CANCELLED: Simchat Muzika / Magdalena Mašlaňová, Pavel Ciprys and Matěj Polášek
12. 05. 2021 19:00
Maisel Synagogue, Maiselova 10, Prague 1
Due to COVID-19 restrictions in the Czech Republic, the concert has been cancelled. Thank you for your understanding.
A concert given by leading Czech musicians – members of the Czech Philharmonic and the Czech National Theatre Orchestra – featuring works by Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904) and Gideon Klein (1890–1959). Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Maisel Synagogue and at the Jewish Museum's Information and Reservation Centre (Maiselova 15, Prague 1), or through the Ticket Art network, Prague Ticket Office (online or at its shop in the Old Town Square) and the Jewish Museum's website.
Magdalena Mašlaňová / violin
Pavel Ciprys / viola
Matěj Polášek / violin
Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904)
Tercet for Two Violins and Viola in C Major, Op. 74
I. Introduzione. Allegro ma non troppo
III. Scherzo. Vivace
IV. Tema con variazioni. Poco adagio. Molto allegro
Bohuslav Martinů (1890–1959)
Serenade No. 2 for Two Violins and Viola, H. 216
Allegro con brio
Gideon Klein (1919–1945)
Duo for Violin and Viola
Tempo di marcia
Duo No. 2 for Violin and Viola, H. 331
Miniatures for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 75a
Capriccio. Poco allegro
Magdaléna Mašlaňová is currently the deputy concertmaster of the Czech Philharmonic. After graduating from the Prague Academy of Performing Arts, where she studied with Professor Ivan Štraus and Senior Assistant Leoš Čepický, she then studied with Professor Ben Sayevich at Park University in Missouri, USA. She has received awards from many prestigious competitions. As a soloist, she has performed with the Prague Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra of the Prague Conservatory, the Roxy Ensemble (now the Haas Ensemble), the Academic Chamber Soloists, and the Czech Student Philharmonic.
Violist Pavel Ciprys has been a member of the Czech Philharmonic since 2006, serving as the first deputy leader of the viola section. He is a graduate of the Janáček Academy of Performing Arts and a laureate of the Beethoven’s Hradec International Music Competition. In addition, he has received a scholarship from Český hudební fond (the Czech Music Fund) and an award from the Leoš Janáček Fund for exceptional study results. He has developed his performances skills in many chamber ensembles with a focus on Renaissance and contemporary music. He is a long-time member of the Apollon String Quartet. In addition, he gives solo concerts, makes solo recordings, and regularly performs for Czech Radio.
Matěj Polášek is currently a member of the Czech National Theatre Orchestra. From an early age he was successful in many prestigious music competitions and as a student he performed solo with the Prague Chamber Orchestra and with the Moravian Philharmonic. He graduated from the Faculty of Music at the Prague Academy of Performing Arts as the last student of the prominent Czech teacher Professor Václav Snítil. In 2009 he undertook a concert tour of Japan. In 2010 he started a two-year postgraduate programme in the United States, where he studied with the Israeli professor and concert violinist Ben Sayevich. He plays externally with leading Czech orchestras.
Entry: 230 CZK