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Czech Philharmonic: Semyon Bychkov & Yuja Wang play Rachmaninoff & Janáček

Yuja Wang piano | Prague Philharmonic Choir | Evelina Dobračeva soprano | Lucie Hilscherová alto | Aleš Briscein tenor | Boris Prýgl bass | Daniela Valtová Kosinová organ
Lukáš Vasilek, choirmaster
Czech Philharmonic
Semyon Bychkov

Artist-in-residence for the 2022 season, pianist Yuja Wang meets the Czech Philharmonic, conducted by Semyon Bychkov. The centrepiece of this exciting evening is the Glagolitic Mass, a late masterpiece by Leoš Janáček. The programme opens with Agnus Dei for choir without orchestral accompaniment by Martin Smolka, followed by Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor.

Repertoire

Martin Smolka: Agnus Dei, for two choirs a cappella, Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1, Leoš Janáček: Glagolitic Mass, a cantata for soloists, choir, orchestra and organ

Facts

Prog. No.
6905
Music genre
Orchestral Music
Length
94 mins
Director
Jonathan Haswell
Producers
Czech Philharmonic
Production year
2022
Format
HD