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Apr 6, 2020 7:00 PM - Apr 13, 2020

*** POSTPONED *** Bridge Between Nations – Nepomuk Musical Tour USA 2020

Czech Nepomuk, the birthplace of St. John of Nepomuk, and Brazilian São João Nepomuceno are two cities that connect St. John of Nepomuk across the ocean. In April, series of concerts featuring typical St. John of Nepomuk´s music from different centuries and continents, as well as national songs by famous composers in Czech, Portuguese and English, is taking place in four American cities, starting with New York.

The concerts will mark the upcoming 300th anniversary of the Beatification of St. John of Nepomuk (1721), of 100 years of Czech-Brazilian diplomatic relations (1920) and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Nepomuk by the US Army (1945).

Performered by Czech singer and pianist Martin Vydra and Brazilian musician Ricardo Itaborahy.

DATES & PLACES:

New York / Manhattan, Church of St. John Nepomucene
April 6, 7 PM, website

St. Louis, St. John Nepomuk Chapel
April 9, 6:30 PM – Easter concert with the local musicians and Holy Mass

Brookfield, Czech Mission
April 12, 3 PM – program with Dulcimer Band 

Evanston / Chicago, Nichols Concert Hall
April 13, 7 PM, website - the show will be recorded by movie director Otakaro Schmidt, special guest – violinist Klára Moldová

All shows: Voluntary admission

The tour is organized by the city of Nepomuk, Czech Republic in cooperation with Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago and New York, Consulado Geral do Brasil em Chicago, East River Catholics,  Czech Mission – Brookfield,  Archdiocese of St. Louis and Nichols Concert Hall.

Find more details at http://www.svatynepomuk.cz/usa-tour-2020/.

 

Venue:

411 E 66th St, New York, NY 10065

Date

From: Apr 6, 2020 7:00 PM
To: Apr 13, 2020

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