Concerts in the Czech Republic
Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra of Moscow
Prague Philharmonic Choir
About the concert
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the space flight of the first Czech astronaut, Vladimir Remek, and on the 135th anniversary of the birth of the great Russian-French-American composer Igor Stravinsky, who wrote the Rite of Spring, another important music event of the year, this concert, entitled “Vladimir Fedoseyev & the Great Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra”, will feature Stravinsky’s Symphony of Psalms for chorus and orchestra, presented by the Prague Philharmonic Choir with choirmaster Lukáš Vasilek. The legendary Piano Concerto in B-flat minor by Tchaikovsky will be performed by pianist Jan Simon. The programme of this concert, to be held on 27/12/2017 at the Smetana Hall in the Municipal House, will also include Romeo and Juliet – Three fragments from ballet, Op. 64 by Sergei Prokofiev. Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1930 as the first orchestra of the National Radio. Moscow’s oldest orchestra is considered to be one of the best in the world. Since 1974 Vladimir Fedoseyev has been the artistic director of the Orchestra.
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nám. Republiky 5, 111 21 Praha 1-Staré Město, Czechia