Days of Contemporary Music: new pieces by Romana Schuldová, Karel Pexidr, Jiří Teml, and Jiří Bezděk

10 October 2022, 7pm, Kaiserstein palace, Prague Days of Contemporary Music Romana Schuldová: Sacred Chants on Biblical Texts (world premiere) Ludmila Aschenbrennerová – soprano, Vít Aschenbrenner – harpsichord Karel Pexidr: Rhapsody for Bassoon and Piano (world premiere) Miloš Wichterle – bassoon, Martin Levický – piano Jiří Teml: Trio for Three (world premiere) Tre Violini (Miroslav Vilímec, … Read more

Musical Present: new pieces by Pavel Nesit and Daniel Poledňák

6 October 2022, 6pm, Ostrava City Library / branch J. Trnky Mariánské hory, Ostrava Musical Present: Concert of Ostrava Composers I Pavel Nesit: Summer, song for baritone, violin, and accordion on lyrics by Vojtěch Martínek (world premiere) Daniel Poledňák: Fantasy for bassoon and piano(world premiere) Daniel Poledňák: A Poet, song for baritone, violin, and accordion (world … Read more

Ensemble Opera Diversa: new pieces by Ondřej Šárek, Miloš Štědroň, and Filip Holacký

22 June 2022, 19:00, atrium of the Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno Dances in the Gardens Ondřej Šárek: Czech Suite for strings (world premiere) Miloš Štědroň: Seconda prattica IV for strings (world premiere) Filip Holacký: Scottish Serenade for bassoon and strings (world premiere) Pavel Horák – bassoon, Ensemble Opera Diversa, ensemble director Jan Bělohlávek, cond. Patrik … Read more

PKF – Prague Philharmonia plays pieces by composition students

20 May 2022, 7:30pm, Martinů Hall, Prague Concert of works by the students of the composition department of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague Haštal Hapka: Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra Jan Dobiáš: Concerto in a Choral Overture Style Darja Kukal Moiseeva: Concerto for Trumpet and Violin Michael Andrew Burt: “Subversion” on Archimedes Constant Jan … Read more

New pieces by Petr Wajsar and Miloš Orson Štědroň

22 June 2021, 7:30pm, Experimental space NoD, Prague Contemporary music series S: Musical Delicacies from PKF, or Concert as a Reward Petr Wajsar: Fagofonik for two bassoons (world premiere) Miloš Orson Štědroň: Somewhere, music for animated film for piano, cello and guitar (premiere of the concert suite) PKF — Prague Philharmonia chamber soloists and guests

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

Days of Contemporary Music 2020 on Youtube

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

Radim Bednařík: Microworlds IX (world premiere)

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.

An Evening of Ostrava Composers

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