Daniel Skála: Mea confessio (world premiere)

19 October 2022, 7pm, Church of St Wenceslas, Ostrava Musical Present Daniel Skála: Mea confessio. Contemporary oratorio with new liturgical and ancient sacred texts (world premiere) Libretto: Daniel Skála, Tomáš Volkmer Meta extraction ensemble, Canticum Ostrava ansámbl, choirmaster Jurij Galatěnko, cond. Daniel Skála

Hanuš Bartoň: Prelude to Psalm 141 (world premiere)

12 October 2022, 7:30pm, Gallery, Academy of Performing Arts, Prague Archaion Kallos: Contemporary Piano Music Inspired by Orthodox Spirituality Hanuš Bartoň: Prelude to Psalm 141 for piano and electronics (world premiere) Radka Hanáková – piano

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

Indi Stivín: Saint Wenceslas (world premiere)

28 September 2022, 5pm, Church of St. Wenceslas, Dobruška International Music Festival of F. L. Věk Indi Stivín: Saint Wenceslas (canción for double bass and orchestra) – world premiere Indi Stivín – double bass, Collegium Stivinum

Martin Smolka: Maria je (world premiere)

27 September 2022, 7pm, Church of St. Wenceslas, Opava St. Wenceslas Music Festival Martin Smolka: Maria je (world premiere) The Goeyvaerts String Trio, Cappella Mariana (Elionor Martinez – soprano, Filip Dámec – countertenor, Vojtěch Semerád – artistic leader, tenor, Tomáš Lajtkep – tenor, Jaromír Nosek – bass)

Jaroslav Pelikán: Salve Regina (world premiere)

23 September 2022, 6pm, Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Rožmitál pod Třemšínem Jakub Jan Ryba Festival Jaroslav Pelikán: Salve Regina (world premiere) Czech Radio Children’s Choir, cond. Věra Hrdinková

Martin Smolka: Angel Steps (world premiere)

27 May 2022, 8pm, DOX+, Prague Prague Spring: Prague Offspring Martin Smolka: Angel Steps (world premiere of a work commissioned by the Prague Spring) Klangforum Wien, cond. Bas Wiegers

Pavel Zemek Novák: Adoration of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (world premiere)

20 April 2022, 8pm, St Augustine’s Church, Brno Easter Festival of Sacred Music Pavel Zemek Novák: Adoration of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (Litany) – world premiere Martin Opršál – percussion, collegium (Tereza Horáková – violin, Kristýna Švihálková, Anežka Nováková – percussion)