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LUTENIST JAN ČIŽMÁŘ’S UNIQUE ALBUM

OF JAN ANTONÍN LOSY’S MUSIC

22nd May The album, which is being released by Supraphon in its Music of the 18 th -century Prague series, is focused on works by the important…

PAVEL KLIKAR

ABOUT THE MYSTERY OF EARLY BAROQUE MUSIC

6th May In its time (1982–1997), the Musica Antiqua Praha was one of the most important European ensembles specialising in historically informed…

CHOC DE CLASSICA

FOR THE ALBUM VILLAGE STORIES

2nd May The album titled Village Stories, made by the world-renowned Prague Philharmonic Choir, led by Lukáš Vasilek, and featuring Stravinsky’s…

MUSICA ANTIQUA PRAHA

MYSTERY OF EARLY BAROQUE

24th April In 1988–1996, the Musica Antiqua Praha recorded five albums for Supraphon, including a wide repertoire ranging from the Italian Early…

PRAGUE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

GENERIC INTERVIEW

22nd April On the occasion of the Prague Symphony Orchestra's celebration of their jubilee 90th season, Supraphon released further album dedicated to…

THE CLARINET FACTORY

WRITE ANOTHER CHAPTER OF THEIR SONIC EXPLORATION

19th April How can an artist move forward and keep finding new ways of creativity and not stagnate? This question is as old as art itself but those…

SMETANA200

YEAR OF CZECH MUSIC 2024

17th April On the occasion of the Year of Czech Music and the Smetana200 project, the Supraphon label has prepared several new titles with recordings…

THE PRAGUE SYMPONY ORCHESTRA IS CELEBRATING ITS JUBILEE 90TH SEASON

A SPECIAL NEW ALBUM INSPIRED BY PRAGUE

10th April The story of the Prague Symphony Orchestra is closely linked to the history of the Czech capital, and that history has left an impression…

EXCELLENT RESPONSES TO THE ALBUM OF DVOŘÁK’S COMPLETE PIANO TRIOS

MADE BY THE GILTBURG – JARŮŠKOVÁ – JARŮŠEK TRIO

28th March Three musicians in an incredible interplay. This is how one could briefly characterise the collaboration of leading artists of world renown…

MAREK KOZÁK

SHARING PASSION FOR MUSIC IS WONDERFUL!

21st March Czech 19th- and 20th-century music is not only about Dvořák and Martinů… That is proved by a new album containing three piano concertos…

VIKTOR KALABIS

COMPOSER & CONDUCTOR

18th March Supraphon’s 2013 album Symphonies & Concertos, mapping mature and late music by Viktor Kalabis (1923–2006), has met with an enthusiastic…

5 DIAPASONS FOR THE PRAGUE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

AND THEIR SLAVONIC DANCES

11th March Under their chief conductor Tomáš Brauner, the Prague Symphony Orchestra recorded an album featuring Antonín Dvořák’s Slavonic Dances,…

BEDŘICH SMETANA

200TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

4th March On 2nd March 200 years ago, a world-class Czech composer Bedřich Smetana, among others author of the operas Libuše, Hubička, The Bartered…

FORGOTTEN CZECH PIANO CONCERTOS

PERFORMED BY MAREK KOZÁK AND PRSO

26th February Marek Kozák, one of the most talented young Czech pianists of today, releases a new album called Forgotten Czech Piano Concertos…

CHOC DE CLASSICA PLUS LA PRISE DE SON DU MOIS

FOR GILTBURG –⁠ JARŮŠKOVÁ –⁠ JARŮŠEK AND THEIR DVOŘÁK PIANO TRIOS

6th February Another great success for Boris Giltburg and two principal members of the Pavel Haas Quartet, Veronika and Peter Jarůšek, and their…

MUSICWEB INTERNATIONAL RECORDINGS OF THE YEAR 2023

JISTEBNICKÝ KANCIONÁL BY TIBURTINA ENSEMBLE

25th January The album by the internationally renowned Tiburtina Ensemble of female voices, headed by Barbora Kabátková, featuring a recording of the…

ALBUM OF THE WEEK ON NPO KLASSIEK

FOR SLAVONIC DANCES BY PRAGUE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

15th January The brand-new recording of Dvořák's famous Slavonic Dances, performed by Prague Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Tomáš Brauner, has been…

DIAPASON D'OR

FOR GILTBURG –⁠ JARŮŠKOVÁ –⁠ JARŮŠEK AND THEIR DVOŘÁK PIANO TRIOS

11th January The album of The Dvořák Complete Piano Trios, made by three globally celebrated artists Boris Giltburg and two principal members of the…

YEAR OF CZECH MUSIC 2024

HAS STARTED

4th January Years ending with four have a great significance in Czech music. Strangely enough, they often coincide with the anniversaries of the birth,…