pieces include several premieres: Jan BERAN: Als welkten in den Himmeln ferne Gärten inspired by … Read more
Concertino Praga – the Antonín Dvořák International Radio Competition for Young Musicians The Concertino Praga international radio competition for young musicians was established in 1966 at the initiative of Czech Radio and a number of personalities, such as Zuzana Růžičková, Viktor Kalabis and Helena Karásková. Due to the ongoing restrictions pertaining to solo instrument lessons and the complications … Read more
6 January 2021, 11:55am, LIVE video stream from Czech Radio Karlín onCzech Radio Vltava’s FB, 11:57am live broadcast Czech Radio Vltava Music for Sirens… micro-concerts with emergency siren test Three Sirens (world premiere) Concept / music: Jana Vöröšová Magdalena Šmídová Turchichová, Daniela Smutná, Jana Vöröšová – voice
7 December 2020, 7pm, online stream from Löw-Beer Villa, Brno (stream link will be announced on www.operadiversa.cz) Radim Bednařík: Microworlds IX (world premiere) Trio Aperto (Barbora Šteflová – oboe, Jan Charfreitag – clarinet, Pavel Horák – bassoon) Other pieces on the programme are by Miloš Štědroň, Dalibor Spilka, Evžen Zámečník and Vojtěch Dlask.
2 December 2020, 7:30pm, online stream from Town Hall of Slezská Ostrava, Ostrava https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxOW27kpjtnv8cvo-cvcfuQ?view_as=subscribe Musical Present “An Evening of Ostrava Composers” Markéta Kapustová: Fantasy for Flute No. 2 and No. 3 (world premiere) Tatiana Korimová – flute Irena Szurmanová: Dance intermezzi (world premiere) K a K duo (Zbigniew Kaleta – clarinet, Marcela Kysová – accordion) … Read more
2 December 2020, 11:55am live video stream from Fortna, St. Benedict Church, Prague on Czech Radio Vltava’s FB, 11:57am live broadcast Czech Radio Vltava Music for Sirens… micro-concerts with emergency siren test Sotto Voce Concept / music: Ondřej Štochl Barbora Šimůnková – French horn, Adam Honzírek – double bass, Jan Tuláček – guitar
20 October 2020, 7pm, live stream from the Corpus Christi Chapel of the Palacký University’s Art Centre, Olomouc MusicOlomouc Marek Keprt: V zásněží úzpytu motýli nedokvétají (akustický chVějíř – 2) – world premiere Marek Keprt – piano Pavel Zlámal: No need to follow the snowman‘s thoughts – world premiere Lichtzwang (Pavel Zlámal – clarinet, Jan Přibil … Read more