Thursday - December 26, 2019, 4:00 pm St. James´ Christmas concert in the Old Town of Prague

 

We invite you to attend  St. James Christmas Organ Festival in Prague held in the church - basilica of St. James Greater in the Old Town of Prague. Due to video projection during the concert, you will have a chance to see the organist playing the organ and the other performing artists.

Program:

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)
Prelude in C major

GEORG FRIEDRICH HÄNDEL (1685-1759)
Let us rejoice

THE FIRST NOËL  -  Let us all with one accord sing praises (traditional)

CLAUDE BALBASTRE (1727-1799)
Noël Bourguignon / 

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)
What an adorable sound!

FRANTIŠEK XAVER BRIXI (1732-1771)
Quem vidistis

GEORG FRIEDRICH HÄNDEL (1685-1759)
 Sonata in A major Op.1 No. 14 
Adagio - Allegro

ADOPLHE ADAM (1803-1856)
O holy Night! 

LÉON BOËLLMANN (1862-1897)
Carillon 

NICCOLO PAGANINI (1782-1840)
Io Ti penso amore / I think of you, my dear

CÉSAR FRANCK (1822-1890)
Offertoire pour la Messe de Minuit 

JEHAN TABOUROD (1519-1595)
Bim bam

FRANZ XAVER GRUBER (1787-1863)
Stille Nacht 

ALEXANDRE GUILMANT (1837-1911)
Marche religieuse sur un motif du choeur “Lift Up Your Heads” from the oratorio Messiah by G. F. Händel

Performing artists: LENKA ŠVEHLÍKOVÁ mezzo-soprano; VĚRA ERETOVÁ violin & IRENA CHŘIBKOVÁ organ. The program lasts 60 minutes

The address of the concert:

Bazilika sv. Jakuba / St. James´ Basilica
Malá Štupartská 6
Praha 1 - Staré Město

How to get tho the concert:

The church of St. James Greater is located in eastern part of the Old Town of Prague. The shortest walk from the public transportation is to arrive by trams 6, 8, 15 or 26, by bus 207 or metro B line to the stop “Náměstí Republiky". Walk directly towards Municipal House, leave it on your left, following U Obecního domu Street, at the end turn to the right to Rybná, then left and right – you will find the church on your right. At the end of the lane if you turn again to the right, you will get to the front of the church (about 450 m/ 0,310 miles). 
If you prefer longer walk, than for example use metro A line to Staroměstská metro station following Kaprova Street, crossing the Old Town Square, leave the church of Our Lady before Týn of your right, get through Ungelt courtyard and, turn left and you are standing in front of the entrance to the church. 

 

 



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