New Year’s Eve concert by the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

New Year’s Eve concert by the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Attending a concert played by the famous Prague Philharmonic Orchestra is a stylish way to bid farewell to the year.

December 31 2018 - December 31 2018
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Its name might suggest that the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra is a municipal orchestra; nevertheless, it has a worldwide reputation. It releases more than 200 recordings each year and not only in the field of classical music. Musicians from the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra collaborate with famous directors recording music for films and advertisements. Their music has been used on sound tracks accompanying the Indiana Jones trilogy, Jurassic Park and Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita. Despite its busy agenda, the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra always finds time to say goodbye to the year with a concert held in Prague, featuring a selection of the best classical music compositions. This year you can listen to:
P. I. Tschaikovsky: Nutcracker Waltz
F. von Suppé: Light Cavalry
J. Fučík: Entry of the Gladiators
B. Smetana: The Moldau
A. Dvořák: "From the New World" Symphony no. 9, Allegro con fuoco
G. Puccini: Aria from Tosca
J. Offenbach: Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffmann
Joh. Strauss: Emperor Waltz
Joh. Strauss: Under Thunder and Lightning
Joh. Strauss: Radetzky March

conductor: Friedemann Riehle

soprano: Anda-Louise Bogza
 


 

Address

Prague - Smetana Hall, Municipal House