The Dvorak Cello Concerto played by Mario Brunello and a rarity: the Janáček's Glagolitic Mass.
The Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig
Teatro Regio, Friday, 22nd January 2016 at 20:30
A concert dedicated to the two greatest Czech composers, Antonín Dvořák and Leoš Janáček, interpreted by internationally renowned artists: the cellist Mario Brunello and the director Jan Latham-Koenig conducting the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio.
The famous Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 104 by Dvořák played by the soloist Mario Brunello; by Janáček the monumental Glagolitic Mass, rarely performed, which boasts the soloists Adriana Kohutková, soprano; Eliška Weissová, mezzo-soprano; Aleksei Tatarintsev, tenor and Vitaly Efanov, bass. Singers specialized in rich and complex production of Janáček. Latham-Koenig, English conductor international renowned has a solid career that brought him to lead in major theaters and concert halls in the world. He conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Regio, the latter prepared by Claudio Fenoglio. The Glagolitic Mass is part of the Project Janáček that, in view of a fluid artistic programme, runs another masterpiece in parallel, “The Cunning Little Vixen”, staged by the Regio from 19th - 26th January, conducted by Robert Carsen.