International Festival Dvorak´s Prague

September 2017
The world renowned Dvorak Prague International Music Festival in Prague promotes the good name of Czech culture via the legacy of the works of Antonin Dvorak, his contemporaries, and his pupils. The festival hosts top Czech & foreign orchestras and soloists performing in the most beautiful concert venues in Prague.

About The Dvorak Prague Festival of classical music in Prague

From the very start the main aim of the Dvorak Prague International Music Festival has been to promote the good name of Czech culture via the legacy of the works of Antonin Dvorak, his contemporaries, and his pupils. And because the key measure of the festival's success is quality, only top class soloists, conductors and the most internationally-acclaimed orchestras plus chamber ensembles come together on the Dvorak Prague concert stages, presenting music by Dvorak and other composers of the world to an international audience. The Dvorak Prague Festival is truly a prestige international classic music festival and you can look forward to experience evenings full of the best music in Prague taking place in the popular Prague concert venues. 

The Dvorak Prague Festival in Prague in numbers

Despite its young age, Dvorak Prague International Music Festival has earned reputation being one of the two most popular classical music festivals in the Czech Republic. During 2008-2016, the event has hosted no fewer than 170 concerts, attracting over 125,000 listeners. Marek Vrabec became the festival's artistic director in 2013 and undder his leadership, its programming has seen major changes starting in 2014. The offerings have been arranged into regular concert series and enhanced to include early compositions by Dvorak. Alongside his most famous works the programmes include many from the first decade of his compositional work. Listeners thus have an opportunity to understand better how he developed, sought new paths, and perfected his technique.

The Dvorak Prague Festival history of musicians

The long list of musicians who have brought masterful performances to Prague’s audience includes Dmitri Hvorostovsky (vocal), Joseph Calleja (vocal), Marina Rebeca (vocal), Maria Joao Pires (piano), Piotr Anderzsewski (piano), Jean Yves Thibaudet (piano), Andris Nelsons (conductor), Paavo Järvi (conductor), Daniel Harding (conductor),Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), Zubin Mehta (conductor), Fabio Luisi (conductor), Philharmonia Orchestra London, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio FranceTokyo String Quartet, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Czech Philharmonic, Izrael Philharmonic and many more. 

Czech Philharmonic in Rudolfinum

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August 2017

Chamber concerts of the world renowned Czech Philharmonic take place in Rudolfinum, in the Suk Hall. Members of the Czech Philharmonic will perform for you the baroque music as well as cimbalom, folk and the best of classic tunes.

Night Organ Concert by Candlelights

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August 2017

A very special organ concerts starting at 10pm. You´ll get the chance to fully enjoy the late evening concert listening to the best of classic being surrounded by candles at the St.Salvator Church right by the Charles Bridge.

Organ Festival at St. James Basilica

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August and September 2017

Visit the 22nd edition which welcomes all organ lovers and newbees. St. James Basilica´s Organ from 1705 is the largest organ in Prague and second largest in the Czech Republic. Surely, the best organ concerts in Prague take place here!

International festival Dvorak´s Prague

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September 2017

From the very beginning the main goal of the Dvorak Prague International Music Festival is to promote the good name of Czech culture via the legacy of the works of Antonin Dvorak, his contemporaries, and his pupils.

Summer walks in Prague

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Summer is the perfect time for walking through Prague. See our list of sightseeing tours.

Listen and Dine

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Pairing delicious Czech meal and classical or jazz music.

Sightseeing Tours

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Discover and enjoy Prague with excellent guides!

Gift Certificates

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Offer to precious people in your life the Via Musica Gift Certificate!

Group Discounts

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Are you a group of 10 + people? We offer The Group Discounts!

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