The Dvořák Society for Czech and Slovak Music

June 2016
International Diary

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Czech Republic

4 & 16 June 2016 | 7.00pm (11.00am on 16th)
Orchestra & Chorus of Janáček Opera Brno, Jakub Klecker or Jaroslav Kyzlink (conductor)
• Smetana: “The Bartered Bride (Prodaná nevěsta)” – comic opera in 3 acts
VENUE: Janáček Theatre, Rooseveltova 1 – 7, Brno
Tickets O 420 542 158 120
> www.ndbrno.cz

8 & 9 June 2016 | 7.30pm
Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK), Hradišťan, Stanislav Vavřínek (conductor)
• Jiří Pavlica: Midsummer Vigil (world première)
VENUE: Smetana Hall, Municipal House (Obecní dům), Prague
Ticket O 222 002 336
> www.fok.cz

15 & 16 June 2016 | 7.30pm (+ open rehearsal 10.00am on 15th)
Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK), Jac van Steen (conductor), Simona Houda-Šaturová (soprano), Pavol Remenár (baritone)
• Zemlinsky: Lyric Symphony, Op.18
• Beethoven: Symphony No.3 in E-flat major, Op.55 “Eroica”
VENUE: Smetana Hall, Municipal House (Obecní dům), Prague
Ticket O 222 002 336
> www.fok.cz

Slovakia

2 June 2016 | 7.00pm
Slovak National Theatre Orchestra & Chorus, Tomáš Hanus or Ondrej Olos (conductor), Linda Ballová (Emilia Marty)
• Janáček: The Makropulos Case (Věc Makropulos)
VENUE: Historical Building, Slovak National Theatre (Slovenské národné divadlo), Bratislava
Tickets O + 421 2 204 94 290 / 890
> www.snd.sk

Germany

2, 5, 7, 10, 14 & 18 June 2016 (première of this production on 28 May) | 7.30pm
Berlin State Orchestra, Berlin State Opera Chorus, Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Magdalena Kožená (Juliette), Rolando Villazón (Michel)
• Martinů: “Juliette (The Key to Dreams/Snář)” – lyric opera in 3 acts, H.253 (sung in French with German surtitles)
VENUE: Schiller Theatre, Bismarckstraße 110, 10625 Berlin
Tickets O +49 30 - 20 35 45 55
> www.staatsoper-berlin.de

8, 9 & 10 June 2016 | 8.00pm
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Krystian Zimerman (piano)
• Elgar: Introduction and Allegro for string quartet and string orchestra
• Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.4 in G major, Op.58
• Julian Anderson: New Work commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker Foundation
• Dvořák: Slavonic Dances, Op.46 B.83
VENUE: Philharmonie, Berlin
Tickets O (030) 254 88-999
> www.berliner-philharmoniker.de

24 June 2016 | 8.00pm
Orchestra of Komische Oper Berlin, Henrik Nánási (conductor), Mischa Maisky (cello)
• Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104 B.191
• Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op.40
VENUE: Komische Oper, Behrenstraße, Berlin
Tickets O 030.479 974 00
> www.komische-oper-berlin.de

26 June 2016 | 8.00pm
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Lisa Batiashvili (violin)
• Smetana: Vltava from Má vlast (My Country)
• Dvořák: Romance in F minor for violin & orchestra, Op.11 B.39
• Dvořák: Mazurka (Mazurek) for violin & orchestra, Op.49 B.90
• Dvořák: Symphony No.6 in D major, Op.60 B.112
VENUE: Waldbühne, Olympiapark, Glockenturmstraße 1, 14053 Berlin
Tickets O (030) 254 88-999
> www.berliner-philharmoniker.de
> www.waldbuehne-berlin.de

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