About The Organ Resounding Festival
& Petrovice and Dolní Hbity
th— th September We invite you to e Organ Resounding 2014.
e International Organ Festival, which introduces a remarkable
organs around Slaný and Sedlčany. e Festival is organized by
Přemyslovské střední Čechy, o. p. s., MAS Sedlčansko, o. p. s,
e Royal Town of Slaný and village Petrovice.
Trailing the organs around Slaný
Saturday th September from am to pm
Malíkovice, Hořešovice, Klobuky, Smolnice
Guides – Štěpán Svoboda (organologist) and Jakub Janšta (organist)
Concerts around Slaný and Sedlčany
Monday th September – Slaný, e Chapel of Virgin Mary‘s Assumption (.pm)
Swiss music for organ, Alpine horn, accordion and yodelling
Peter Fröhlich (CH) – organ, Flavian Imlig (CH) – alpine horn
Monika Nötzli and Hany Küttel (CH) – yodelling, Mario Küttel (CH) – accordion
Wednesday th September – Slaný, St. Gothard‘s Church (.pm)
Organ seriously – non-seriously
Jiřina Dvořáková-Marešová (CZ) – organ
Saturday %th September – Velvary, e Church of St. Catherine (pm) – exchange concert
French organ music of th and th century
Michel Bouvard and Yasuko Uyama-Bouvard (F) – organ
Monday th September – Zlonice, e Church of Virgin Mary‘s Assumption (.pm)
Praising improvisation – improvisational evening
on topics from the audience – Jaroslav Vodrážka (CZ) – organ
Wednesday 'th September – Slaný, e Monastic Church of Holy Trinity (.pm)
Musica magnorum solamen dulce laborum
Tomáš Flégr (CZ) – organ positive, muselaar, virginal, portative organs
Jankees Braaksma (NL) – recorders, portative organs
Saturday th September – Petrovice, St. Peter and Paul‘s Church (pm) – exchange concert
The musical treasures of rural music teachers
Pavel Černý (CZ) – organ
Wednesday th September – Dolní Hbity, e Church of St. John the Baptist (.pm)
Bach and his followers in th and th century
Petr Čech (CZ) – organ
Trailing the organs around Sedlčany
Saturday 'th September from am to pm
Krásná Hora nad Vltavou, Svatý Jan, Kamýk nad Vltavou and Maková Hora
Guide – Pavel Černý (organist and organologist)
The Organ Resounding 2014 – Slaný and Sedlčany
+e Organ Resounding , Slaný–Velvary–Zlonice & Petrovice and Dolní Hbity. e ﬁh
year of the International Organ Festival will happen thanks to a grant from the Rural Development Programme of the Czech Republic. e grant was acquired by Přemyslovské střední
Čechy, o. p. s. in cooperation with MAS Sedlčansko, o. p. s. e partners of this project are the
Royal Town of Slaný and village Petrovice. erefore, this time we can not only introduce the
remarkable organs around Slaný (Slaný, Velvary, Zlonice) but also around Sedlčany (Petrovice
and Dolní Hbity) both at major concerts – aer the registrarion, there is an opportunity to visit
one concert in the area of Sedlčany for those from Slaný and vice versa – and also during the
trailing of the organs in both regions. Financed from the grant, there will also be two large-scale
restorations of the organs in Zlonice and Petrovice near Sedlčany – and both repaired instruments will be, of course, heard at the festival concerts.
Festival will be launched by a day trip – Trailing the organs around Slaný – when we visit four
places around Slaný and will familiarize ourselves with other interesting instruments. e festival
will conclude with a similar trip – Trailing the organs around Sedlčany. Every registered participant will at the end of the trip receive free commemorative graphic with a theme of organs in
Slaný and Sedlčany from the graphic artists Milan Bauer.
Exchange concerts – aer registration, visitors of the concert tour around Sedlčany can attend
the concert in Velvary and vice versa, participants from Slaný can come to the concert in Petrovice near Sedlčany.
Renowned and sensitive approach of all performers to the technical and sound disposition of the instruments, along with thoughtful dramaturgy of the festival concerts, promises a unique musical experience.
------- ADMISSION TO ALL EVENTS AND CONCERTS OF THE FESTIVAL IS FREE! ------A free of chanrge transport will be provided from Slaný to concerts in Zlonice and Velvary. e
departure is one hour before the concert from the stop „ U Váhy“ in Šultysova street in Slaný.
At the festival concerts, we will use two cameras to transmit the image from the organ lo1.
From the comfort of benches in the nave you will be able to watch the artists at play in the
organ lo1. Do not miss this experience!
As in previous years, the festival concerts will be recorded, and the recordings will be used for the three CD
compilation which will be released by the end of . (CD Organ Resounding , , , )
+e festival will happen thanks to the generous support of the parishes of the Archdiocese
of Prague – Slaný, Zlonice, Smečno, Petrovice u Sedlčan, Krásná Hora nad Vltavou
+e festival concerts will feature not only world-renowned foreign artists, but also an excellent
Czech organists, representing concert organists of all generations. Each concert of the festival
has its own dramaturgy and speciﬁc focus. In addition to the organs, you will also hear interesting and not commonly used instruments, musical styles and techniques.
Slaný, e Chapel of Virgin Mary‘s Assumption
Slaný, e Church of St. Gothard
Velvary, e Church of St. Catherine
Zlonice, e Church of Virgin Mary‘s Assumption
Slaný, e Monastic Church of Holy Trinity
Petrovice, St. Peter and St. Paul‘s Church
Dolní Hbity, e Church of St. John the Baptist