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Listening Guide: Leoš Janáček's Sinfonietta with Jakub Hrůša
The composer Leoš Janáček was an important promoter of cultural activity in the city where he spent most of his life: Brno, Moravia, Czech Republic. Czech conductor Jakub Hrůša, a Brno native, introduces us to Janáček and his city by using Janáček's spectacular Sinfonietta as a musical guide. Join us on this personal journey to discover the legacy of Leoš Janáček.
Part of the Bohemian Legends series in April & May 2014, conducted by Jakub Hrůša: http://www.philharmonia.co.uk/bohemian