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Guide to the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

« The players of the Czech Philharmonic displayed a supreme flexibility that, when combined with their utter musical commitment, produced an ever-present nascent energy »
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PragueDvořák, Gemrot, Martinů, Honegger

Dvořák, Gemrot, Martinů, Honegger
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Jakub Hrůša; Frank Peter Zimmermann; Kateřina Kněžíková; Jan Martiník; Prague Philharmonic Choir

PragueSpecial New Year’s Eve Dress Rehearsal

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PragueNew Year’s Concert

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PragueGlanert, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky

Glanert, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Josef Špaček jr

PraguePärt, Schubert, Lutosławski

Pärt, Schubert, Lutosławski
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Manfred Honeck; Nicola Proksch; Marie-Henriette Reinhold; Patrick Grahl; Jan Martiník
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Bychkov and the Czech Phil explore the limits of Mahler 2

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Stefan Cohen
Semyon Bychkov and the Czech Philharmonic's performance of Mahler's “Resurrection” Symphony properly revealed the tensions between intensity and stillness, resistance and fragility. 
***11
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A fresh start for the Czech Philharmonic

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Petr Kadlec
Mahler's Resurrection Symphony provides both a thrilling opener and apt metaphor for the orchestra's new era under Chief Conductor Semyon Bychkov.
****1
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At Prague Spring, a light tribute to a heavyweight

Keith Lockhart conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Prague Spring | Petra Hajská
The Czech Philharmonic goes pops for a night to honor the life and legacy of Leonard Bernstein.
***11
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National pride without sentimentality

Tomáš Netopil © Marco Borggreve
Tomáš Netopil directs ideal, ‘non-dairy’ performances of Mozart and Dvořák.
****1
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Truls Mørk and the Czech Philharmonic in Zurich

Truls Mørk © Johs Boe
On its current concert tour in Switzerland, the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra treated audiences to a programme of works by two of its homeland's most illustrious composers.
***11
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