The Dvořák Society for Czech and Slovak Music

January 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

23, 24, 25 January | 7.30pm
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Aimard, Hrůša
Kalabis: Strážnice Festival, a suite for large orchestra, Op. 9
Dvořák: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.33
Martinů: Symphony no. 5, H 310
VENUE: Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague
>  www.rudolfinum.cz/en/concert-schedule/2019/january/

29 January | 7.00pm
Prague National Theatre Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Smetana: The Bartered Bride
VENUE: National Theatre (Národní divadlo), Prague
>  www.narodni-divadlo.cz/en

Austria

11 January | 7.00pm
Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Gilbert, Hough
Dvořák: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.33; The Golden Spinning Wheel, Symphonic poem, Op.109
VENUE: Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna
>  www.konzerthaus.at/great-hall

13 January | 11.00am
Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Gilbert, Hough
Martinů: Symphony No.4
Dvořák: Golden Spinning Wheel Op. 109; Piano Concerto Op.33
VENUE: Vienna Konzerthaus
>  https://konzerthaus.at/concert/eventid/55867

15, 16 January | 7.30pm
Vienna Symphony Orchestra. Gilbert, Capuço
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104; The Noon Witch (Polednice), Symphonic poem, Op.108
Janáček: Sinfonietta, Op.60
VENUE: Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna
>  www.musikverein.at/en

Belgium

12 January | 8.00pm
Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, Collon
Dvořák: Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
VENUE: BOZAR: Main hall, Brussels >  www.bozar.be/en

Canada

26 January | 8.00pm
Andsnes
Janáček: On an Overgrown Path (Book 1) VENUE: La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal
>  www.osm.ca/fr/les-concerts/

France

21, 23, 25, 27, 29. 31 January | 8.00pm; 4.00pm on 27th
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

29 January | 7.30pm
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris, Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris, Mälkki
Dvořák: Rusalka
VENUE: Opéra Bastille, Paris
>  www.operadeparis.fr

> Please note: There are many more performances featuring Czech music taking place during January 2019 and it is worthwhile checking some of the other listing sites mentioned on this website.

Germany

3, 6 January | 6.00pm
Bavarian State Opera, Hanus, Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper, Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Smetana: The Bartered Bride
VENUE: Nationaltheater, Munich
>  www.staatsoper.de

4 January | 7.30pm
Deutsche Oper Berlin, Gnann
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
VENUE: Deutsche Oper, Berlin
>  www.deutscheoperberlin.de/en_EN/calendar/repertoire

5 January | 7.30pm
Dusseldorf Symphony Orchestra, Lavoie, Rhine Ballet
Ballet: Fantaisies (Urauffuhrung) by Remus Şucheană featuring Martinů Symphony No.6 (Fantaisies Symphoniques)
VENUE: Dusseldorf Opera House
>  https://operamrhein.de/en_EN/opernhaus-duesseldorf

18, 19 January | 8.00pm
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne, Bychkov
Smetana: Má Vlast (My Country)
VENUE: Philharmonie, Cologne
>  www1.wdr.de/orchester-und-chor/startseite/konzerte/oc_kalender_tagesseite100~_mon-012019_tag-19012019.html

18, 19 January | 8.00pm
Bamberg Symphony, Kahánek, Hrůša| Martinů: Piano Concerto no. 4, "Incantations", H 358
VENUE: Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg
>  www.bamberger-symphoniker.de/en.html

24, 27 January | 8.00pm on 24th;11.00am on 27th
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, Bychkov
Smetana: Má vlast: Vyšehrad (The High Castle), Vltava (The Moldau), Šárka
VENUE:Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg
>  www.ndr.de

27, 28 January | 7.30pm
Staatskapelle Weimar, Brönnimann
Schulhoff: Symphony No.1
VENUE: Weimar Hall, Unesco-Platz 1
>  www.nationaltheater-weimar.de

30 January | 1.00pm
SWR Symphony Orchestra, Angelico
Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel, Symphonic poem, Op.109
VENUE: Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart >  www.liederhalle-stuttgart.de

Ireland

18 January | 7.30pm
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Martín
Dvořák: Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
VENUE: National Concert Hall, Dublin
>  www.nch.ie/Online/default.asp

Sweden

13 January | 3.00pm
Alin, Forsberg, Hultmark, Stefánsson, Lemke, Harryson
Martinů: Sextet for flute, oboe, clarinet, two bassoons and piano, H 174
VENUE: Konserthuset Stockholm: Grünewaldsalen, Stockholm
>  https://openhousestockholm.se/objekt/konserthuset-stockholm/

Switzerland

19, 20 January | 7.30pm on 19th; 5.00pm on 20th
Bern Symphony Orchestra, Venzago
Janáček: Sinfonietta, Op.60
VENUE: Kursaal Bern, Bern
>  www.kursaal-bern.ch/Events/Veranstaltungskalender

23, 25 January | 7.30pm
Tonhalle Orchester Zürich, Honeck
Dvořák: Rusalka: Fantasy suite; Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Tonhalle Maag, Zürich
>  www.tonhalle-maag.ch

24 January | 12.15pm
Tonhalle Orchester Zürich, Honeck
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Tonhalle Maag, Zürich
>  www.tonhalle-maag.ch

U.S.A

3, 4, 5 January | 8.00pm; 1.30pm on 4th
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sung
Dvořák: Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
VENUE: Symphony Hall, Boston
>  www.bso.org

3, 4, 5 January | Various; matinee on 4th
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Gražinytė-Tyla, Capuçon
Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104 VENUE: Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City
>  https://nyphil.org/

10, 11, 12 January | Various; matinee on 11th
New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Hrůša
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen - suite (Arr. C. Mackerras)
VENUE: Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City
>  https://nyphil.org/

18, 19 January | 8.00pm
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Kalmar
Dvořák: Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
VENUE: Marcus Center for the Performing Arts: Uihlein Hall, Milwaukee
>  www.marcuscenter.org/uihlein-hall-details/

22 January | 8.00pm
Andsnes
Janáček: On an Overgrown Path (Book 1)
VENUE: Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
>  www.sfsymphony.org/

24 January | 8.00pm
Andsnes
Janáček: On an Overgrown Path (Book 1)
VENUE:Carnegie Hall: Stern Auditorium, New York City
>  www.carnegiehall.org

27 January | 3.00pm
Andsnes
Janáček: On an Overgrown Path (Book 1)
VENUE: Chicago Symphony Center, Chicago
>  https://cso.org/

31 January | 8.00pm
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Mena
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen – suite; Sinfonietta, Op.60
VENUE: Symphony Hall, Boston
>  www.bso.org