Bohemian Legends: Dvořák’s Violin Concerto

Thursday 10 Apr 2014, 7:30pmRoyal Festival Hall, London

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Jakub Hrůša conductor

Arabella Steinbacher violin

Janáček Overture, Jealousy

Dvořák Violin Concerto in A minor

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Suk Praga

Janáček Sinfonietta

The first concert in Jakub Hrůša's Czech series opens with two rarely-performed works: Janáček’s breathtaking overture Jealousy, and Josef Suk’s symphonic poem Praga. Dvořák’s enchanting Violin Concerto is followed by Janáček’s best known work, the Sinfonietta, a dazzlingly inventive score dedicated to ‘the free Czech men and women of today’.

This concert is part of the Bohemian Legends series


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