4. 2. 2018
Led by their artistic director Pavel Šnajdr, the Brno Contemporary Orchestra on 31 January in Besední dům, Brno, presented the first of the two concerts commemorating and celebrating the 100th anniversary of the founding of Czechoslovakia. It was named FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA and the programme consisted of new pieces by Petr Bakla, Luboš Mrkvička and Marián Lejava (SK). The latter concert, titled FOR CZECHOSLOVAKIA, will on 20 March, on the contrary, present compositions by foreign authors written for the ensemble, or, for us, Czechs and Slovaks.