Metelka Competition  

INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN MAKING COMPETITION
PRAGUE, May 31 – June 3, 2017

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Programme

The tickets for our concerts are for sale only in the Czech Museum of Music, Karmelitská 2, Praha 1, tel: 257257707. Ticket price is 300 Kč.

Tuesday 30.5.2017

Czech Museum of Music
15:00-21.00 - registration and submission of the competing instruments
19:00 - meeting of the professional jury

Wednesday 31.5.2017

Czech Museum of Music
8:30 - official opening of the competition, meeting of the jury and competitiors, explaining of the rules
9:00-21:00* - the scroll carving contest
9:00-18:00 - judging of the instruments by the jury
18:00-19:00* - press conference
19:00-21:00* - Jaroslav Svěcený: popular-educational concert on rare SSHN** instruments - Stradivari, Guarneri del Gesu
- judging of the competing instruments by the public

Thursday 1.6.2017

Czech Museum of Music
9:00-10:00 - explaining of the judging system and the way the competing instruments and scrolls shall be assessed
10:00-18:00 - collective judging of the competing instruments and scrolls by the professional jury and the competitors
19.00-22:00 - LARK informal evening and jam session on a boat

Friday 2.6.2017

Czech Museum of Music
9:00-13:00 - collective judging of the competing instruments and scrolls by the professional jury and the competitors
15:00 - dearture to HAMU with the violins
The Bohuslav Martinů Hall, HAMU
15:30-19:00* - I. round of the tone test - solo
- II. round of the tone test - with piano
- evening free

Saturday 3.6.2017

Czech Museum of Music
10:00-15:00* - professional lectures and discussions
- exhibition of the competing instruments and scrolls
- exhibition of other instruments
- possibility to visit the permanent exposition of the Czech Music Museum
17:00-19:00* - concert: Pavel Šporcl - J. S. Bach, E. Ysaÿe, N. Paganini, P. Šporcl
- judging of the competing instruments by the public
19:00-20:00* - gala prize giving ceremony
20:00-22:00 - EILA final banquet

Sunday 4.6.2017

Czech Museum of Music
9:00-12:00 - pick-up of the instruments and scrolls


During the whole event*

the precious violins A. Stradivari 1729 "Libon" and Joseph Guarneri del Gesú 1744 "Prince of Orange" from the SSHN** collection will be displayed in the Museum's lobby.



Legend:    * Open to the public    ** State Collection of Musical Instruments




Partners
Lark

Projekt se uskutečňuje za finanční podpory Ministerstva kultury.



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