Haštal Hapka: Once Everybody Is Here (world premiere)

29 June 2024, 9pm, Jiří Myron Theatre, Ostrava NODO Haštal Hapka: Once Everybody Is Here, one-act opera for jazz combo, string quartet, and ensemble of soloists (world premiere commissioned by the festival) Libretto: Vilma Bořkovec, Magdalena Jiřička Stojowska, Haštal Hapka Director: Vilma Bořkovec, conductor: Patrik Kako Performers: Vladislav Georgiev (Grandfather), Viera Pavlíková (Grandmother), Zbigniew Kalina … Read more

Russolo’s Bitter End (world premiere)

28 June 2024, 8:30pm, Ostrava Puppet Theatre, Ostrava NODO Russolo’s Bitter End, opera in four scenes (world premiere) Libretto: Petr Rezek in cooperation with Opening Performance Orchestra Music: work in progress Director: Petr Odo Macháček Performers: Miroslav Paulíček (Russolo, composer), Lucie Zachovalová (Georgette, Russo’s housemaid), Petr Ferenc (Giacomo, the cat), Pavla Radostová (Angel) Instrumentalists: Luciano Chessa – intonarumori … Read more

Miloš Štědroň: The Return – František Sušil in his native Rousínov (world premiere)

27 June 2024, 8pm, Husa na provázku theatre, Brno Miloš Štědroň: Návrat – František Sušil v rodném Rousínově (The Return – František Sušil in his native Rousínov) (world premiere) Libretto: Miloš Štědroň Directed by: Tomáš Studený, music director: Gabriela Tardonová Cast: Tomáš Krejčí, Aleš Janiga, Michal Robotka, Jana Vondrů, Lucie Kašpárková, Tomáš Studený, Ensemble Opera Diversa

František Chaloupka: The Sell-Out (world premiere)

27 June 2024, 6:30pm, Antonín Dvořák Theatre, Ostrava NODO František Chaloupka: The Sell-Out (world premiere commissioned by the festival) Libretto: František Chaloupka Director and stage design: Rocc, conductor: Bruno Ferrandis Cast: Felix Heuser (John the Pilot), Markéta Drabina Schaffartzik (Wife–Stewardess), Zuzana Smrčková (Greta, their daughter), Martin Javorský (De Geer / Co-Pilot / Steward Stewart), Canticum … Read more

Terezie Švarcová: Chceme my se, chceme (world premiere)

26 June 2024, 7pm, New Synagogue in Libeň, Prague Victoria Ensemble: Bohuslav and Vita, performance with music of Bohuslav Martinů and Vítězslava Kaprálová Terezie Švarcová: Chceme my se, chceme (world premiere) Viktorie Kaplanová – soprano, Roman Janál – baritone, Vojtěch Červenka – piano

Prague Quiet Music Festival: new pieces by Magdaléna Manderlová and Ian Mikyska

22 June 2024, 6:30pm, Fortna, Prague Prague Quiet Music Festival Magdaléna Manderlová: Flood Pulse (world premiere) Ian Mikyska: new piece (world premiere) asamisimasa (Morten Barrikmo – clarinet, saxophone, Tanja Orning – violoncello, Håkon Stene – percussion, Anders Førisdal – guitar), Prague Quiet Music Collective (Renata Raková – clarinet, Milan Jakeš – violin, Ian Mikyska – … Read more

18 June 2024, 7pm, Studio of Švanda Theatre, Prague S6 Twenty years of the S series — Contemporary Prague music cocktail Miloš ORSON Štědroň: TROMPAREIL for trumpet and string quintet (world premiere) Martin Hybler: TO UTEKLO TO for string quintet (world premiere) Barbora Kolářová, Jan Adam – violin, Michal Sedláček – viola, Lukáš Pospíšil – violoncello, … Read more