Jana Novakova (violin) and Alba Ventura (piano) perform.
Founded in 1989 at the Prague Academy under the guidance and encouragement of Antonin Kohout and Milan Škampa of the Smetana Quartet, the Škampa Quartet has since established itself on the...
Czech pianist Emil Viklicky and British jazz guitarist and singer James Harries in an unmissable performance.
Antonin Dvorak Symphony No.9 (From the New World). No excuse is needed to hear one of the most popular pieces of music ever written.
Philharmonia Orchestra performs Dvorak and Smetana.
Czech mezzo-soprano performs Martinu and Dvorak.
Concert of the popular quartet
Fiction from the new Europe reaches the South Bank, via the striking new novels from Pavel Hak and Stefan Schwin.
Music meditating on themes of loss as Jiri Belohlavek conducts two works by his fellow-countryman Martinu: the tragic memorial to Lidice, a Czech village annihilated by the Nazis, and the...
Performance of Smetana's Ma vlast.
Performance by a popular Czech quartet.
Solo piano recital of the Winner of the International Gaudeamus Interpreters' Competition 2003 and BBC Young Composer of the Year 1992.
Concert of a London based band consisting of members from Czech Republic and Ireland.
For over thirty years, Juraj Jakubisko has plundered Slovak folklore, song and dance to conjure baroque, often absurd, fables of love and death. Although championed by Federico Fellini, Jakubisko was...
A season of Czech comedies spanning a period of more than 50 years of filmmaking.
Almost all kinds of comedy from satire to sci-fi, parody, slapstick and tragic-comedy are celebrated in this excursion into Czech film.
Party with traditional Czech and Slovak food and drink.
Human use of biodiversity continually degrades habitats and threatens ecosystems. Join us to learn how Earthwatch teams are developing appropriate habitat management plans for the biodiversity-rich...
A short season of Czech comedies spanning a period of more than 50 years of filmmaking, concentrating on classic works from the liberal 1960s when films ostensibly made for fun were often attempts at...
Original talented Czech band November 2nd with an expressive, outstanding female vocals.