Václav Jan Tomášek:
Missa Solemnis “Coronation”

Piarist Church of the Finding of the Holy Cross

7.
July 2024
14:00
6. July 2024
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“Elaborate in detail, sovereign in the musical devices used, magnificent in its entirety. Such is the Missa solemnis, Op. 81, called the Coronation Missa.”

Jiří Fuks

Smetana Litomyšl traditionally closes with a thanksgiving service. This year, in the Year of Czech Music, its main musical content will be a performance of the Solemn Mass by Václav Jan Tomášek (1774-1850), a native of Skuteč, which he composed in 1836 for the coronation of the Czech King Ferdinand V.

The main celebrant Mons. Tomas Halik

Antonín Rejcha (1770-1836)
Te Deum
I. Te Deum laudamus

Václav Jan Tomášek (1774-1850)
Missa Solemnis “Coronation” Op. 81
Kyrie
Gloria
Credo
Sanctus – Benedictus
Agnus Dei

Antonín Dvořák ( 1841-1904)
Bible Songs Op. 99
arr. Jarmil Burghauser
č. 6 Hear, O God, my cry…

Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
Tota pulchra es Maria, WAB 46

Canon 830 B
St. Wenceslas Chant


photogallery

venue / Piarist Church of the Finding of the Holy Cross

Modern reconstruction lent this majestic Baroque church a new appearance. It is now a place for contemplation, a gallery, and a concert hall.

More on venue The Church of the Finding of the Holy Cross

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Barbora Perná
soprano
Bytnar Karla
Martin  Šrejma
tenor
Jiří  Brückler
bass
Ales Barta
varhany 
Čerchovan Choir Domažlice
Marek Vorlicek
choirmaster
Czech Sinfonietta
Radek Baborák
conductor

This concert will be broadcast
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Estimated end at 16.00

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performers

Barbora Perná – soprano Karla Bytnarová – mezzo-soprano Martin Srejma – tenor Jiří Brückler – bass Ales Barta – organ Čerchovan Choir Domažlice Members of the Kühn Mixed Choir ChoirmasterMarek Vorlicek Czech Sinfonietta Conductor Radek Baborák

Barbora Perná – soprano
Karla Bytnarová – mezzo-soprano
Martin Srejma – tenor
Jiří Brückler – bass
Ales Barta – organ
Čerchovan Choir Domažlice
Members of the Kühn Mixed Choir
ChoirmasterMarek Vorlicek
Czech Sinfonietta
Conductor Radek Baborák

Barbora Perná - soprano
Karla Bytnarová - mezzo-soprano
Martin Srejma - tenor
Jiří Brückler - bass
Ales Barta - organ
Čerchovan Choir Domažlice
Members of the Kühn Mixed Choir
ChoirmasterMarek Vorlicek
Czech Sinfonietta
Conductor Radek Baborák

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