Prague (Pressweb) - You are invited to the "Festival Brikcius" - the 3rd chamber music concert series at the Stone Bell House & "Year of Czech Music 2014", organized in partnership with the City Gallery Prague this autumn, in the exclusive location of the Stone Bell House in Prague's Old Town square. The Festival Brikcius is taking place under the auspices of the Mayor of City of Prague, Tomáš Hudeček, under the auspices of the Mayor of Prague 1, Oldřich Lomecký, and in cooperation with the Prague 1. The artistic patrons of the Year of Czech Music 2014 are the mezzo soprano Magdalena Kožená and the chief conductor Sir Simon Rattle.
The festival commemorates the 55th anniversary of the death of Bohuslav Martinů, the 70th anniversary of the death of Zikmund Schul, the 95th anniversary of the birth of Gideon Klein, the 110th anniversary of the death of Antonín Dvořák, the 110th anniversary of the birth of Iša Krejčí, the 120th anniversary of the birth of Erwin Schulhoff, the 140th anniversary of the birth of Josef Suk and the160th anniversary of the birth of Leoš Janáček.
The 3rd annual festival will feature Czech cellist František Brikcius, French pianist Justine Verdier, Czech cellist Anna Brikciusová and siblings cello chamber ensemble Duo Brikcius.
The dramaturgy of this "Year of Czech Music 2014" is focused on anniversaries of Czech composers (B. Martinů, A. Dvořák, I. Krejčí, J. Suk, L. Janáček); "Terezín"/Jewish authors (E. Schulhoff, G. Klein, Z. Schul); and contemporary music works (J. Matys, P. Hejný, J. Jirásek, L Fišer, M. Štědroň, I. Kosíková). For further information, visit http://Festival.Brikcius.com .