Sector A 890 CZK • Sector B 690 CZK • Sector C 490 CZK • Wheelchairs 90 CZK
Off-site concert in Svitavy
Thursday 19 June 2008, 19:30, Svitavy, Grand Hall, Fabrika Cultural Centre
Miloslav Kabeláč:Symphony No.4 in A , Op.36 " Camerata"
Richard Wagner:Five Songs on poems by Mathilde Wesendonk
John Williams: Composition from Schindler's List
Gustav Mahler:Five Songs on poems by Friedrich Rückeret
Saturday 21 June 2008, 11:00, Litomyšl, Chapter Church of the Raising of the Holy Cross
Charles-Maria Widor:Toccana from Symphony for OrganNo.5 in F minor,Op.42Léon Boëlmann:Gothic suite,Op.25Antonín Dvořák:Symphony no.9 in E minor,Op.92" New World Symphony"
(Czech premiere of the symphony transcription).
Saturday 21 June 2008, 16:00, Litomyšl, Smetana's House
Josef Suk:Elegy for piano,violin andcello, Op.23Bedřich Smetana:Trio in G minor for piano,violin and cello,Op.15 Pjotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:Trio in A minor for piano,violin and cello ,Op.50"In memory of a Great Artist"
The Smetana Trio: Jana Nováková - violin, Jitka Čechová - piano, Jan Páleníček - cello.
Sector A 150 CZK • Sector B 120 CZK • Sector C 100 CZK
Bedřich Smetana: Bartered Bride
Saturday 21 June 2008, 21:00, Litomyšl, 2nd Castle Courtyard
public rehearsal Thursday 19 June 2008 21:00
A comic opera in three acts to the libretto of Karel Sabina.Stage premiere - coproduction between the National Theatre in Prague and Smetana's Litomyšl.
Performed in Czech, English and German subtitles
Opera of the National Theatre in Prague.Director Magdalena Švecová, conductor Ondrej Lenárd.
Sunday 22 June 2008, 10:15, Litomyšl, Piarist Church of the Finding of the Holy Cross
Traditional thanksgiving service
Main celebrant: Prof. Tomáš Halík
Music accompaniment: Johann Sebastian Bach - selection of church cantatas
Kühn's Mixed Choir, Choirmaster: Marek Vorlíček
Soloists of the Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice Conductor: Jaroslav Brych
Edvard Hagerup Grieg: Peer Gynt
Sunday 22 June 2008, 18:00 hodin, Litomyšl, 2nd Castle Courtyard
Concert version of the incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's drama. Performed in Czech, no subtitles
Sector A 690 CZK • Sector B 390 CZK • Sector C 290 CZK • Wheelchairs 70 CZK - tickets
Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Tuesday 01 July 2008, 18:00 hodin, Litomyšl, 2nd Castle Courtyard
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Cosi fan tutte (Overture), Robert Beaser: Evening Prayer - Composition commisioned by BYSO, Leonard Bernstein/Frank Bennett: West Side - Variants, Antonín Dvořák: Symphony no. in G major, Op.88 "English".
Sector A 390 CZK • Sector B 290 CZK • Sector C 190 CZK • Wheelchairs 40 CZK - tickets
Vivat Carolus Quartus
Wednesday 02 July 2008, 17:30, Litomyšl, Castle, Small Theatre
Concert homage to the Father of our Nation, Charles IV.
Music composed and performed on guitar by Štěpán Rak, from the Morality of Charles IV narrated by Alfréd Strejček. Performed in Czech.
Sector A 290 CZK • Sector B 190 CZK • Sector C 50 CZK (seats with limited visibility) - tickets
Sylvie Bodorová: Mojžíš (Moses)
Thursday 03 July 2008, 21:00, Litomyšl, 2nd Castle Courtyard
Oratorio to the libretto by the composer according to the Old Testament
for soloists, narrators, children's and mixed choir and grand orchestra.
World Premiere - composition commissioned for the 50th anniversary of Smetana‘s Litomyšl International Opera Festival.