Founded 1974
 
President:
Jiří Bělohlávek
 
Patron:
Graham Melville-Mason
Vice-Presidents:
Antonín Dvořák III
Radomil Eliška
Markéta Hallová
Miloš Jurkovič
Radoslav Kvapil
Alena Němcová
Míla Smetáčková
Zuzana Růžičková

Videos

     There are a huge number of videos available for free viewing on the web site of The videos embedded in this page are all viewable on the YouTube web site  >>www.youtube.com , so for your convenience we have embedded some on this page. Copyright remains with the relevant content owner.

Ondřej Kyas animated film opera Talking Cattle (Mluvící dobytek)

Czech composer Ondřej Kyas is a founder of the dynamic young Czech company Ensemble Opera Diversa and has written a number of pieces for the group. On this video you can watch the short animated opera film Talking Cattle (Mluvící dobytek) for which he composed the music —

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Gabriela Tardonová conducts Martinů’s Le Jazz

The young Czech conductor, Gabriela Tardonová, has worked regularly with the Brno-based company a group of professional musicians and singers, Ensemble Opera Diversa. Here she conducts Martinů’s short 1928 orchestral work Le Jazz H168 from the same year as The Knife’s Tears. It is a much lighter piece than the opera, but it has entertainment value. Alternatively if the video does not work in your web browser in our page, the following link will take you to the source on  YouTube >>

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Dagmar Pecková sings Baba in Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress

The vibrant Czech mezzo-soprano Dagmar Pecková sings Baba in a performance conducted by Kazushi Ono at Opéra La Monnaie, Brussels. Miss Pecková is is represented worldwide by IAAC Kulturmanagement GmbH who have a web page dedicated to this artist  >> .

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Pavel Fisher

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