Saturday, November 23, 2013

PAST: MUSIC: Chamber Music Concert with Czech Violinist Josef Spacek at The Alden McLean Community Center in VA this SUN, Nov 23rd at 3:00pm, Free

Chamber Music Concert at The Alden
Sunday, November 23
Free, tickets are not required

Free chamber music concert cosponsored by the Music Friends of the Fairfax County Library and The Alden. as part of the Concerts at The Alden series

This concert will feature young Czech violinist Josef Spacek, who is  fast emerging as one of the most talented virtuosos of his generation. A student of Ida Kavafian and Jaime Laredo at the Curtis Institute of Music and Itzhak Perlman at the Juilliard School, he was laureate of the International Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels and the winner in 2009 of the Michael Hill International Violin Competition in New Zealand. He currently combines a flourishing solo career with the position of concert master of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2013 the Supraphon label released his first recital recording of works by Janacek, Smetana and Prokofiev, and Naxos released his recording of works by H. W. Ernst. He plays a Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume violin made in 1855.

The Alden - McLean Community Center
1234 Ingleside Avenue - McLean, VA 
Metro: Ballston and take the 23A bus to Old Dominion Dr. & Ingleside Ave, about a twenty minute bus ride. Walk a short distance NW, turn  right on Ingleside Ave and walk about 4 blocks on Ingleside Ave to 1234 Ingleside Ave. You can also see metro trip-planner for other possible bus options depending on where you are coming from.

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