Lukáš Sommer: Baby-opera (world premiere)

4 December 2021, 2pm, Na Půdě, South Bohemian Theatre, České Budějovice Lukáš Sommer: Baby-opera. Opera for the youngest spectators (world premiere) Directed by: Jiří Ondra, music director: Martin Peschík Cast: Kateřina Falcníková, Kateřina Špilauer Hájovská, Zuzana Benešová, Zuzana Peschíková, Vladimíra Janovská, Michaela Korychová, Jakub Hliněnský, Peter Malý, members of The Little Theatre ensemble, Opera Orchestra … Read more

Evening of Ostrava Composers

3 December 2021, 7pm, Michal Mine, Ostrava The Musical Present: Evening of Ostrava Composers (final concert) Milan Báchorek: Dialog for violin and cello (world premiere) Michal Janošík: Memory (world premiere) Markéta Kapustová: Recorder Quartet (world premiere) Irena Szurmanová: Wallsfor violin and cello (world premiere) Alžběta Falcníková – violin, Judita Šprochová – violoncello and others

Zdeněk Král: Magdalenka (world premiere)

28 November 2021, 5pm, Besední dům, Brno Autumn Concert of Kantiléna Zdeněk Král: Magdalenka, a cycle of short pieces for children’ choir based on poetry by Jiří Jelínek (world premiere) Magdalenka (Kantiléna’s children’s choir), Marek Paľa – piano, Anežka Moravčíková – double bass, Lukáš Krejčí – vibraphone and percussion, choirmaster Veronika Novosádová

Michal Nejtek: The Basement Sketches (world premiere)

25 November 2021, 7pm, Besední dům, Brno Michal Nejtek: The Basement Sketches for symphonic orchestra and piano (world premiere commissioned by Brno Philharmonic) Nikol Bóková – piano, Filharmonie Brno, cond. Dennis Russel Davies

Days of Contemporary Music: new pieces by Jaroslav Krček and Edvard Schiffauer

21 November 2021, 7:30pm, Kaiserstein palace, Prague Days of Contemporary Music Jaroslav Krček: String Quartet no. 8 Six Sketches, op. 177 (world premiere) PiKap Quartet (Martin Kaplan, Lenka Šimandlová – violin, Miljo Milev – viola, Petr Pitra – violoncello) Edvard Schiffauer: Žalobej (world premiere) Kristýna Fílová, Miloslava Vítková, Petra Nová, Šárka Mistrová – voice