AUGUST 2018
U.K. Diary

Performances and other events in the United Kingdom

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This section of the website provides details of concerts, operas and festivals featuring Czech and Slovak composers and performers. In compiling these lists, we rely heavily on information supplied to us by event organisers and members of the Dvorak Society.

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Please note: We aim to provide accurate details but The Dvorak Society is not responsible for any changes to programmes made by event organisers or for errors in information provided. We would advise you to check with the event organiser or venue before making arrangements to attend an event.

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Finding more information about concerts and events featuring Czech and Slovak music and performers:

Every month there are numerous concerts and events in the UK, and around the world, which feature Czech and Slovak music and performers, but sadly we cannot list them all!

There are some additional online sources of information which are well worth checking for details of forthcoming classical concerts:

>  Chamber Music Plus
>  BachTrack
>  Concert Diary
>  Classical Events
and in the US
>  Instant Encore

And individual composers are featured on these sites
>  Kapralova Society
>  Korngold Society
>  Mahler Society

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London

1 August | 7.00pm
Müller-Schott, Cello
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tausk
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
+ Smyth, Strauss R
VENUE: BBC Proms Royal Albert Hall
Tel: 020 7589 8212
>  https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ebxn5v

Eastern England

17 August | 7.30pm
Takács String Quartet
Dvořák: Quartet in E flat major Op.51
+ Mozart, Mendelssohn
VENUE: Snape Maltings, Suffolk
Tel: 01728 687110
>  https://snapemaltings.co.uk

East Midlands

23, 24 August | 7.00pm
Rose, Shaw, Tortise, Festival Chamber soloists
Czech Connection:
Dvořák: String Sextet in A Major Op 48; Gypsy Songs Op 55;
Janacek: The Diary of One who Disappeared
VENUE: Southwell Music Festival, The State Chamber (formerly Great Hall), The Archbishop’s Palace, Southwell Minster, Church Street, Southwell, Notts NG25 0HD
Email: info@southwellmusicfestival.com
>  www.southwellmusicfestival.com/

Scotland

10 August | 11.00am
Takács Quartet
Dvořák: String Quartet no. 12 in F major, "American", Op.96
+ Mozart, Dohnányi
VENUE: Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
Tel: 0131 473 2000
>  www.eif.co.uk

10 August | 7.30pm
London Symphony Orchestra, Rattle
Janáček: Sinfonietta, Op.60;
Dvořák: Slavonic Dances (selection);
+ Bernstein
VENUE: Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Tel: 0131 473 2000
>  www.eif.co.uk

11 August | 11.00am
Takács Quartet
Dvořák: String Quartet no. 10 in E flat major "Slavonic", Op.51
+ Mozart, Dohnányi
VENUE: Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
Tel: 0131 473 2000
>  www.eif.co.uk

21 August | 8.00pm
Kněžíková, Kulman, Černoch, Martiník, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Bamberger Symphoniker, Hrůša
Dvořák: Requiem, Op.89
VENUE: Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Tel: 0131 473 2000
>  www.eif.co.uk