October07 2017 (Sat)
7:00 PM

Exclusive Concert - Vivat Mozart

Capella Regia Praha

St. Salvator Church Clementinum | Classical Music

60 minutes | Available

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Date: October 07, 2017 | 19:00 (Sat)
Place: St. Salvator Church Clementinum
Length: 60 minutes
Status: Available
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Breathtaking Requiem by W. A. Mozart performed by Capella Regia Praha with choir, soloists (40 musicians) and organ 

 

Concert takes place in the baroque St. Salvator Church (part of former Jesuit college).


Program:

W. A. Mozart: REQUIEM in D Minor


Orchestra:

Capella Regia Praha
Robert Hugo - organ, artistic leader

 

 

The ensemble Capella Regia Praha was founded by leading Czech organist Robert Hugo in 1992 and since then has become one of the best known old music ensembles in this country. Its repertoire consists mostly of Czech and Central European music of the 17th and 18th centuries (Michna, Biber, Cernohorsky, to mention only a few), with a special focus on sacred Baroque drama (oratorios by J. D. Zelenka, G. Carissimi, A. Graghi) and their staging. 
Capella Regia Praha regularly performs at renowned festivals within Czech Republic and abroad (Prague Spring, WDR Festival Herne, La semaine sainte Caen, Brno Festival of Sacred Music, Concentus Moraviae, Krakow 2000, Old Music in Jaroslaw). 


The ensemble’s discography include the bestselling Czech Christmas Mass by Jakub Jan Ryba with Magdalena Kozena, recorded for the Archiv Produktion of Deutsche Grammophon (the recording went platinum in 2003), an extensive set of Adam Michna’s works (Grammy Classic 1993 Award), and a premiere recording of Jan Dismas Zelenka’s oratorium, Penitenti al Sepolcro del Redentore on the Panton label (1995).


Please note:

There is no intermission.
The concert is free of charge for children under 15 years.

 

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