With Tomas Brauner, Chief Conductor
The Prague Symphony Orchestra is the official orchestra of the Czech Republic’s capital city. The orchestra is a leading Czech musical ensemble with an established and renowned international reputation. It contributes significantly to the concert scene in Prague and, at the same time, promotes Czech culture abroad. Since it was founded in 1934, many of the world ‘s most important conductors have appeared with the orchestra as guest conductors, including Vaclav Talich, Rafael Kubelik, Karel Ancerl, Sir Georg Solti, Seiji Ozawa, Walter Siisskind, Zubin Mehta, Kurt Masur, Carlos Kleiber, Sir Charles Mackerras, Charles Dutoit and Leonard Slatkin, to name a few; as well as a wide range of soloists, such as David Oistrach, Isaac Stern, Josef Suk, Arthur Rubinstein, Rudolf Firkusny, Svjatoslav Richter, Claudio Arrau, Mischa Maisky, Martha Argerich, Heinrich Schiff, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Leila Josefowicz and Sergei Nakarjakov, among others.
The Prague Symphony Orchestra will perform:
- BEETHOVEN, Egmont Overture, Op. 84
- DVOŘÁK, Piano Concerto in G minor, Op 33—Marek Kozák, piano
- DVOŘÁK, Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70, B. 141
Program is subject to change.