The Dvořák Society for Czech and Slovak Music

FEBRUARY 2018
International Diary

Performances and other events outside 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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Czech Republic

5 February | 7.00pm
Prague National Theatre Opera, Jaroslav Kyzlink, Conductor
Dvořák: Rusalka
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz

13 February | 7.00pm
Prague National Theatre Opera, Jindra
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz

21 February | 7.00pm
Prague National Theatre Opera, Jaroslav Kyzlink, Conductor
Dvořák: Rusalka
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz

France

8, 9, 10, 11 February | 8.00pm (3,30pm on 11th)
Opera de Lyon, van Hove, Hamard, Lyon, Valešová
Janáček: The Diary of one who disappeared
VENUE
: Théâtre National Polulaire, Villeurbanne
>  www.tnp-villeurbanne.com

15 February | 8.00pm
Søndergård, Špaček, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Dvořák: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
and work by Beethoven
VENUE: Halle aux Grains, Toulouse
>
 https://onct.toulouse.fr/halle-aux-grains

24 February | 6.00pm
Poga, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse
Dvořák: Slavonic Dance no. 2 in E minor, Op.46, no. 8 in G minor, Op.46, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Halle aux Grains, Toulouse
>
 https://onct.toulouse.fr/halle-aux-grains

Germany

7, 8, 9 February | 8.00pm (7pm on 8th)
Munich PO, Heras-Casado
Dvořák: Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
and works by Haydn, Schubert VENUE: Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich
>  https://en.gasteig.de/

8, 9 10 February | 8.00pm (7pm on 10th)
Berliner Philharmoniker Mehta
Dvořák: Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
and works by Webern, Berg
VENUE: Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin
>  www.berliner-philharmoniker.de

15,16 February
Welser-Möst, Bavarian State Opera Children's Chorus, Bavarian Radio Symphony Choir, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
VENUE: Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich
>  https://en.gasteig.de/

17 February | 6.30pm
Pavel Haas Quartet, Jaruskova, Zwiebel, Sedmidubský, Jarusek, Nikl, Jamnik
Smetana: String Quartet no. 2 in D minor;
Martinů: String Sextet, H 224;
Dvořák: String Sextet in A Major, Op.48
VENUE: Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg
>  www.elbphilharmonie.de

24 February | 7.30pm
Bennewitz Quartet, Fišer, Ježek, PInkas, Doležal
Janáček: String Quartet no. 2, "Intimate Letters";
Slavomír Hořínka: Songs of Immigrants;
Dvořák: String Quartet no. 10 in E flat major "Slavonic", Op.51;
Janáček: String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "Kreutzer Sonata"
VENUE: Elbphilharmonie: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg
>  www.elbphilharmonie.de

Japan

3 February | 3.30pm
NHK Symphony Orchestra, Hirokami
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
and work by Mozart
VENUE:Bunkamura, Orchard Hall, Tokyo
>  www.bunkamura.co.jp

Singapore

3 February | 7.30pm
Singapore SO, Kalmar
Dvořák: Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
and work by Shostakovich
VENUE: Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore
>  www.esplanade.com

Switzerland

1, 2 February
Venzago, Danková, Vacchi, Černý, Bern Symphony Orchestra, Czech Philharmonic Choir of Brno
Janáček: Glagolitic Mass
and work by Hartmann
VENUE: Berner Münster, Bern
>  www.bernermuenster.ch

3, 4 February | 6.30pm (5pm on 4th)
Tonhalle Orchestra, Orozco-Estrada
Janáček: Taras Bulba;
Dvořák: Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70;
and work by Prokofiev
VENUE: Tonhalle Maag, Zürich
>  www.tonhalle-maag.ch