The final concert in the Contemporary Music Series will bring delicacies created by the young generation of composers, or: What you have not heard in the season and must-hear!
Composer and arranger, whose work spans classical, jazz, popular and incidental genres. He collaborates with many leading ensembles and institutions, writes film music and signature tunes, and music for theatre shows. For the film Hastrman he received the Czech Lion 2018 prize. The vocal group ‘Skety’ is also among his collaborators. For the National Theatre New Scene in Prague, he and the linguist Pavel Novotný composed an opera-recital Travestie (2019) that maps the tram journey between Liberec and Jablonec nad Nisou.
Miloš ORSON Štědroň
Composer, librettist, pianist, educator, multidisciplinary artist; writes chamber and orchestral music, incidental music, operas, melodramas. His main domain is music for theatre shows - his music was heard at the National Theatre, Goose on a String Theatre, Theatre on the Balustrade and others. He has garnered numerous prestigious awards. His Velvet Havel (Theatre on the Balustrade) dominated the Theatre Critics Prize in 2014, receiving prizes in five categories. In December 2017 the National Theatre in Prague premiered his opera Don Hrabal, for which he also wrote the libretto.
Slovak composer, poet, painter, living in Vienna. She graduated from the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava and Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst in Vienna, and took part – with success – in noted composition masterclasses around the world (France, Switzerland, Austria, and Japan).