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VP1 — Czech Chamber Music Society • Gerald Finley


Dvořák Hall

What's on

Franz Schubert
An Sylvia (Sylvii), D 891 (Eduard von Bauernfeld / William Shakespeare)
Liebesbotschaft (Poselství lásky), D 957, č. 1 (Ludwig Rellstab)
Wanderers Nachtlied II (Poutníkova noční píseň II), D 768 (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)
Der Winterabend (Zimní večer), D 938 (Karl Gottfried von Leitner)
Bei dir allein (Jen u tebe), D 866 (Johann Gabriel Seidl)

Hugo Wolf
Mörike-Lieder (Písně na texty Eduarda Mörikeho, výběr)
Gesang Weylas (Weylina píseň)
Fußreise (Pěší putování)
Heimweh (Stesk po domově)
Begegnung (Setkání)
Verborgenheit (Ústraní)
Der Feuerreiter (Ohnivý jezdec)
Um Mitternacht (O půlnoci)
Abschied (Rozloučení)

— Intermission —

Mark Anthony Turnage
Without Ceremony (písně na texty Thomase Hardyho)
The Voice
The Walk
I Found Her Out There
The Going
Without Ceremony
Your Last Drive
Let Me Enjoy

Shakespeare in Love

Thomas Morley
O Mistress Mine (William Shakespeare: Twelfth Night)

Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Four Shakespeare Songs, Op. 31, No 2)
Under the Greenwood (W. Shakespeare: As You Like It)
Songs of the Clown, Op. 29, No 4
Hey Robin (W. Shakespeare: Twelfth Night)

Einojuhani Rautavaara
Three Sonnets of Shakespeare, Op. 14, No 3
Shall I Compare Thee (Sonnet No 18)

Michael Tippett
Three Songs for Ariel, No 2
Full Fathom Five (W. Shakespeare: The Tempest)

Madeleine Dring
Seven Shakespeare Songs, No 5
Take, o Take Those Lips Away (W. Shakespeare: Measure for Measure)

Cole Porter
Where is the Life that Late I led? (píseň Petruchia z muzikálu Kiss me, Kate, text Cole Porter)

Performers

Gerald Finley bass-baritone

Julius Drake piano

Photo illustrating a concert - event Czech Chamber Music Society Gerald Finley

VP2 — Czech Philharmonic • Semyon Bychkov


Dvořák Hall

What's on

Miloslav Kabeláč
The Mystery of Time, passacaglia for large orchestra, Op. 31 (24')

Viktor Ullmann
Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke for recitation and orchestra (25')

— Intermission —

Johannes Brahms
Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 (45')

Performers

Thomas Quasthoff narrator

Semyon Bychkov conductor

Czech Philharmonic

Photo illustrating a concert - event Czech Philharmonic Semyon Bychkov

VP3 — Czech Philharmonic • Franz Welser-Möst


Dvořák Hall

What's on

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K 219 (31')
Allegro aperto
Adagio
Rondeau – Tempo di menuetto – Allegro

— Intermission —

Anton Bruckner
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, WAB 109 (63')
Feierlich, misterioso (Solemn, mysterious)
Scherzo. Bewegt, lebhaft; Trio. Schnell (Scherzo. Animated, lively; Trio. Fast)
Adagio. Langsam, feierlich (Adagio. Slow, solemn)

Performers

Jan Mráček violin

Franz Welser-Möst conductor

Czech Philharmonic

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VP4 — Czech Chamber Music Society • Josef Suk Piano Quartet


Dvořák Hall

What's on

Josef Suk
Piano Quartet in A minor, Op. 1 (23')
Allegro appassionato
Adagio
Allegro con fuoco

Marta Jiráčková
Piano Quartet, Op. 66 "Communicatio intima"
A five-part series for piano quartet with recitations of selected poems by Jan Skácel (23')
Preludium
Fugato
Interludium I
Interludium II
Postludium

— Intermission —

Johannes Brahms
Piano Quartet No. 3 in C minor, Op. 60 (38')
Allegro non troppo
Scherzo. Allegro
Andante
Finale. Allegro comodo

Performers

Josef Suk Piano Quartet
Radim Kresta violin
Eva Krestová viola
Aneta Šudáková cello
Václav Mácha piano

Taťjana Medvecká recitation

Photo illustrating a concert - event Czech Chamber Music Society Josef Suk Piano Quartet

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