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Organ recital with Pavel Kohout (Prague, Czech Republic) at German Lutheran Trinity Church, East Melbourne, presented by the Australian Bach Society.

Ticket prices: Regular $35 | Concession $25

About Pavel Kohout

Winner of both, the prestigious First Prize and the J. S. Bach Prize at the one of the world's largest international organ competition Musashino-Tokyo in 2000, Pavel Kohout is regarded today as one of the most brilliant representatives of the new generation of European concert artists.

Pavel Kohout graduated from the Prague Conservatory and the Music Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague under the guidance of Jaroslav Tůma. From 1999 he continued his studies in historical organ technique at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam in the Netherlands with renowned specialist Prof. Jacques van Oortmerssen. In 2010 he obtained degree doctor philosophiae in historical performance practice of the South German and Czech baroque organ music at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.

As a concert organist, pianist and orchestral soloist, Pavel Kohout performs throughout entire Europe, Russia, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the United States.

Programme

Dietrich Buxtehude (1637 – 1707)

Toccata in F, BuxWV 157
Canzonetta in G, BuxWV 172

 

Johann Gottfried Walther (1684 – 1748)

Concerto del Sign. Vivaldi, LV 133 appropriato all ́Organo
Allegro
Adagio
Allegro

 

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)

Choral prelude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659
Praeludium und Fuge in G-Dur, BWV 541

 

Petr Eben (1929 – 2007)

Versetti II Ad Communionem „Adoro Te“

 

Antonín Dvořák (1841 – 1904)

II. Largo from Symphony Nr. 9th in E Minor, Op. 95, "From the New World"

 

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)

Brandenburg Concerto Nr. 3, BWV 104
I. Allegro
II. Adagio cadenza
III. Allegro

(transcription for organ by Omar Caputi)