Karel Šimandl: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 2 (world premiere)

24 September 2021, 7:30pm, Grandhotel Ambassador, Karlovy Vary Opening concert of Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra’s 187th concert season / Dvořák’s Karlovy Vary Autumn Karel Šimandl: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 2 (world premiere) Jan Šimandl – piano, Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra, cond. Jiří Štrunc  

Miroslav Kubička: Jakub Jan Ryba (world premiere)

On October 14, J. K. Tyl Theatre in Plzeň presented with great success a world premiere of Jakub Jan Ryba, first and as yet last opera by composer Miroslav Kubička (*1951). The piece is based on Josef Bouček’s successful 80s play The Shepherds’ Night about the cruel fate of the composer and schoolmaster who is today known often only as the … Read more