Jarmila Novotna: My Life in Song

book launch, musical tribute

října 10, 2018, 7:00 PM

[3rd Floor] An exclusive American introduction of the memoirs of Czech-American opera star and film actress, Jarmila Novotna (1907-1994). Author and editor William V. Madison will speak...
Organizátor: DAHA, BBLA

Jan Machacek: Democracy, Security and Market Economy


října 11, 2018, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] “100 years of Czechoslovakia and the USA as Partners: Democracy, Security and Market Economy,” a talk by Jan Machacek, a Czech columnist, musician and university lecturer....
Organizátor: SVU New York, BBLA, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York

Martin Nekola: Czech and Slovak New York


října 15, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Martin Nekola, curator of the exhibition "Czech and Slovak New York, 1848-2018," will take the audience on a journey through history of New York's Czech and Slovak...
Organizátor: SVU New York, BBLA, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the City Council.

Zemlinsky, Janacek, Dvorak and Their Muses

concert, talk

října 16, 2018, 7:30 - 9:30 pm

[4th Floor] Performance by Zemlinsky Quartet, illustrated talk by Nicholas Chong. Love, requited or otherwise, can spark the creation of great music. In 1865, Antonin Dvorak’s feelings...
Organizátor: Aspect Foundation

Gilded Age Newsmakers: Dvorak and Thurber


října 18, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] From the moment Czech composer Antonin Dvorak stepped ashore to assume the post of Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America in September 1892, he was besieged...
Organizátor: DAHA, Czech Center NY, BBLA