Czech mates

On February, 2nd at 8 pm, CIM faculty members, Linda Jones, Virginia Weckstrom, Paul Kantor and Peter Salaff will be performing a recital of works by Dvořák, Janáček, Suk, Martinů and Smetana. A concert not to be missed.

If you’d like to explore additional repertoire by these composers, here is a selected list of recordings.

CDc 420
Dvorák, Antonín – Slavonic Dances
Performers: The Cleveland Orchestra; Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

CDc 9991
Dvorák, Antonín – The 9 Symphonies
Performers: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Ivan Anguélov, conductor

CDc 7376
Janácek, Leos – Glagolitic Mass, Taras Bulba
Performers: Libuse Domanínská, soprano; Vera Soukupová, contralto; Beno Blachut, tenor; Eduard Haken, bass; Jaroslav Vodrázka, organ; Prague Philharmonic Choir
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Karel Ancerl, conductor

CDc 2791
Janácek, Leos – String Quartet nos. 1 & 2
Performers: Alban Berg Quartett

CDc 1311
Suk, Josef – Chamber works, Volume 3
Selected works including Ballad for violin and piano in D minor
Performers: Josef Suk, Jitka Nováková, Ludmila Vybbiralová, Miroslav Kosina, Jaroslav Kristufek, Zdenek Mann, violins; Marek Jerie, Frantisek Host, Ivo Laniar, cellos; Tomás Josífko, double bass; Suk Quartet; Jirí Válek, flute; Renata Kodadová, harp; Josef Hála, piano and harmonium; Jan Panenka, Ivan Klánsk, pianos; Josef Fousek, Libor Kubánek, percussion

CDc 8434
Martinu, Bohuslav – The Symphonies
Performers: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, conductor

CDc 9713
Martinu, Dohnányi, & Schoenberg – String Trios
Performers: Leopold String Trio

CDc 3636
Smetana, Bedrich – Chamber Works, Volume 2
Includes: Trio for piano, violin and cello in G minor, op. 15; Fantasy on a Bohemian song for violin and piano; From my homeland, two duos for violin and piano.
Performers: Guarneri Trio

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