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Göteborgs Pianofestival invites you to the music by Smetana, Dvorak, Suk, Stenhammar

On the September 1st we opens the doors to the  Gothenburg Opera and the Concerthouse

Sunday, September 1, 2024

In collaboration with the Gothenburg Opera and Kulturkalaset

Location: Lilla scenen, Gothenburg Opera


at 11:00-12:00 Live conversation about Smetana during musical life in Gothenburg in the 1850s

With Anders Carlsson & Eva Öhrström and Bengt Forsberg with musicians


at 12:30-13:45 Trio Smetana from Prague visits Gothenburg!

We are celebrating the Czech Music Year 2024!



Smetana 200 years

Dvorak 120 years

Sigh 150 years


Jitka Čechová – piano

Markéta Janoušková - violin

Jan Páleníček - cello

Josef Suk (1874 – 1935) Piano Trio in C minor op. 2

Allegro Andante Vivace

Lento maestoso. Allegro, quasi doppio movimento Poco adagio. Vivace non troppo

Andante. Vivace non troppo

Andante moderato. Allegretto scherzando


Bedrich Smetana (1824 – 1884) Macbeth and the witches

Concert Study in G minor Op. 17 „On the Sea shore A reminiscence“

Concert study in C major


Antonin Dvorak (1841 – 1904)

Piano Trio in E minor no. 4 Op. 90, "Dumky"

Lento maestoso. Vivace, quasi doppio movimento

A collaboration between the Gothenburg Piano Festival and the Czech Music Center, Smetana 200 and Trio Smetana.

Free entry with ticket.

GöteborgsOperans Café is open, so please take the opportunity to have a coffee with us. Read more about everything that happens at the Opera during the Cultural Festival at










Sunday, September 1, 2024

Location: Stenhammarsalen, Concert Hall

​at 18:00-19:30


Bedrich Smetana: Moldau arr. four-hands

Valentina Lombardo - piano

Helena Sul - piano


Valentina Lombardo: Nocturnes no. 3 Dessin's enchevêtrés

Valentina Lombardo - piano


Bedrich Smetana: Aus der Heimat

Tobias Ringborg - violin

Helena Sul - piano


Wilhelm Stenhammar: Songs (text by Bo Bergman) op. 20

1. Starry eye

2. By the window

3. Old Dutchman

4. Moonlight

5. Adagio


Song NN

Bengt Forsberg - piano




Bedrich Smetana: piano piece NN

Bengt Forsberg - piano


Bedrich Smetana: Piano trio in G minor

Moderate essay

Allegro, ma non agitato



Helena Sul - piano

Tobias Ringborg - violin

Claes Gunnarsson - cello



Tickets are purchased from Konserthuset


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