January04 2020 (Sat)
7:00 PM

Silesian Quartet and Guests

Czech Touches of Music Festival 21st Edition

Mirror Chapel - Klementinum | Classical Music

100 minutes | Not available

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Date: January 04, 2020 | 19:00 (Sat)
Venue: Mirror Chapel - Klementinum
Duration: 100 minutes
Status: Not available
Group discount 10+ people

Klementinum Mirror Chapel hosts the internationally renowned Silesian Quartet and its guests

The welcoming and warm setting of the Baroque Mirror Chapel in the Klementinum hosts the internationally renowned Silesian Quartet and its guests, pianist Veronika Böhmová, harpist Klára Bábel and clarinettist Martin Adámek.

The rich dramaturgy will offer compositions by several remarkable personalities. Contemporary music will be represented by the leading Slovak composer Ivan Parík and the world-renowned Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki. The past will be represented by two great names of Czech music – Bohuslav Martinů and Antonín Dvořák.


  • Ivan Parík (1936–2005): Sonata for solo clarinet
  • Krzysztof Penderecki (*1933): String Quartet No. 2
  • Bohuslav Martinů (1890–1959): Chamber Music No. 1 for clarinet, violin, viola, cello, harp and piano, H.376
  • Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904): Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81
    Allegro ma non tanto
    Dumka. Andante con moto
    Scherzo (Furiant). Molto vivace
    Finale. Allegro


Veronika Bohmová (CZ) – piano
Klára Bábel (HU) – harp
Martin Adámek (SK) – clarinet

Silesian String Quartet (PL):

Szymon Krzeszowiec – violin I
Arkadiusz Kubica – violin II
Łukasz Syrnicki – viola
Piotr Janosik – cello


  • One 20 min.intermission
  • Dress code: smart casual 

In collaboration with the Bohuslav Martinů Foundation

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