Closing Concert

Captivated by Carnival Tunes
Sunday, 6 pm
Hukvaldy Deer Park – amphitheatre

We will close the Festival with exultant carnival colours, but also delicate song melodies of French and Czech classics, performed by artists who like to return to the Janáček Festival and we are always happy to welcome them again.

  • Antonín Dvořák – Carnival Overture, Op. 92
  • Bohuslav Martinů – Magic Nights (three songs to Japanese lyrical poetry for soprano and orchestra, H 119)     
  • Henri Duparc – Songs for Soprano and Orchestra
  • Hector Berlioz – Roman Carnival Overture, Op. 9


  • Kateřina Kněžíková – soprano
  • Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava
  • Robert Jindra – conductor
  • Jiří Vejvoda – speaker


  • 450 CZK / 300 CZK (full/senior, student)
  • 50 CZK (children under 15)

Family admission 

  • 900 CZK (two adults and two children under 15)

Bus ticket

  • 80 CZK

An alternative venue for wet weather: a social-event hall in the Ostrava City Cultural Centre

Transport from Ostrava to Hukvaldy and back. The departure of the bus is at 4.30 pm from the parking lot in front of Ostrava City Cultural Centre. Return to Ostrava City Cultural Centre after the concert.

In case of wet weather, bus transport will be cancelled, and the tickets are to be returned at the place of purchase.

Recommended dress code formal dress