B2 - J. Bárta, P. Sedlář, Prague Chamber Orchestra
The leading cellist of his generation, Jiří Bárta, will perform with the Prague Chamber Orchestra in Dvořák's Rudolfinum Hall. Compositions by F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdi, G. Fauré, A. Piazzolla, E. H. Grieg and J. Haydn will be heard.
Rudolfinum - Dvořák Hall
145 - 690 CZK
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy String Symphony No.10 in A minor
Gabriel Fauré Elegie
Astor Piazzolla The big tango
Edvard Hagerup Grieg From Holberg times, suite
Joseph Haydn Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in C major
Jiří Bárta violoncello
Patrik Sedlář deputy concert master
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Jiří Bárta, a leading cellist of his generation, studied in Prague, Cologne and Los Angeles. In 1991 he received the Europäische Förderpreis für Musik in Dresden and the Rostropovich-Hammer Prize in Los Angeles. He collaborates with leading Czech and international orchestras such as the Czech Philharmonic, Slovak Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra London, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Berliner Symphoniker and conductors such as Jiří Bělohlávek, Charles Dutoit, Libor Pešek, Gennadij Rožděstvenskij, Maxim Šostakovič. In 2008 he co-founded the International Chamber Music Festival in Kutná Hora. He worked as a curator of the Dvořák Prague Festival. Since 2012 he has been playing the newly built cello of the German master Dietmar Rexhausen, and since 2013 he has been a member of the Eben Trio. He has a rich discography on his account.
He studied violin at the P. J. Vejvanovský Conservatory in the years 2009-2015 with prof. Jaroslav Krátký. He regularly participates in violin competitions - in 2011 at the Josef Muzyka International Competition in Nová Paka he received an honorable mention and a year later the 3rd prize. In 2018, he received an honorable mention at the Bohuslav Martinů competition in Prague. Since 2011 he has been a regular participant in master classes prof. Bohuslav Matoušek, with whom he studied at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague. In 2013 and 2015, he became a scholarship holder of the Czech Music Fund Foundation for the Support of Czech Modern Music. In September 2015, he performed solo at the Kroměříž Music Summer festival accompanied by the Moravian Philharmonic Olomouc. In 2018-2019 he completed a year of study at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna with the concertmaster Wiener Symphoniker Jan Pospíchal. He is a member of the Errai piano trio, which regularly performs in the Czech Republic, Germany and Turkey. In 2018, this trio won 2nd place at the Bohuslav Martinů competition in Prague, and in 2019 they performed solo with the North Bohemian Philharmonic in Teplice.