|Rhapsody! Prague Children's Music Festival Continues to be a Success|
Classical Movement's 5th annual 2006 Rhapsody! Festival was led by distinguished guest conductor Joan Gregoryk this past July in Vienna, Salzburg and Prague. Participating choirs included the Children's Chorus of Maryland, the Dulwich College Shanghai Children's Choir, the Harmonies Girls Choir and The Oakville Children's Choir. Five concerts were performed in venues including St. Stephan's Cathedral in Vienna, St. Andrä Church in Salzburg, St. Simon and Judah Church in Prague and Tyn Church in Prague. The final concert at the famous Smetana Hall in Prague included the choirs, the Prague Philharmonic Children's Choir "Kuhn", and the Virtuosi di Praga.
Classical Movements' 2007 Rhapsody! Prague Children's Music Festival will also be led by guest conductor Joan Gregoryk
July 26 - August 6, 2007. She is internationally recognized as a leader in children's vocal music. Participants for 2007 include an international roster of leading children's choirs from Hong Kong, Singapore, Prague and the United States. Rhapsody! is unique because of the wide range of activities offered, including individual concerts with orchestra, an educational workshop, sightseeing, exchange with a local choir, singing dinner, welcome dinner, farewell party, and more! Joan Gregoryk will also be the guest conductor at the 2009 Rhapsody! Prague Children's Music Festival.
Classical Movements is proud to announce that Francisco Núñez will be the guest conductor of the 2008 Rhapsody! Prague Children's Music Festival July 10-21, 2008. He is a talented composer, conductor, and leading music educator. The guest conductor for the 2010 Rhapsody! Prague Children's Music Festival will be Janet Galván. She is a leading conductor, master teacher, clinician and soloist.
We invite leading children's choirs to apply for participation in this prestigious festival. It promises to be an unforgettable musical, cultural, and educational experience for all involved. Please visit our website www.classicalmovements.com for more information.