22nd International Bagpipe Festival
STRAKONICE / 25th – 28th August 2016

Program

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Úterý 02.08

09:00 - 17:00, Maltese hall

(od 02.08 do 28.08)

Portraits, costumes, bagpipes

Ivana Řandová

Exhibitions of photographs from previous festivals

09:00 - 17:00, Castle - Hall U Kata

(od 02.08 do 28.08)

Svanda Wanted

Investigation after the legend and the legendary bagpiper

Exhibition with pictures and advertising shields

On 25th of August at 8:00 PM guided tour with author of the exhibition Mr. Ondrej Fibich, and theatrical group Celakovsky from Strakonice.

Čtvrtek 25.08

09:00, Castle - Museum

(od 25.08 do 25.09)

Historical bagpipe, an instrument of Kings and beggars

Historical bagpipes, renewed and fixed with a help of iconography from 13th till 17th century

Curator: Mag. Miloslav Vaváček

20:00 - 20:45, Castle - Hall U Kata

Svanda Wanted

Guided tour with author of the exhibition, Mr. Ondrej Fibich and theatral group Celakovsky from Strakonice

21:00, Castle courtyard

J. K. Tyl: Bagpiper of Strakonice or Wild women feast

A traditional "Bagpiper story", performed by theatrical group Celakovsky from Strakonice.

Director Václav Novák

Pátek 26.08

15:00, Castle and surroundings

Old-bohemian fair

Together with Saturday´s program full of Mediterranean bagpipers and dancers there will be a small square and lane, full of Italian delights, coffee, pizzas, pasta,wine and sweet by the St.Margaret church

15:00, Castle - III. courtyard

(od 26.08 do 28.08)

European meeting of bagpipe manufacturers

15:00, Castle courtyard

Let´s sing with Pracheňáček, or We are looking forward to bagpipers

Young musicians and dancers sing and dance with and for childern

Directed and commentated by Jaroslav Bašta

Práchňáček and bagpipers of elementary art schools in Strakonice and Blatná

17:00, Strakonice town

Parade of festival participiants

Parade of festival participiants through the town starts at the market place and follows to brewery, castle and ends at the open-air cinema.

It happenes very often that bands have a break and play and dance on the streets.

A joyfull slowly marching parade, always very well visited

19:00, Open-air cinema

KASACI - International opening ceremony

Opening act of 22nd International Bagpipe Festival

Directed by Zdenek Vejvoda, commentated by Michaela Vondrackova

Bands from Bulgary, France, Netherlands, Croatia, Italy, Latvia, Hungary, Germany, Austria, Greece, Slovakia, England, Scotland and Czech Republic

22:00 - 23:00, Otava embankment, Jan Palach´s Bridge, Katovická Str.

Opening ceremony

Videomapping with short film and cartoon, live music, firework

23:00, Castle courtyard

Medieval bagpipe in a castle and around

Thundering drums a medieval bagpipes play the staring role at this thrilling program.

Directed by Míla Vaváček, commentated by Miroslav Valha

On the stage are bands from Germany (Spilwut), Slovakia (Spojené huky Slovenska), Netherlands (HAilander) and Czech Republic (Del Gratia, Aiwa! tribe, Peregrin)

 

23:00,

Let´s have a beer together

Funny songs and funnier story telling by a good pint of  bitter.

Directed and commentated by Irena Novotná and Petr Buršík

Sobota 27.08

09:00, Church of St. Margareth

Let the bright sun shinig

Spiritual music from Bohemia, Austria and surroundings

Directed by Sepp Pichler, commentated by Ladislav Randa

Common with Steyrische Bordunmusik (Austria), Pošumavská dudácká muzika and very special guest, Mr. Tomáš Spurný

10:00, Castle courtyard

What happens if I don´t get married this year?

Familiar ceremony in Strakonice and surroundings is a theme for bagpipers and dancers from Strakonice and surroundings.

