Petr Popelka makes his debut with the SWR Symphony Orchestra
February 28, 2023
On Wednesday 1 March, Petr Popelka will make his long-awaited debut with SWR Symphony Orchestra at Stuttgart’s Liederhalle. Joined by violinist Josef Špaček, the programme will include Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber, Barber’s Violin Concerto, and Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances. Tune in for the livestream on SWR2, 1pm CET on 1 March. Following the first two performances in Stuttgart, the concert will repeat at Congress Center Rosengarten, Mannheim, for a final performance on Saturday 4 March.
Petr and Josef have previously collaborated on several occasions, notably at an all-Czech evening with the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra in December 2021. Watch the performance.