CASTLE - PROGRAM


THURSDAY, AUGUST 25.

18:00 Welcome of foreign Guests

Castle Terraces (non-public)

19:30 When Bonapart started Wars - military and historical songs from South Bohemia and Pošumaví

Castle Courtyard, Directed by: T. Spurný and Accompanying remarks: M. Škoda

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26.

10.00 There's on the Courtyard, chirping morning Bagpipe. - singing with Prachin Ensemble (Prácheňáček) and their guests

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: J. Bašta

12.30 Visiting Card of foreign Guests - bagpipe bands concert

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: Z. Vejvoda

14:00 Zora Soukupová - The Soul of Southbohemian Ethnography - lecture at the occasion of 100th anniversary of birth of the co-founder of IBF Strakonice

The Knight Hall, Directed and Accompanying remarks: M. Macková

15.00 There's Home, where we sing. - program of Southbohemian and Westbohemian Ensembles and their guests

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: M. Rusek

23.00 Music masters, play for us. - amusing musical meeting of czech ensembles

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: J. Kuneš

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27.

10.00 If only gave the Lord, so the Bagpiper would marry me. - regional program of Ensembles, bagpipes bands and bagpipers from Strakonice

Castle Courtyard,  Directed by: I. Novotná, J. Kolářová and Accompanying remarks: M. Hodina

12.30 Dance visiting Card of foreign Ensembles

Castle courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: Z. Vejvoda

13.00 We are small Craftsmen, Singers and Dancers. - playful program for children, collective singing and playing

Maltese Hall, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: I. Novotná

14:00 Magic at Bagpiper's Pipe

The Knight Hall, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: M. Vaváček

15.00 Rendezvous under Rumpál tower. - program of southbohemian and westbohemian ensembles and their guests.

Castle Courtyard, Directed by Z. Vejvoda and Accompanying remarks: J. Frühauf, M. Šantora

18.00 Young Pilseners play and sing - folk songs and bagpipe music adapted by composers of Czechoslovakian and Czech Radio

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: Z. Vejvoda

21.30 Medieval Bagpipes at Castle and around

Castle Courtyard, Directed by: M. Vaváček, Accompanying remarks: M. Valha

SUNDAY, AUGUST 28.

10.00 We will sing, We will play, Let's make the whole Castle dance. - program of children's folk ensembles

Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: J. Bašta

10.00 Contrast - Bagpipes in various music genres

The Knight Hall, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: I. Novotná

11.30 Presentation of Bagpipes and Burdun Instruments Makers

III. Castle Courtyard, Directed by and Accompanying remarks: M. Vaváček

15.00 Closing Galaconcerts of foreign Ensembles

Castle courtyard (Z. Vejvoda), Open-air cinema (D. Pavlíček)


ADDITIONAL PROGRAM

Old Bohemian Fair at Castle under Jelenka Tower

26.08. - 28. 08.

Švanda the Bagpiper (not only) in Strakonice - exhibiton in Maltese Hall and Hall U Kata

Exhibition was created in cooperation with National Museum of Prague. It reminds a theatre folk tale from 1847 written by J. K. Tyl. His insiration was southbohemian legend of the Bagpiper from Strakonice.

10:00 - 17:00

New Exposition of bagpipes and bagpipers' traditions in Museum of the Middle Pootaví, Strakonice Castle

09:00 - 17:00

Europian meeting of bagpipes' producers at III. Castle Courtyard

26.08 - 27.08.