The Dvořák Society for Czech and Slovak Music

FEBRUARY 2019
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

3, 9, 15 February | 11.00am on 3rd, 9th. 6.00pm on 15th
Prague National Theatre Opera
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz/

13, 14 15 February | 7.30pm
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Gerstein, Bychkov
Janáček: Concertino for piano and small orchestra
VENUE: Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague
>  www.rudolfinum.cz

14 February | 7.00pm
Prague National Theatre: Opera
Dvořák: Rusalka
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz/

20, 21 February | 7.30pm
Prague Symphony Orchestra, Inkinen
Martinů: Symphony no. 4, H.305
VENUE: Municipal House: Smetana Hall, Prague
>  www.obecnidum.cz/en/concerts

27, 28 February 7.30pm
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Kožená, O'Neill, Rattle
Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel, Symphonic poem, Op.109
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
VENUE: Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague
>  www.rudolfinum.cz

Austria

17 February | 7.30pm
Gerstein
Janáček: Piano Sonata 1. X. 1905 "From the Street"
VENUE: Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna
>  www.konzerthaus.at/great-hall

19 February | 7.30pm
Bruckner Orchester Linz, Lyniv
Janáček: Taras Bulba VENUE:Brucknerhaus, Linz
>  www.brucknerhaus.at

24 February | 7.30pm
Wiener Virtuosen, Hampson
Dvořák: Cigánské melodie (Gypsy Songs) on poems by A. Heyduk, Op.55; Serenade for Strings in E major, Op.22
Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn
VENUE: Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna
>  www.konzerthaus.at/great-hall

Belgium

2 February | 8.00pm
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Bychkov
Dvořák: Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
VENUE: Concert Hall, Bruges
>  www.concertgebouw.be

Canada

6, 7, 9 February | 8.00pm
Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Davis
Dvořák: Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
VENUE: Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto
>  www.roythomsonhall.com

9 February | 8.00pm
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, Nagano, Eberle
Dvořák: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
VENUE: La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal
>  www.osm.ca/fr/les-concerts/

France

1, 4, 7, 10 February | 7.30pm; 2.30pm on the 10th
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris, Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris, Mälkki
Dvořák: Rusalka
VENUE: Opéra Bastille, Paris
>  www.operadeparis.fr

2 February | 8.00pm
Opéra de Lyon, Pérez, Choeurs de l'Opéra de Lyon. Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon
Janáček: From the House of the Dead
VENUE: Opéra Nouvel, Lyon
>  www.opera-lyon.com/fr

7, 8 February | 8.00pm
Opéra de Rouen Haute Normandie, Lyon, Hamard, Valešová
Janáček: The Diary of one who disappeared
VENUE: Théâtre des Arts, Opéra de Rouen, Rouen
>  www.operaderouen.fr

28 February | 8.00pm
Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg, Trinks
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Salle Érasme, Strasbourg
>  www.strasbourg-events.com

Germany

1 February | 8.00pm
SWR Symphony Orchestra, Angelico
Smetana: The Bartered Bride: Dance of the Comedians
Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel, Symphonic poem, Op.109
VENUE: Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart
>  www.liederhalle-stuttgart.de

8, 9 February | 7.30pm
North West German Philharmonic
Dvořák: Slavonic Dances (selection); Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95 VENUE: Kampa-Halle, Minden
>  www.nwd-philharmonie.de

13, 14 February | 8.00pm
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden, Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, Eschenbach, Gimadieva, Kulman, Breslik, Pape
Dvořák: Stabat Mater, Op.58
VENUE: Semperoper, Dresden
>  www.semperoper.de/en/

15 February | 8.00pm
Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden, Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, Eschenbach, Gimadieva, Kulman, Breslik, Pape
Dvořák: Stabat Mater, Op.58
VENUE: Frauenkirche, Dresden
>  www.semperoper.de

24 February \ 6.00pm
Frankfurt Opera, Soltesz|
Smetana: Dalibor
VENUE: Frankfurt am Main: Frankfurt Opera
>  www.oper-frankfurt.de

Italy

21,22, 23 February | Various
Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Hrůša, Bell
Dvořák: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
VENUE: Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma: Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome
>  www.auditorium.com/programmazione.html

Netherlands

5 February | 2.00pm
Signum Quartet
Janáček: String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "Kreutzer Sonata"
VENUE: Concertgebouw: Recital Hall, Amsterdam
>  www.concertgebouw.nl

Spain

15 February | 8.00pm
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias, Martín
Dvořák: Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
VENUE: Auditorio Príncipe Felipe, Oviedo
>  www.auditorioprincipefelipe.es

15 February | 8.00pm
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias, Martín
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
VENUE: Auditorio Príncipe Felipe, Oviedo
>  www.auditorioprincipefelipe.es

U.S.A

1, 2, 5 February | 8.00pm on 2nd, 5th Feb; 1.30pm on 1st
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Mena
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen – suite; Sinfonietta, Op.60
VENUE: Symphony Hall, Boston
>  www.bso.org

3 February | 5.00pm
Calefax
Janáček: Zdenka Variations, JW 8/6
VENUE: Frick Collection, New York City
>  www.frick.org

24 February | 3.00pm
Schiff
Janáček: In the Mists
VENUE: Soka Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo
>  www.soka.edu/pac/

24 February | 3.00pm
Polenzani, Drake, Johnson Cano
Janáček: The Diary of one who disappeared
VENUE: Carnegie Hall: Zankel, New York City
>  www.carnegiehall.org

28 February | 7.30pm
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Blomstedt
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE:Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City
>  https://nyphil.org/

28 February | 8.00pm
Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra Nelsons, Opolais, Urmana, Popov, Anger
Dvořák: Stabat Mater, Op.58
Symphony Hall, Boston
>  www.bso.org