July30 2024 (Tue)
7:00 PM

Prague Castle International organ festival - in St. Vitus Cathedral

L. Janáček, M. Reger, C. Franck

Prague Castle - St. Vitus Cathedral | Classical Music

70 minutes | Available

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Date: July 30, 2024 | 19:00 (Tue)
Venue: Prague Castle - St. Vitus Cathedral
Duration: 70 minutes
Status: Available
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Listen to one of the most beautiful combinations of musical instruments in St. Vitus Cathedral, Prague Castle

In addition to stunning Baroque compositions for trumpet, organ music by Janáček, Reger and Franck will also fill the St. Vitus Cathedral. A Czech organist based in Erlangen, Germany, and a Slovak trumpeter playing in the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra will create a festive end to this year's festival. 

Program:

  • Leoš Janáček (1854-1928)
    Overture
  • Benedetto Marcello (1686-1739)
    Concerto in D minor for oboe and orchestra (Allegro-Adagio-Allegro)
  • Leoš Janáček (1854-1928)
    Varyto
  • Max Reger (1873-1916)
    Canzonetta A minor from the op. 47/3
  • César Franck (1822-1890)
    Chorale No. 1 in E major
  • Vojtěch Esterle (nar. 1987)
    Chorale overture "God's Holy Blessing"
  • Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)
    Sonata in D major (Moderato e grazioso-Largo-Vivace)

Performing: 

Jan Doležel – organ
Stanislav Masaryk – trumpet

About the festival:

International organ festival in St Vitus Cathedral on Prague Castle offers every summer a unique opportunity to hear romantic Mölzer organ, containing 4,500 pipes. Enjoy the rich, romantic sound of the cathedral organ, played by foremost musicians.

Important:

  • No intermission
  • Dress code: casual / smart casual

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