David Danel

Thursday 26 April, 01:00 pm
Hafez Theater Blackbox

Iannis Xenakis Mikka (1978)
Elia Koussa Sermon of an ex-statue (2017)
Mika Pelo Silent Voyage (2017)
Miroslav Srnka This long town of White to cross (2004)
Martin Marek Salvataggio di due S. (2004)
Susumu Yoshida Esprit de l’arbre / Kodama 1 (1977)
John Cage Chorals (1978)

David Danel received his musical education in violin performance at the Janáček Conservatory of Music in Ostrava and at the University of Ostrava Institute of the Arts. Danel has won prizes in several national and international competitions including the L. van Beethoven International Violin Competition and the L. Janáček Violin Competition Brno. He appeared as soloist with orchestras (Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava, Capella Istropolitana, Slovak Chamber Orchestra, etc) in the Czech Republic and abroad (Spain, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Holland, Switzerland) and he performed as soloist at such festivals. Between 2000 – 2011 he was a member and Assistant Leader of the PKF – Prague Philharmonia and Guest Lecturer at the University of Ostrava. He is also founder of a string quartet fama Q. Since 2005 David Danel regularly teaches solo violin and chamber music courses at the international Crescendo Summer Institute of Arts in Tokaj, Hungary. David Danel enjoys looking for ways to bring the violin into new mediums, and occasionally cooperates with dancers, choreographers, visual artists, narrators, he is a guest member of the Prague Improvisation Orchestra. He frequently premieres new works by Czech composers.