October23 2018 (Tue)
7:00 PM

Ave Maria, Bach - Air, Mozart - Ave Verum

Famous Prague organ from 1702

St. Francis Church | Classical Music

60 minutes | Available

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Date: October 23, 2018 | 19:00 (Tue)
Venue: St. Francis Church
Duration: 60 minutes
Status: Available
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Group discount 10+ people

Famous Ave Maria and other beautiful classical music highlights are performed by leading opera soloists and organ

The organ of St. Francis of Assisi Church is the second oldest organ in Prague, built in 1702.Many famous personalities such as W. A. Mozart, A. Dvořák or J. Seger played this unique music instrument, which has been recently repaired.

Program:

  • F. X. Brixi – Preludium C Major
  • F. M. Veracini – Sonata A moll
  • G. B. Pergolesi – Aria
  • T. Albinoni – Adagio G moll for violin and organ
  • A. Vivaldi – Domine Deus
  • J. S. Bach – Toccata D minor
  • J. S. Bach – Aria – St. Matthew Passion 
  • J. S. Bach – Air from Suite no. 3
  • W. A. Mozart – Ave verum
  • A. Dvořák – Biblical songs
  • F. Schubert – Ave Maria
  • J. F. N. Seger – Fuga in D
  • C. Franck – Panis Angelicus

Soloists:

Terezie Švarcová - soprano / Veronika Fučíková - Mráčková - mezzosoprano
Tomáš Koks - violin
Michaela Káčerková - organ

Our recommendation:

Listen to festive fanfares, played by two trumpeters in stylized costumes on the heraldic trumpets before beginning of the concert at the staircase of the church. The artists are performing in front of the church usually 1,5 - 2 hours before the concert. 

Please note:

  • No intermission
  • Children under 10 years free of charge
  • Dress code: casual 

See other organ music in Prague.

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