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Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 3 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. We take pleasure in introducing to you another guest of Ivo Kahánek´s Advent benefit concert – Jan Fišer (http://www.janfiser.cz/), a concertmaster of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, who figures among the leading young Czech violinists. He is a laureate of the “Davidoff Prix”, awarded to the most talented ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 4 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. The Dvořák Trio (http://dvorakovotrio.cz/) brings together three young performing artists – Ivo Kahánek, Jan Fišer and Tomáš Jamník. They will perform together in Prague’s Bethlehem Chapel on Friday, December 4, 2015. Every day you stand a chance of winning two tickets for the concert if you correctly ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 5 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. The wide scope of artistic activities of Irvin Venyš (http://www.irvinvenys.cz/), another guest of Ivo Kahánek in his benefit concert to be held on December 4, is truly remarkable. It ranges from the classical clarinet repertoire, via challenging 20th and 21st century compositions (Osvald Golijov, Betty Oliverová, Isang ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 6 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. Kateřina Kněžíková (http://www.katerinaknezikova.com/), a Czech opera soprano, is another excellent guest of Ivo Kaháhnek at his benefit concert you can look forward to! Every day you stand a chance of winning two tickets for the concert if you correctly answer our quiz question and if you happen ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 7 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. David Mareček, the General Manager of the Czech Philharmonic (http://www.ceskafilharmonie.cz), will partner Ivo Kahánek at the concert and is also expected to share with him one piano… “Art is curative and we do believe it won’t harm you even in larger doses.“ David Mareček “Music is one ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 8 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. Martina Kociánová, an MC, mezzo-soprano and historian, will moderate the benefit concert (www.martinakocianova.cz). She studied history and musicology at the Silesian University in Opava. Every day you stand a chance of winning two tickets for the concert if you correctly answer our quiz question and if you ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 9 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. The concert is given by Ivo Kahánek (http://ivokahanek.cz/) for the Harmonie Foundation. A patron of the Harmonie Foundation, Ivo Kahánek is regarded as the best Czech pianist today. 2015 has been a very busy and successful year for Ivo Kahánek: he became a patron of the Harmonie ... Read More »

Advent Benefit Concert Quiz

There are 10 days left before the concert IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS. This is a benefit concert, given for the Harmonie Foundation by the foundation’s patron Ivo Kahánek (another patron of the Harmonie Foundation is the Czech actress Simona Stašová). The concert will be held in the Ceremonial Hall of Prague’s Bethlehem Chapel, starting at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, ... Read More »

Advent benefice concert

IVO KAHÁNEK AND HIS GUESTS You are cordially invited to attend the Advent benefice concert of the Harmonie Foundation to be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, December 4, 2015 in Prague’s Bethlehem Chapel Compositions by F. Chopin, C. Debussy, F. Schubert and A. Dvořák will be performed at the concert Guest artists: Kateřina Kněžíková (soprano), David Mareček (piano), Dvořák ... Read More »

Czech TV Report Featuring Our Orchestra

On October 23 you could have watched a report on our project on Czech TV’s D channel. If you missed the program you can view it here: http://decko.ceskatelevize.cz/zpravicky. Moreover, the October issue of the magazine Vase5 also published an article on the Harmonie Foundation’s project. The link is http://www.vase5.cz/soubory/Vase5_rijen_2015.pdf   Read More »