Brno City Theater will present a Rock Mass during Easter

20 March 2024, 2:00
Brno City Theater will present a Rock Mass during Easter

Easter concerts are already a tradition at the Brno City Theatre. This Easter, the Rock Mass will be performed on Friday and Saturday at the Music Stage of the Brno City Theatre.

The Rock Mass is a musical project of the Czech composer Daniel Kyzlink and the English lyricist and songwriter John de Jong. The work combines rock and sacred music in a large orchestral arrangement. The text is based on the classical Latin Mass, which is supplemented with new texts by the author. Musically, it is a fusion of symphony, rock, pop and film music. The authors managed to give a concert première in spring 2013 with the Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra and singers from London. This work was already a success in 2017 directly on the stage of the MdB Music Stage, where it returns again after several years. The Rock Mass will take place on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 March 2024 at 7 pm.

The concert will be performed by the theatre orchestra under the baton of chief conductor Dan Kalousek. The orchestra will be accompanied by British singers Kirsten Joy Child and Gaz Twist. The Brno Municipal Theatre ensemble will also feature soloists Viktória Matušovová and Daniel Rymeš together with guest Michaela Hasalová.

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