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Performer: Richard Samek

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RomeMissa Glacolitica

Dvořák, Janáček
Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia; Jakub Hrůša; Kateřina Kněžíková; Richard Samek; Jozef Benci; Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

PragueDvořák - The Spectre's Bride

Dvořák: The Spectre's Bride (Svatební kosile), Op.69
Prague Symphony Orchestra; Lukáš Vasilek; Kateřina Kněžíková; Richard Samek; Svatopluk Sem; Prague Philharmonic Choir
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A Dvořák revival fit for a king in Prague

Kateřina Kněžíková © Petra Hajská
Dvořák's failed King and Charcoal Burner gets a second chance and new life at his namesake festival.
****1
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In Prague, a radiant Dvořák Stabat Mater

René Pape © Petra Hajska
The Dvořákʼs Prague Festival opens with an upbeat treatment of one of the composer's masterworks.
****1
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Orpheus in the political underworld in Prague

Josef Moravec (Orphée) and Jana Sibera (Eurydice) © Hana Smejkalová
Prague's National Theater wraps its season with a wickedly funny revival of Offenbach's audacious operetta.
****1
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Dvořák’s Requiem at the Barbican

Jiří Bělohlávek © Lloyd Smith
The BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus grow in stature through an evening which provides a good introduction to the virtues of Dvořák’s seldom-played large scale choral work.
***11
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A disappointing Don Giovanni in Prague

Svatopluk Sem (Don Giovanni) © Hana Smejkalová (2014)
Whilst the spirit of Mozart permeates the Estates Theatre in Prague, it was sadly absent in both the staging and singing of his “work of uninterrupted perfection”.  
**111
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