I play anything that inspires me and that I feel I bring something to, says Barry Douglas

07. 12. 18

Irish pianist Barry Douglas will perform in Ostrava on February 4, 2019 and will play Tchaikovsky and Schubert. (Photo: Katya Kraynova) Who or what inspired you to take up the […]

Outstanding Polish conductor Jacek Kaspszyk will visit Ostrava in January 2019

07. 12. 18

Jacek Kaspszyk (January 31, 2019, at 7 pm, House of Culture of Ostrava) Music & Artistic Director, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director & Chief Conductor, Beethoven Academy Orchestra Since 2013, eminent […]

Martin Chodúr in Gong with JPO

21. 11. 18

Martin Chodúr, the competition Superstar winner, made with Janacek Philharmonic Ostrava CD Hallelujah with Christmas theme, and some of the songs will be featured at a concert under the baton of […]

Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava music at its best

21. 11. 18

Interview for Magazine Maxpositiv Ma Jan Žemla, CEO of the Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava (JFO), was born in 1981 in Brno and lives in South Moravia. he graduated from Masaryk University in Brno […]

Kateřina Javůrková is not only a great horn player but also an excellent baker

08. 11. 18

Kateřina Javůrková started to play the French horn at age of nine with Tomáš Krejbich. She graduated at the Prague Conservatory in the class of prof. Bedřich Tylšar in 2012. At present […]

Julian Steckel plays instruments Andrea Guarneri (Cremona 1685) and Urs Mächler (Speyer 2005)

06. 11. 18

Programme (December 13, 2018, at 7 pm, House of Culture of Ostrava): Benjamin Britten: Four Sea Interludes from the opera Peter Grimes, Op. 33a Dmitri Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello and […]

Nikolai Lugansky – Russian legend

06. 11. 18

Programme (December 3, 2018, at 7 pm, House of Culture of Ostrava): Robert Schumann: Scenes from Childhood Claude Debussy: Suite Bergamasque Claude Debussy: Isle of Joy Alexander Scriabin: Sonata No. […]

Tour around Polish concert halls

06. 11. 18

              Janaček Philharmonic Orchestra tour after brand new concert halls in Poland takes place in November (14th – 18th). Manager of JPO Jan Žemla […]

Music for the documentary Wild Austria

22. 10. 18

In September, Janáček’s Philharmonic Orchestra recorded a music for the documentary Wild Austria (Water Power).  The documentary will be broadcast by the ORF on October 23 and 30 at 18:15. […]

Great violinist Jan Mráček

18. 10. 18

The soloist of the opening concert of Leoš Janáček’s Music Marathon (25 October, at 7 pm, the House of Culture of Ostrava) will be the outstanding violinist Jan Mráček. Czech […]