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Penny Gore with music from the 2014 Prague Spring Festival. Smetana: Ma Vlast. Schumann: Kreisleriana (with Roman Rabinovich: piano). Strauss: 8 Lieder (Violeta Urmana: soprano).

Penny Gore presents a series of orchestral and chamber music concerts from the 2014 Prague Spring Festival, an important annual event in the Czech musical calendar, which was founded in 1946. Today's programme includes the traditional opening night performance of Smetana's Ma Vlast, with the Czech Philharmonic orchestra under their artistic director Jiri Belohlavek, the pianist Roman Rabinovich and the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.

Smetana: Ma Vlast
Czech Philharmonic
conductor Jiri Belohlavek

Schumann: Kreisleriana
Roman Rabinovich (piano)

Strauss: 8 Lieder
Violeta Urmana (soprano)
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
conductor Jonathan Nott.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    Ma Vlast

    Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic.
  • Robert Schumann

    Kreisleriana, Op. 16

    Performer: Roman Rabinovich.
  • Richard Strauss

    7 Lieder

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jonathan Nott. Singer: Violeta Urmana.
  • Richard Strauss


    Conductor: Jonathan Nott. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Singer: Violeta Urmana.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Sonatina in G major, Op 100 (4th mvt)

    Performer: James Ehnes. Performer: Eduard Laurel.
    • James Ehnes, Eduard Laurel - Dvorak, Janacek, Smetana.
    • Analekta.
    • 10.