December31 2023 (Sun)
11:00 AM

Special New Year's Eve final rehearsal in Rudolfinum: B. Smetana, L. Janáček

Czech Philharmonic

Rudolfinum - Dvořák Hall | Classical Music

120 minutes | Not available

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Date: December 31, 2023 | 11:00 (Sun)
Venue: Rudolfinum - Dvořák Hall
Duration: 120 minutes
Status: Not available
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Rudolfinum is a must-see in Prague. Visit a morning final rehearsal of the Czech Philharmonic in splendid Dvořák Hall!

For New Year’s Eve, the repertoire will reflect the start of the Year of Czech Music. For the occasion, conductor Jakub Hrůša has made a varied selection of Czech compositions with a solo opportunity for the violinist Jiří Vodička, and at the conclusion, the pianist Olga Kern will commemorate the 100th birthday of Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.


  • Bedřich Smetana
    The Bartered Bride, overture to the opera
  • Zdeněk Fibich
    Concert Polonaise for violin and orchestra
  • Leoš Janáček
    Lachian Dances (Selections)
  • Antonín Dvořák
    Mazurek for violin and orchestra, Op. 49
  • Oskar Nedbal
    Valse triste from the ballet pantomime
    The Tale of Simple Johnny
  • Josef Suk
    Towards a New Life, festive march, Op. 35c
  • Antonín Dvořák
    Suite in A major, Op. 98b
    “American Suite”
    movements I and V
  • George Gershwin
    Rhapsody in Blue

* Since this is a rehearsal, be aware the program may change. You might not hear all the compositions or you might hear some of them more than once!


Olga Kern - piano
Jiří Vodička - violin

Jakub Hrůša - conductor
Czech Philharmonic


  • Dress code: elegant
  • Please note that the price of the ticket includes service fee of 10%

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