Due to technical reasons we had to replace the original New Year's Eve concert with a new programme. Thank you for your understanding.
Štěpán Pražák 1st violin
Radek Křižanovský 2nd violin
Pavel Ciprys viola
Pavel Verner cello
Mario Mesany Flute (solo flutist of the SOČR)
Zdeněk Rys Oboe (solo oboist of the SOČR)
The Quartet Apollon ensemble celebrates its 30th anniversary in the 2022/23 season. It has a number of CDs with works by classical and contemporary composers, and is also known for its forays into crossover music.
Luigi Boccherini: Quintet No. 1 for Flute and String Quartet in G major, Op. 45
Flute solo - Mario Mesany
Luigi Boccherini: Quintet No. 5 for Oboe and String Quartet in E flat major, Op. 45
Oboe solo - Zdeněk Rys
Antonín Dvořák: String Quartet in E flat major, Op. 51 "Slavonic"
Quartet from 1879, dedicated to violinist Jean Becker. Initiated by Karel Kozánek, a lawyer, pianist, Czech patriot and a great friend of Dvořák working in Kroměříž. The work is already one of the composer's top chamber opuses.
Ticket price: 200 CZK
The organizer reserves the right to change the program and performers.
You can listen to the whole concert series live on ČRo D-dur.