Christmas Melodies for Strings Ensemble and Great Organ

Mon, Dec 02 2019, 16:30
St. Giles Church
No assigned seating
Total price 580 CZK
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Enjoy the Christmas atmosphere while listening to traditional Christmas melodies...

The St. Giles Church has a unique baroque-romantic organ from the 18th century. The organ has 3,500 pipes, and is known for its extraordinary sound. It is one of the favorite concert instruments of leading Czech as well as foreign musicians. The interior of the church was used by Milos Forman in his film, Amadeus.

Performed by
Czech String Chamber Ensemble
Artistic leader: Jakub Jansky 
Organ: Frantisek Popelka / Zuzana Nemeckova / Ales Barta
Soprano: Iva Hospesova / Karolina Janu / Gabriela Vermelho

The Czech String Chamber Ensemble was established in 1996. Its members’ concertmasters perform a sampling from the Czech music scene. In addition to the Czech Republic, the orchestra also performs abroad.

Program
W. A. Mozart: A Little Night Music
J. S. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
A. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Winter
W. A. Mozart: Introduction and Fugue in C
F. Schubert: Ave Maria
A. Dvorak: Romantic Pieces
M. Ravel: Bolero
A. Dvorak: Largo from New World Symphony
Czech and Christmas carols
Elizabethan Serenade
L. Böellmann: Toccata

Prices
Adults: 580 CZK
Students / Seniors: 500 CZK
Children under 10 are admitted free of charge.

Note
Duration: 60 minutes

During the winter, the interior of the church is heated, but it is recommended that you dress in warm clothing when attending the concerts.