Orchestral concert in Smetana Hall with Czech violin maestro Pavel Šporcl
The famous Czech violinist Pavel Šporcl together with North Czech Philharmony Teplice and Czech Philharmonic Choir Brno will deliver a world premiere of D. Doura´s Sinfonia Argentina. Over 140 performers on stage.
- A. Dvořák - Violin concerto A minor
- D. Doura - Sinfonia Argentina (world premiere)
Pavel Šporcl - violin
Probably the most popular & top selling current Czech classical music artist with distinctive stage presence and rich classical background. Šporcl performs on blue violin built specially on his request. The sole young Czech violinist listed in the book " Violin Virtuosos: From Paganini to the 21st century" by the world-renowned music critic and historian Henry Roth. He has appeared with major Czech and world orchestras and apart from classical music, he likes to work on "off classical music" projects (gypsy songs, pop crossover).
North Czech Philharmony Teplice:
is an internationally recognized orchestra, dating back to 1838. With the orchestra have collaborated such artists as conductors Libor Pešek, Vladimír Válek, Jaroslav Soukup, Tomáš Koutník, Charles Olivieri-Munroe, violinist Maxime Vengerov, pianist Caroline Murat and many others.
The North Czech Philharmonic performs in European cultural centers, in the year 2006 the orchestra began to cooperate with the prestigious agency Columbia Artists Managemant New York Inc. The latest project was a tour to Germany with the Lord of the Rings Symphony by Howard Shore with motives of the same film.
The orchestra performs regularly on the major stages in Prague and other Czech cities, too. Nevertheless, the emphasis of the artistic activities remains in performing concerts in Teplice with the main aim to contribute to the cultural life in this city.
Czech Philharmonic Choir Brno
Petr Fiala - Choir conductor
The concert has a 15 minutes intermission.
Dress code: casual / smart casual
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