MARTINU Piano Concertos 2 and 4

Podcast: Bohuslav Martinu’s Piano Concertos

Czech-born composer Bohuslav Martinu was born in a church tower in Policka, Bohemia in 1890. He became a student in the Prague Conservatory, and played with the Czech Philharmonic before moving to Paris to study composition. When World War Two … Read More →

Podcast: An Interview with Peter Breiner (Extra)

An interview with Peter Breiner who was commissioned to create orchestral suites from the operas of Czech composer Leos Janacek. These brilliant arrangements truly reflect the unique musical language that make Janacek’s operas some of the best written in the … Read More →