Events - Upcoming

Mendelssohn House
Leipzig, Germany
Sunday, 27 August 2017 - 11:00 AM
Presenter: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Stiftung
Breiner: Variations on a Theme by W. A. Mozart for piano
Artist: Zuzana Kralikova Pohunkova (Piano)
Slowakishes Institut
Vienna, Austria
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 - 12:30 PM
Breiner: Just Have Another Good Day for Piano Solo
Artist: Pavol Bohdan Zapotocny (Piano)
Mirbachov palac
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 - 6:00 PM
Breiner: Just Have Another Good Day for Piano Solo
Artist: Pavol Bohdan Zapotocny (Piano)
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Sunday, 8 October 2017 - 5:00 PM
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Ishikawa Ongakudo Concert Hall
Kanazawa, Japan
Sunday, 25 February 2018 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 2 (in the style of Vivaldi)
Artist: Ludovít Kanta (Cello)
Ensemble: Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Breiner: Beatles Concerto Grosso no 4
Artist: Ludovít Kanta (Cello)
Ensemble: Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Breiner: Elvis Concerto Grosso no 3
Artist: Ludovít Kanta (Cello)
Ensemble: Orchestra Ensemble Kanazawa
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Thursday, 22 March 2018 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Church of St. Simon and St. Jude
Prague, Czech Republic
Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Prague Chamber Orchestra
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensembles: Prague Chamber Orchestra; Triango
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 11 April 2018 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductor: Peter Breiner
Slovak National Theater
Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Tuesday, 29 May 2018 - 7:00 PM
Sixteen orchestral suite dances by New York based Slovak composer and musician Peter Breiner based on Slovak folk songs and similar suites by other composers – Bartok, Dvorak, Brahms, Beethoven, Kodály and Borodin and others. This metamorphosis of the many layers in Breiner’s musical language contains elements of jazz, folk and improvisation. This music inspired by sixteen folk songs – – mainly from Eastern Slovakia – is full of colourful contrasts, energy, humour and unusual instrumentation.

This dramatised version of the suite is choreographed and directed by a young Slovak choreographer who has already successfully established herself in Europe – Natalie Horecna. Her contemporary choreography – influenced by impulses from the world – enriches Slovak dance with a new, modern dimension of dance.
Presenter: Ballet of the Slovak National Theatre
Breiner: Slovak Dances (16)
Artists: Milan Rendos (Flute); Stanislav Paluch (Violin); Boris Lenko (Accordion)
Ensemble: Ballet and Orchestra of the Slovak National Theater
Conductors: Peter Breiner; Peter Valentovic
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