MUSIC – Bridge Between Nations
featuring Martin Vydra and Ricardo Itaborahy
Czech Nepomuk (birthplace of St. John of Nepomuk) and Brazilian São João Nepomuceno – two cities that connect St. John of Nepomuk across the ocean. Classic music in honor of St. John of Nepomuk from various centuries and continents, and Czech, Portuguese and German national songs. Planned 2,5 years after the original dates.
Concert guest Mark Pacoe on organ
St. Louis St. John Nepomuk Church September 17 (3 PM)
Concert and Holy Mass in the oldest Czech church in the Americas
Concert guest Klára Moldová on violin
All shows: Voluntary admission
With the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic. The personal patronage of Tomáš Czernin, chairperson of Standing Senate Commission on Compatriots Living Abroad. Organized by the city of Nepomuk, Czech Republic in cooperation with Consulates General of the Czech Republic in Chicago and New York, Consulado Geral do Brasil em Chicago, East River Catholics, Czech Mission – Brookfield, Archdiocese of St. Louis and Nichols Concert Hall.