[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Building upon the success of last summer's Prague Summer Nights Voice Competition, due to overwhelming demand, Classical Movements is pleased to announce that our fifth annual Prague Summer Nights: Young Artists Music Festival (June 17-July 15, 2019) will...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]As concertmaster and conductor, Cuba-born Andrés Cárdenes ably led the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for more than two decades. Director of Orchestral Studies at Carnegie Mellon University, this summer, maestro Cárdenes will lead concerts with the Prague Summer Nights Festival Orchestra , coach PSN's chamber music ensembles and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Classical Movements is pleased to announce that our 2019 Prague Summer Nights: Young Artists Music Festival (June 17-July 15) will feature fully-staged, professionally-directed productions of two of Mozart's most beloved operas—both Don Giovanni and Le nozze di Figaro—at...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2365" img_size="400x400" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Dwight Parry Clinician [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Dwight Parry has been the principal oboist of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra since his appointment in 2007. Previously, he held the same position with the San...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2350" img_size="327x327" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Neeta Helms President and CEO Prague Summer Nights Festival [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Born in Bombay to a musical family, Neeta Helms studied piano from the age of four, singing in public and in...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2239" img_size="327x327" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Andrés Cárdenes Guest Conductor [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text] A consummate musician, powerful presence and master programmer, Andrés Cárdenes has established himself as a conductor possessing all the essentials of a modern maestro....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2372" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Alexandra Plueckhan Festival Manager alex@praguesummernights.com [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Prior to joining Classical Movements and Prague Summer Nights, Alex Plueckhan spent a lot of time traveling the globe, living in six countries before returning...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="1368" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Ladislav Kozderka Clinician [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text]The trumpeter Ladislav Kozderka was born in Brno in a family of musicians. He studied trumpet at the Brno Conservatory and later at the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="1369" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Timothy Long Festival Conductor [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Timothy Long is an Oklahoma-born pianist and conductor of Muscogee Creek and Choctaw descent. His early training as a pianist and violinist led...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="1292" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_separator type="normal"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_column_text] Lawrence Brownlee Clinician [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Named 2017 “Male Singer of the Year” by both the International Opera Awards and Bachtrack, American-born Lawrence Brownlee has been hailed by the Associated Press as one of...