S.E.M. Ensemble: Emerging Composers Workshop Concert


Let us invite you to the concert of the S.E.M. Ensemble, which will be the culmination of the annual Emerging Composers Workshop. This workshop's purpose is to present new pieces for small ensemble that have never been performed. Also, it often featu... more

S.E.M. Ensemble is looking back and onward


December 19, 2018 | 8:00 pm | Paula Cooper Gallery | New York Looking Back and Onwards SEM in 1986 & 2018 Ben Neill: Horizonal (2018) Petr Kotik: Wilsie Bridge (1986) Ben Neill: Money Talk (1986) Michael Schumacher: Variatio... more

Musical Theatre prize awarded to Alois Hába


The Theatre Newspaper Award in the Musical Theatre category was awarded to Jiří Nekvasil for directing and Bruno Ferrandis for conducting Alois Hába more

Opera? Opera!!!


OSTRAVA IN PRAGUE Opera? Opera!!! Divadlo Komedie (Prague) Friday | November 2nd | 19:30 TICKETS >>>  Ostrava Center for New Music in cooperation with the National Moravian-Silesian Theater presents a unique eve... more

Ostrava Days Institute accepts applications!


Ostrava Days accepts applications for residency for its Institute!  The Ostrava Days Institute is a working environment for composers, performers and musicologists, with a focus on compositions for orchestra. There are two resident orchestr... more

Notes on the premiere of Thy Kingdom Come


Alois Hába the Visionary Notes on the premiere of Thy Kingdom Come Vlasta Reittererová Czech Music Quarterly  We bring this text on the occasion of the world premiere of Thy Kingdom Come, an opera by Czech composer Alois Hába (18... more

Documentary movie about Hába


We would like to invite you for tommorow (Sunday, June 24) world premiere of the opera by Alois Hába Thy Kingdom Come and for the documentary movie by Czech television about Alois Hába. The documentary movie by Jiří Nekvasil will take place at 5pm at... more

NODO!!!, an exceptional opera festival, starts in Ostrava on Sunday


Ostrava is the only Czech city to host a regular opera festival focused on Czech and world premieres. The time: June 24–28, 2018. The venues: traditional theater houses, but also Hlubina Colliery. The artists: chamber ensembles as well as a productio... more

NODO listing in


New Opera Days Ostrava Festival’s 2018 Festival To Feature Major World Premiere of Alois Hába Opera    ... more

Many Many Women among ten canonical works of Czech music of the last century


Many Many Women (1975-78) by Petr Kotík was selected as one of ten canonical works of Czech music composed in the last 100 years! more

The world premiere of Alois Hába’s opera is drawing closer


Press release – May 11, 2018  We’ll play it properly: off-key! The world premiere of Alois Hába’s opera is drawing closer  Preparations are in full swing for the most highly anticipated performance of this year’s NODO, the world prem... more

Operawire qbout Master-Pieces by Petr Kotík


Throughout his career, Petr Kotik has explored musical boundaries as a performer and composer.  He studied flute at the Conservatory and Music Academy in Prague, and composition at the Music Academy in Vienna.  In the 1970’s, Kotik performed experime... more

New Yorker and I Care If You Listen about Master-Pieces


New Yorker listing:  I Care If You Listen: ... more

Master-Pieces by Petr Kotík on April 28 at Bohemian National Hall


Petr Kotik chamber opera, Master-Pieces (2014-2015) will receive its first staged performance in the U.S. at Bohemian National Hall (NYC) on Saturday, April 28, 2018 (8:30 pm). The 70-minute work was commissioned by the new opera festival NODO (Czech... more

Ostravská banda in Vienna / Saturday, April 14


Ostravská banda has been invited to perform a concert at Bridges Festival in Wiener Kozerthaus:  “BRIDGES” FESTIVAL Konzerthaus Wien, Berio-Saal Saturday | April 14, 2018 | 20:30&nbs... more

Concert announcement: Essential Feldman


ESSENTIAL FELDMAN BUY THE TICKET >>>  DOX  Centre for Contemporary Art – DOX+ multifunctional hall Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 19:00   Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra Conrad Harris, Violin (New York) Daan Vandewal... more

S.E.M. Ensemble at MaerzMusik Berlin


   MaerzMusik  The Long Now  Morton Feldman - For Philip Guston  Sun. March 25, 2018 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM S.E.M. Ensemble Flutes (Petr Kotik); Percussion (Chris Nappi); Piano & Celeste (Joseph Kubera)  Kr... more

The New York Times about preview concert of the S.E.M. Ensemble


Check out the latest review in The New York Times:    ... more

All About Jazz about Ostrava Days 2017


Chech out the newest review about Ostrava Days 2017: All About Jazz by Martin Longley: ... more

Positionen: Ostrava Days 2017: Contemplations


Positionen Texte zur aktuellen Musik Berlin, Germany November 14, 2017  Ostrava Days 2017: Contemplations by Jim Igor Kallenberg  For anyone who is used to the unified mélange of New Mu... more

The Untameable Kotík / concert + projection / November 1, Atrium Zizkov


We would like to invite you to the concert, which is organized by Atrium, Žižkov  Wednesday, November 1, 19:00 Čajkovského 12, Praha 3 – Žižkov  Performers:  Flute: Petr Kotík ... more