Ensemble Opera Diversa: premieres of pieces by Miloš Orson Štědroň and Slavomír Hořínka

29 May 2024, 7pm, Vestibule of the Rector’s Office, Brno University of Technology, Brno Musical Inventory Check Miloš Orson Štědroň: Shifting Sands, song cycle on Ivan Blatný’s poetry for soprano and piano (world premiere) Aneta Podracká Bendová – soprano, Tereza Plešáková – piano Slavomír Hořínka: Four for string quartet (world premiere) Diversa Quartet (Barbara Tolarová – 1. violin, Jan Bělohlávek … Read more

Jan Krejčík: Worlds of Eva Kmentová (world premiere)

18 April 2024, 7pm, Rebelbean Pole, Brno We and Paris Jan Krejčík: Worlds of Eva Kmentová (world premiere) Marie Kopecká-Verhoeven – mezzosoprano, Dominique Defontaines – videoprojection, Brno Contemporary Orchestra, cond. Pavel Šnajdr

Martin Smolka: Niedzielne rano (world premiere)

5 April 2024, 7:30pm, Church of St Augustine, Brno Easter Festival of Sacred Music Martin Smolka: Niedzielne rano (world premiere commissioned by the festival) Cappella Mariana (Barbora Kabátková – soprano, Daniela Čermáková – alto, Vojtěch Semerád, Tomáš Lajtkep – tenor, Tomáš Šelc – baritone)

Easter Festival of Sacred Music: Tenebrae

27 March 2024, 9pm, Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, Brno TENEBRAE I Lukáš Hurník – the first nine responsories (world premiere) Zdeněk Klauda – the first three Lamentations of the prophet Jeremiah and Miserere (world premiere) 28 March 2024, 9pm, Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, Brno TENEBRAE II Tomáš Krejčí – … Read more

Mario Buzzi: ¡ARBOR? (world premiere)

17 Deecember 2023, 7pm, Evangelical church, Boskovice 18 Deecember 2023, 7pm, Church of Czechoslovak Hussite Church, Brno-Tuřany New Mysterium Mario Buzzi: ¡ARBOR? (world premiere) Irena Troupová – soprano, Martin Kotulan, Kornel Mikecz – bass, František Sliž – tenor, Brno Contemporary Orchestra, cond. Pavel Šnajdr