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Czech Philharmonic: Czech Christmas Mass (PP)

CR 2014
145 min. | Czech wording
Price: CZK 250

Direct transfer of an afternoon concert in the Rudolfinum.
Running time: 145 minutes (including intermission).
Admission CZK 250 - snacks included

Czech Philharmonic (Rudolfinum - Dvorak Hall)

Jakub Jan Ryba: Czech Christmas Mass
Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dances, Op. 46

Conducts Jiri Belohlavek
Elizabeth Poláčková - soprano
Veronika Hajnová - alt
Petr Nekoranec - tenor
Jan Juice - bas

Chamber Choir EN ARCHÉ
Mixed choir Czech Song
Vojtech Jouza - choirmaster

Approximate Running Time: 147 minutes

Missa pastoralis bohemica or Czech Christmas Mass by Jakub Jan Ryba became an integral part of the Czech Christmas. Simple text of the proclamation of Christ's birth and the coming of the shepherds to the crib set to music Rožmitálská cantor in 1796, in his relatively happiest life period. Composition for its simplicity and joyful and fresh atmosphere was and still is understandable and accessible to a wide audience. Concert complete the first line of famous Slavonic Dances by Antonín Dvořák.