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Ensemble Opera Diversa 

Reduta Theatre , Mozart Hall - Vegetable Market 4
Wednesday, 25 June 2014 19:00
Admission: 150 CZK
City as the music: Novák , Emmert , Kyas
Ensemble Opera Diversa , concert master John Belohlavek
Lucie Hilscherová , mezzo
Kristina Vaculová , flute
Iveta Kundrátová , flute
Gabriela Tardonová , conductor

Orchestral concert this time will be unusual color , string orchestra expands percussion , woodwinds and other soloists . Thirty years after the death of one of the most important composers associated with Brno , Jan Novák (1921-1984) , reminding putting his two lovely songs . In the early cycle on texts from the Song of Songs Carmina Sulamitis (1947 ) as a mezzo-soprano soloist introduces Lucie Hilscherová . Equally to the May mood and love poetry also suitable spring dance sounds of Novak Choreae vernales (1977 ) at the orchestral version of the flute as a solo instrument .

The second part of the program is devoted to contemporary music . Ensemble Opera Diversa will premiere flute concerto Francis Gregor Emmert ( b. 1941) , in which a soloist introduces Kristina Vaculová , member of the Brno Philharmonic Orchestra . Author of the work , adding: " The song is inspired by the Highlands , a region with essential protection against zblouděním poetry in an emotional and life orientation. " Second premiere will be right for this evening and for ensemble piece written by Night Train , sound poem for string orchestra , flute and piano tribal composer Ensemble Opera Diversa Kyas Andrew ( b. 1979) , who also takes piano part . The source of inspiration for the song writer says: " Disillusioned with the existing attempts at a new track in the evening I was sitting in my office when outsiders came the distant sound of a passing train . I immediately remembered a poem by my favorite writer Michael Ajvaz "Night Train" ( from the collection " Murder in the Hotel Intercontinental ") and its input verse : " distant rumble of a train in the night is the most beautiful music I know. " Perhaps these words to music composer something of a confession of defeat , but to me at that moment opened up new possibilities. "

This concert in late spring with favorable , but few reported parts Jana Novak and two premieres will be held again under the baton of conductor Gabriela excellent Tardonové in Mozart Hall Reduta .