Festa Academica – November 17th anniversary concert

16. 11. 2018 - 7:00 PM

Martinů hall, HAMU, Malostranské square, Prague 1

On the eve of the International Students’ Day, we will perform at a concert organized by the Union of Czech Choirs. Along with us, the Czech Academic Choir Brno will perform.

Our dramaturgy will commemorate two important Czech composers: Zdeněk Lukáš and Antonín Tučapský. This year, it is 90 years since the birth of both of them.

VUS Programme:
Zdeněk Lukáš (1928-2007): Prayer of Ghana Christians for choir, organ and percussions
Antonín Tučapský (1928-2014): Czech vigil (selection)

Both Choirs together:
Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904): Hospodine, pomiluj ny (from St. Ludmila’s oratorio)

Performed by:
Jan Kalfus – organ
Jan Linhart – percussions

Charles Univesity Choir – conducted by Jakub Zicha
Czech Academic Choir Brno – conducted by Michal Vajda