Hornclass 2014

 

Dear friends,
Welcome to Hornclass,

We would like to send our thanks to the incredible number of thousand students from 40 countries, who participated in the courses in Nové Strašecí and Prague during the previous twenty six years. We also want to thank the teachers, soloists and friends, who eagerly helped to sustain and develop the courses: Froydis Ree Wekre, Michelle Stebleton, Lisa Ford, Ádám Friedrich, Hermann Baumann, Peter Damm, Michael Hoeltzel, Barry Tuckwell, Ifor James, David Johnson, Joel Arias, Bruno Schneider, Jan Schroeder, Francis Orval, Thomas Müller, Steven Gross, Jasper de Waal, Will Sanders, Szabolcz Zempléni, Zoltán Mácsai, Dariusz Mikulski, Kazimierz Machala, Lindsey Stoker, Frank Lloyd, Thomas Hauschild, Ricardo Matosinhos, Raimund Zell, Fero Šupín, Vladimíra Klánská, František Šolc, Otakar Tvrdý, Zdeněk Tylšar, Bedřich Tylšar, Oldřich Mílek, Bohdan Šebestík, Ivan Kučera, Bohuš Zoubek, Jindřich Kolář, Radek Baborák, Václav Luks, Ondřej Vrabec, Jan Vobořil.

Our thanks belong to the accompanying pianists, for their patience and devotion: above all to Jarmila Panochová and Jana Goliášová, but also to those who collaborated with Hornclass in the first years of its existence: Marie Synková, Eva Paseková, Otakar Tvrdý, David Kalhous.

The unforgettable concerts were presented by Arkadij Shilkloper, American Horn Quartet, Cornicinum Barcelona, Daupratt Hornquartet, Das Sächsische Horn Quartet, Brno Horn Quartet, Czech Philharmonic Horn Octet, Horn Ensemble Leipzig, Czech Wind Harmony, Horn Trio Prague and others.

Hornclass has also regularly invited outstanding young soloists to perform: among others Wendy Leliveld, Claudia Strenkert, Stefan Henke, Daniel Lienhard, Reimund Zell, András Szabó, Zora Slokar, Paolo Mendes, Tjietske Hempenius, Christoph Ess, Ricardo Matosinhos, Zuzana Rzounková, Jana Řeřichová, Martin Novák, Petr Chomoucký, Pavel Chomoucký, Kateřina Javůrková, Mikuláš Koska, Peter Müseler, Nicolás Gómez Naval, Přemysl Vojta, Kateřina Javůrková, Eliška Adamová, Ludmila Urbanová, Hana Lišková, Jiří Hammer.

Hornclass has always been supported by various institutions, companies, producers and instrument manufacturers, who also organise exhibitions during the courses; we highly appreciate the co-operation with Alexander Mainz, Engelbert Schmid, Ricco Kühn, Johannes Finke, Hans Hoyer, Dieter Otto,Yamaha, Wiener Horn Manufaktur, Josef Lídl Brno, Amati Kraslice, Milan Jiráček and sons, Arnold Kinkal, Libor Tománek, Brass Studio Prague, Clarina Music, Praha M Center, Dietmar Dürk and others.

Jindřich Petráš
Zdeněk Divoký
Jiří Havlík

HORN MUSIC AGENCY
Mezipolí 1092 / 6, CZ-141 00 Praha 4
hornclass@email.cz