Czech Philharmonic and Friends


October 26, 2018, 8:00 PM

[4th Floor] Recital with members of the Czech Philharmonic and Carnegie Hall's Ensemble Connect. Welcome the Czech Philharmonic to New York with their new Chief Conductor, Semyon...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Czech Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall, Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the UN, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York

Kevin McNamara: Dreams of a Great Small Nation

author's talk

October 24, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Kevin McNamara, author of the book "Dreams of a Great Small Nation," will introduce his comprehensive account of the highly dramatic events that led to the founding of...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA

Gilded Age Newsmakers: Dvorak and Thurber


October 18, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] From the moment Czech composer Antonin Dvorak stepped ashore to assume the post of Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America in September 1892, he was besieged...
Organized by: DAHA, Czech Center NY, BBLA

Zemlinsky, Janacek, Dvorak and Their Muses

concert, talk

October 16, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 pm

[4th Floor] Performance by Zemlinsky Quartet, illustrated talk by Nicholas Chong. Love, requited or otherwise, can spark the creation of great music. In 1865, Antonin Dvorak’s feelings...
Organized by: Aspect Foundation

Martin Nekola: Czech and Slovak New York


October 15, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Martin Nekola, curator of the exhibition "Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018," will take the audience on a journey through history of New York's Czech and Slovak...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.