Saturday - December 14, 2019, 3:00 pm and 3 other
Christmas concert: J. J. Ryba: Czech Christmas Mass in Chapel of mirrors in Clementinum, Old Town of Prague
Jakub Jan Ryba (1765 – 1815) was a Czech teacher and composer of classical music, also Mozart´s contemporary. His most famous work is Czech Christmas Mass"Hey, Master!" (Česká mše vánoční "Hej mistře!"). Czechs hardly can image Christmas without his mass. Come to experience something so specific for our country in Klementinum´s Chapel of Mirrors in Old Prague.
Klementinum - also known as Clementinum is situated on the right bank of the river Vltava, the Chapel of Mirrors is located inside. From Charles Bridge you can follow Karlova Street. Klementinum complex is on your left. After about 300 meters walk you’ll see the entrance gate. The Chapel of Mirrors is then inside in front of you after about 100 meters.
Alternatively you can enter Klementinum from Mariánské náměstí Square (eastern gate), after you are arriving from the Old Town Square or metro Staroměstská, respectively tram 17 or 18.