Concerts 2019-2020

SEPTEMBER

5 September, Church of St. Peter and Paul, 6 p.m.

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

Suites for solo Violoncello 1 – 6 BWV 1007 – 1012

Jiří Bárta – Violoncello

6 September, Mill Colonnade, 8.30 p.m.

COLONNADE CONCERT UNDER THE BATON OF JAKUB SEDLÁČEK

JOSEPH HAYDN: Symphony No. 45 “Farewell”

Jakub Sedláček, Concert master of the Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra – Artistic direction

61ST ANNUAL DVOŘÁK’S KARLOVY VARY AUTUMN FESTIVAL

13 September, Grandhotel Pupp, 7.30 p.m.

OPENING CONCERT OF THE 185TH CONCERT SEASON

OPENING CONCERT OF DVOŘÁK’S KARLOVY VARY AUTUMN

SERGEI PROKOFIEV: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in G minor Op. 63

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8 in G major Op. 88 “English”

Roman Patočka – Violin

Jan Kučera – Conductor

15 September, Grandhotel Ambassador, 7.30 p.m.

PIANO RECITAL – SUZANA BARTAL

FERENC LISZT: Years of Pilgrimage, Second Year: Italy S. 161 (selection)

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Humoresque No. 1 in E-flat minor Op. 101

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Waltz No. 5 in G minor Op. 54

FERENC LISZT: Years of Pilgrimage, First Year: Switzerland S. 160 - Vallée d‘Obermann

FERENC LISZT: Years of Pilgrimage, Third Year S 163 (selection)

19 September, Grandhotel Ambassador, 7.30 p.m.

WISSMER / CANTELOUBE / STRAUSS / DVOŘÁK

PIERRE WISSMER: Divertimento

JOSEPH CANTELOUBE: Chants d´Auvergne

RICHARD STRAUSS: Duet-concertino for Clarinet, Bassoon, Harp and Orchestra

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 6 in D major Op. 60

Tereza Mátlová – Soprano

Lukáš Böhm – Clarinet

Marek Rothbauer – Bassoon

Martin Lebel – Conductor

22 September, Thermal – Small Hall, 6 p.m.

CHAMBER CONCERT

JAN KUČERA: Birth

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: From the Bohemian Forest

JAN KUČERA: Sundial, Pljeskavica

MATEUSZ SMOCZYNSKI: Manhattan Island

VLADIMIR COSMA: Le grand blond avec une chaussure noire

JAN KUČERA: In the garden | Ballad EQ 15

ASTOR PIAZZOLLA: Libertango

Epoque Quartet:

David Pokorný – Violin

Vladimír Klánský – Violin

Vladimír Kroupa – Viola

Vítek Petrášek – Violoncello

Jan Kučera –Piano and accompanying word

26 September, Grandhotel Ambassador, 7.30 p.m.

ST. WENCESLAS”

Screening of the film by Jan Stanislav Kolár from the year 1929 (with Zdeněk Štěpánek in the main role) with the live music of Jaroslav Křička and Oskar Nedbal

Jan Kučera – Conductor

OCTOBER

3 October, Spa III, 7.30 pm

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Scherzo Capriccioso, Op. 66

BOHUSLAV MARTINŮ: Symphony No. 5 H. 310

JOSEF SUK: Praga, Op. 26

Douglas Bostock – Conductor

6 October, Church of St Anne in Sedlec, 6.00 pm

BENEFIT CONCERT

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Slavonic Dance No. 4

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 9 in E minor “From the New World”

Jiří Štrunc – Conductor

16 October, Grandhotel Ambassador, 7.30 pm

TOMÁŠ KAČO & THE KARLOVY VARY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

JAZZFEST CONCERT

Tomáš Kačo – Piano

Jan Kučera – Conductor

24 October, Grandhotel Pupp, 7.30 pm

CONCERT COMMEMORATING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE REPUBLIC

BEDŘICH SMETANA: My Homeland

Martin Lebel – Conductor

31 October, Grandhotel Ambassador, 7.30 pm

CONCERT COMMEMORATING THE 150TH BIRTHDAY OF MAHATMA GANDHI

(2 October 1869)

EDWARD ELGAR: The Crown of India Suite, Op. 66

JONATHAN MAYER: Sitar Concerto No. 1

JONATHAN MAYER: Pranam

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 “Eroica”

Jonathan Mayer – Sitar

Tomáš Reindl – Tabla

Debashish Chaudhuri – Conductor