MAY 2018

Martinů for the first time in Zambia

At the beginning of May, Martinů’s music was performed for the first time in Zambia during the first year of the Lusaka Art Festival, which was founded by Zambian enthusiasts and several embassies. Cellist Martin Sedlák, who won the Bohuslav Martinu Foundation Competition in 1997, performed Variations on a Theme of Slovak Folk Song, H 378 by Bohuslav Martinů together with pianist Latvian Agnes Eglina.

Martin Sedlák, Bohuslav Martinů Foundation Competition 1997