Local dating no
Prague Philharmonic Choir will be lead by Lukáš Vasilek. In the course of the choir´s long history since its foundation in 1935, it has been directed by a succession of some of the most distinguished Czech choirmasters (including among others Jan Kühn, Josef Veselka and Pavel Kühn).
Customer Service of Czech Philharmonic Tel.: 420 227 059 227 E-mail: [email protected] Service office hours are on weekdays from a.m. Since 2007 its principal choirmaster has been Lukáš Vasilek.
The PPC has taken some of these choral projects abroad (including among other occasions its tours in the USA and Mexico in 2014, and in Russia in 2018).
The choir regards as an inseparable part of its activity educational endeavours targeting the young generations.
Apart from these commitments, the PPC engages in a number of its own projects.
Since 2011 it has organized its own choral concert series in Prague, with a programme focused notably on presentations of less well known choral works, either a cappella or with chamber-scale instrumental accompaniment.
2, with the Czech Philharmonic and its principal conductor, Semyon Bychkov; this will be followed up by the recording of the same symphony for Decca Classics), and further work with the Israel Philharmonic, this time under the baton of Manfred Honeck.
The PPC has to its credit an extensive discography, with many titles released by major international labels (e.g., Decca Classics, Deutsche Grammophon, Sony Classical and Supraphon).He took up his post at the helm of the PPC in 2007.Apart from preparing and conducting the choir´s a cappella concert productions, he has been building up the PPC´s repertoire set for participation in large-scale cantata, oratorio and opera projects, working with leading international conductors (Barenboim, Bělohlávek, Eschenbach, Honeck, Hrůša, Jordan, Luisi, Mehta, Noseda or Rattle, among others) and orchestras (including the Berliner Philharmoniker, Czech Philharmonic, Israel Philharmonic, St Petersburg Philharmonic, Staatskapelle Dresden or Wiener Symphoniker).The newly appointed chief conductor and music director Semyon Bychkov will conduct Mahler's Symphony No.2 in C Minor, with Christianne Karg and Elisabeth Kulman performing the vocal parts. The Prague Philharmonic Choir (PPC) is a leading European vocal ensemble, and as one of the Czech Republic´s foremost artistic institutions operates under the trusteeship of the Czech Ministry of Culture.
We'll never charge you to use any feature of our site - so you've got nothing to lose.