July09 2019 (Tue)
7:00 PM

Prague Castle Organ Concert - St. Vitus Cathedral

Markéta Schley Reindlová - Organ Recital

St. Vitus Cathedral - Prague Castle | Classical Music

70 minutes | Available

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Date: July 09, 2019 | 19:00 (Tue)
Venue: St. Vitus Cathedral - Prague Castle
Duration: 70 minutes
Status: Available
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Prague Castle area organ concert: visit the St. Vitus Cathedral for an extraordinary organ concert

While exploring Prague and Prague Castle area, visit the 9th edition of an international organ evenings festival taking place in the magnificent St. Vitus Cathedral.

Program:

  • Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
    Organ Sonata B flat major, Op. 65
    Allegro con brio
    Andante religioso
    Allegretto
    Allegro maestoso e vivace
  • Johann Christian Heinrich Rinck (1770-1846)
    Praeludium G minor, Op. 120
  • Petr Eben (1929-2007)
    from the cycle Jób:
    Osud (Destiny)
    Touha po smrti (Desire for death)
    Tajemství stvoření (The Secret of Creation)
    Naplnění života (Fulfillment of life)

  • Max Reger (1873-1916)
    Choral overtures, Op. 67:
    Nun danket alle Gott
    Seelenbräutigam
    Werde munter, mein Gemüte

  • Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
    Nun danket alle Gott, Op. 65, no. 59

Organist: 

Markéta Schley Reindlová 

She graduated at the Music Conservatory in Plzeň – piano and organ and then she started to study at the Academy of Perfoming Arts in Prague (1995). She studied there organ with professor Mr. Jan Hora and acomplished her studies with honors. She participated in many interpretative courses in the Czech Republic and abroad, led by well known and respected lecturers during her studies.

In 2005 she graduated at Hochschule für Kirchenmusik in Heidelberg (Germany) from organ and in 2008 graduated from Church music. Markéta Schley Reindlová is a lauerate of many organ competitions e.g. 1st price of the Price of the Audience at„Musica Antiqua“ in Bruggy (Belgium) in 2003, 4th price of the the Price of the Audience in Musashino-Tokio (Japan) in 2004, or 1st price of the Price of the Audience at „Orgues sans frontières“ in Dudelange (Luxembourg) in 2007.

She recorded CD in Luxembourg with a Czech romantic and contemporary music for organ in 2013 by German publishing company AMBIENTE. She leads courses for church musicians in diocese of Pilsen since 2009. Markéta performs on a regular basis not only as a soloist but also accompanies different musical ensembles in many European countries.

She became an assistant of the director of church music in St. Stephen parish in Bamberg (Germany) in 2018. This particular parish is well known for an extensive and high quality music. They manage 7 vocal choirs, trombone ensemble, further education of organists and concert management.

About festival:

The Molzer organ, containing 4,500 pipes, offers the listener a rich, romantic sound. Since the St. Vitus Cathedral is used only for liturgical and touristic purposes, this festival is a unique opportunity to hear the full capacity of this instrument.

The festival consists of 4 festival evenings - each of them starting at 7pm. 

Important:

  • We recommend to arrive 40 minutes before the concert because of the security check within the Prague Castle area!
  • The concerts have no intermission. 
  • Dress code: casual / smart casual

Visit Prague Castle area with a guided tour. 

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