Opening concert of the FEBS 2018 Congress

7. 7. 2018 - 5:00 PM

Congress Centre Prague, 5. května 1640/65, Prague 4 – Nusle


Congress FEBS (The Federation of European Biochemical Societies), one of the biggest European biochemistry conferences, is a platform for an international exchange of scientific and research advances in biochemistry, molecular biology and other related areas. There will be presentations and talks by supreme scientists including three Nobel Prize winners, symposia informing about the newest discoveries, poster presentations, workshops and many other activities.

The conference is organised by Charles University and VUS UK’s concert will be a part of the opening ceremony at the invitation of the University rector Tomáš Zima.


Antonín Dvořák: Moravské dvojzpěvy (a selection)
U hradišťskej brány (Moravian folk song)
Giuseppe Verdi: Va, pensiero (a choir from the Nabucco opera)
Bedřich Smetana: Proč bychom se netěšili (a choir from The Bartered Bride opera)

Performed by:

piano – Jana Raiterová
Charles Universtity Choir (VUS UK)

Conducted by Jakub Zicha