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HUSSITE HYMN ( 100 )

One Hundred Years since the Formation of the Czech Republic. Let the Celebrations Begin.

The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra 2018 UK Tour. Caught up with it at Nottingham. The Theatre Royal, Royal Concert Hall.
Modern Design, Wonderful Sound. The Second Half of Concert. Piece,s From " Ma Vlast ". By Smetana. Everybody Knows " Vlatava ". My Last Hearing from Ma Vlast. " Sarka ", She Would be Right at Home in Nottingham,s Sherwood Forest. Much in Common with Robin Hood !.

The 100 Year Celebrations aims to Bring Czech Culture to the UK. " Tabor & Blanik ". Tonight,s Music, Tick All the Box,s !. Smetana Based These on the Hussite Rebellion. Inspired by the Religious Reformer, Jan Hus. Taking from the Hussite Hymn, Plus Czech Legend.

Conductor, Tomas Netopil, Produces a Fine Orchestra Performance.

Loved the Czech Take on a Very English Classic. " Variations on a Orginal Theme ( Enigma ). Elgar Formed this on His Friends & Acquaintances. " Nimrod ", Never Sounded So Good !. The Orchestra,s Fine Brass, coming to the Fore.

The Orchestra has a quite Distinctive Cello Player. Not so Prominent in the Second Half. More of this Later !.

Fine Programme Publication. Happy with The Dvorak Society Advert

Joyfully Enter the Nottingham Night. Entertained !.

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