Directed by Irena Novotná

Commentated by Irena Novotná and Jaroslav Bašta

Following performers take part: Blatenští dudáci, Malá a Velká dudácká muzika ZUŠ Strakonice, Elčovická dudácká muzika, Mladá duácká muzika, Prácheňský soubor písní a tanců, Prácheňáček, Strakoňáček, Strakonická dudácká muzika, Švandova dudácká muzika and other czech bagpipers

12:00, Castle - III. courtyard

Bagpipes manufacturer presenting their products

13:00, Castle courtyard

Dance show of foreign bands

Folk dances from European regions

Directed and commentated by Zdenšk Vejvoda

Folk bands from Bulgary, Italy, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Slovakia and Turkey will dance and play for us

13:00, Castle Knight´s hall

After one hundred years is Čeněk Zíbrt back in Strakonice

Reconstruction of national-revivalist program, originaly called as "Bagpipe Meeting"

With this program was Czech and Moravian bagpipe music newly rediscovered after the end of World War I

Directed and commentated by: Jan Kouba and Zdeněk Duda

Ludmila Vilánková (violin) and Martin Matějka (bagpipe)

14:30, Castle Maltese hall

If the little critters play, they sing with our kids today

Funny program for our smallest

Directed and commentated by Irena Novotná

15:00, Open-air cinema

Play for me, Gaidoshka

Ethnical program of Moravian and Slovak bagpipe (there called as Gajdy) music.

Directed and commentated by Míla Vaváček

On the stage with: Gajdoši z Kopanic (Starý Hrozenkov), Rukynadudy (Frenštát pod Radhoštěm), Ponitran (Nitra-SVK), Kobylka (Bratislava - SVK), Lubomír Tatarka a Spojené huky Slovenska (SVK)

17:00, Castle courtyard

Czech bagpipers meet under Rumpal tower

Czech bagpipers meet under Rumpal tower

On the stage we welcome Furiant České Budějovice, Národopisný soubor z postřekova, Rokytí Rokycany, also Czech bagpipers

Directed by Josef Kuneš

Commentated by  Josef Kuneš and Kamil Jindřich

17:00, House of culture

Contrasts

Traditional show

When the bagpipes are flying around the world

Directed and commentated by Zdenek Vejvoda

Bands from Italy, Czech Republic, Latvia, Germany and Austria fly with us

19:30, Open-air cinema

All around the world we fly

Humorously, but instructive, instructive, but comical and first of all musical travelogue

Directed and commentated by David Pavlíček

We will travel and enjoy music and dance  together with bands from Bulgary, France, Netherlands, italy, Hungary, Germany, Austria, Greece, Slovakia, Spain, Great Britain and Czech Republic

22:30, Castle courtyard

Flaming bagpipes

Night show with medieval bagpipes, wild rock music and flames

Directed by Mila Vavacek, commentated by Miroslav Valha

Feitel (AUT), Clamortis (CZ), Gnomus Electric (CZ), Firelovers (CZ), Aurum (CZ)

22:30, House of culture

All bands, play just happily for all of us

Bagpipers ball with dance lessons for everyone, accompanying by bagpipers from Strakonice, Czech bagpipers and some players from other countries

Directed and commentated by Irena Novotná and Jaroslav Bašta

 

Neděle 28.08

09:00, Church of St. Margareth

International mass

10:00, Castle courtyard

Matinée of foreign ensembles

Chamber bands play and remember Neil Smith, The Big Bagpiper with a small bagpipes

Direction: Irena Novotná, accompanying comment: Irena Novotná and Roman Novák

Memories coming from bands from Croatia, Latvia, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Scotland and England

11:30, Castle - Museum

Historical bagpipe, an instrument of Kings and beggars

historical bagpipes, renewed and fixed with a help of iconography from 13th till 17th century

A lecture, guided by author Mag. Miroslav Vavacek

13:00, Strakonice town

Parade of festival participiants

Farewell parade of festival participiants through the town starts at the market place and follows to brewery, castle and ends at the open-air cinema.

It happenes very often that bands have a break and play and dance on the streets.

A joyfull slowly marching parade, always very well visited

15:00 - 17:00, Open-air cinema

Gala concert of foreign bands

Bands from 14 countries take part at our farewell-party after 3 days of music and joy of bagpipe tunes.

Performance directed and commented by Zdeněk Vejvoda.

15:00 - 17:00, Castle courtyard

Gala concert of foreign bands

Bands from 14 countries take part at our farewell-party after 3 days of music and joy of bagpipe tunes.

Performance directed and commented by David Pavlíček.

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