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Special concert for the presidential inauguration
During the final part of the inauguration of the new President of the Czech Republic, the Czech Philharmonic will perform under the baton of its principal guest conductor Jakub Hrůša. Together they will perform three symbolic compositions: Meditation on the Old Czech Chorale Saint Wenceslas, part of the oratorio Saint Ludmila and Te Deum.
Meditation on the Old Czech Chant St. Wenceslas (6')
Saint Ludmila, oratorio Op. 71, B 144
Lord have mercy on us from the opening of Part III (4')
National anthem of the Czech Republic (1,15')
Te Deum Op. 103, B 176 (20')
Kateřina Kněžíková soprano
Adam Plachetka baritone
Prague Philharmonic Choir
Lukáš Vasilek choirmaster
Jakub Hrůša conductor
On the day of the inauguration, Prague Castle will be open to the public, who will be able to watch the ceremony on large screens on Hradčany Square and the third castle courtyard. The cathedral will also be open from 5.30 pm.
The concert will begin at 6 pm and will be broadcast live on Czech Television.
Prague — St. Vitus Cathedral
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On the day of the inauguration, Prague Castle will be open to the public. The ceremony will be streamed on large screens on Hradčany Square and the third castle courtyard, and the cathedral will be accessible from 5.30 pm. The event will be streamed live on Czech Television.
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