3:00pm, Sunday 20 November 2016
Celebrating its 23rd birthday this year, the Czech National Symphony Orchestra has gained a position among both Czech and Europe’s top symphonic ensembles. Under the direction of the legendary conductor Libor Pešek , the Orchestra will perform a programme featuring masterful pieces by Smetana, Shostakovich and Dvorak with the great cellist, Natalie Clein. The concert will end with Dvořák’s best-known symphony, among the most popular in the repertoire.
Door time: 2:00PM
**APPROXIMATE FINISHING TIME 4:52PM**
Smetana from Bohemia’s Forests & Meadows
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1
Dvorak Symphony No. 9
Libor Pešek Conductor
Natalie Clein Cello
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‘She produces an astonishing range of colours and evokes the widest variety of expressive styles’ Gramphone Magazine on Natalie Clein
"Pešek inspired the orchestra with the necessary unanimity of purpose to make the music pay off. The score’s grand sweep sounded thrilling in its excess … the final climax left the audience short of breath" San Francisco Chronicle