František Brikcius


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Duo Brikcius

  The Duo Brikcius is chamber music ensemble created by two young promising cellists (brother and sister) Anna Brikcius and František Brikcius. Both founding members have a great deal with solo cello repertoire. They both decided to increase their repertoire with music written for this unusual combination (with great hidden potential) of two cellos.

http://www.Brikcius.com - DUO BRIKCIUS, Anna Brikciusova: Czech Cellist & Frantisek Brikcius - Czech Cellist, Predavani cen MKCR "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour Preview" (Praha, Ceske muzeum hudby, 2008)

Anna Brikciusová (Duo Brikcius)

  Czech cellist Anna Brikciusová was born in Prague, into a family with a distinguished cultural background. From early childhood she began to play the cello. After her studies at the Prague Conservatory, in cello classes of Prof. Jaroslav Kulhan and Prof. Viktor Moučka, Anna graduated under the tutelage of Prof. Vladan Kočí. Cello consultations with Prof. Stanislav Apolín. She has actively participated in many international cello master classes. French Academy (Prof. J. Bárta), Jihlava International Master classes (Prof. D. Sella, Prof. E. Rattay), International Cello Interpretation Master classes (Prof. S. Apolín). She has performed in the Czech Republic, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Anna Brikciusová plays a "Benjamin Patočka" cello made in 1913. Together with her brother František Brikcius, she is a founder member of the "Duo Brikcius". They will both appear as part of the "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" in the Czech Republic (Praha, Brno, Klatovy, Točník, Velké Březno, Teplice, Jičín, Boskovice, Lidice, Telč, Praha - Šeberov, Louny, Chotěboř, Praha - Chodov, Veselí nad Moravou, Praha - Vysočany, Praha - Slivenec Radnice, Louny, Turnov, Frýdlant, Praha - Petrovice, Polešovice, Tábor, Beroun, Rájec - Jestřebí, Plzeň, Kladno, ...) and abroad (Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom). More information is available on websites http://www.Brikcius.com .

http://www.Brikcius.com - DUO BRIKCIUS, Anna Brikciusova: Czech Cellist - opening concert "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" (Prague, Stone Bell House, GHMP, 2008)
František Brikcius (Duo Brikcius)

  Czech cellist František Brikcius was born in Prague, into a family with a distinguished cultural background. From early childhood he began to play the cello. He was accepted into the Janáček Academy of Music (JAMU) in Brno after completing his study of the absolutory at the Prague Conservatoire, under Professor Jaroslav Kulhan. As a student at JAMU František studied in Bedřich Havlík’s cello class. He furthered his study at The Toho Gakuen Academy in Japan, and continues his studies with master classes under the guidance of Professor Anna Shuttleworth in United Kingdom. He graduated under the tutelage of Professor Evžen Rattay. He has actively participated in many international cello master classes. French Academy (Prof. J. Bárta), Terezín Composers International Master classes (Prof. D. Sella), Summer Academy in Semmering (Prof. C. Onsczay, Prof. T. Kühne), Eton Cello Master classes (Prof. J. Goritzki, Prof. Melissa Phelps, Prof. Anna Shuttleworth), Jerusalem Academy Master classes in Jezreel Valley (Prof. S. Magen), Terezín Composers Master classes in Israel (Prof. D. Sella). He has performed in Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Poland, Slovakia, Russia, Turkey, Sweden and the United Kingdom. František Brikcius plays a "George Kriwalski" cello made in 1904. Together with his sister Anna Brikcius, he is a founder member of the "Duo Brikcius". More information about František Brikcius and his projects ("Prague - Brno: 6 Contemporary composers for cello solo in the interpretation of František Brikcius", "Tartini's L'Arte dell'Arco in the interpretation of František Brikcius". "7 Candles", "Weinberger Tour", "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour", "MAKANNA" & "eSACHERe") is available on websites http://www.Brikcius.com , http://www.FaceBook.com/Brikcius & http://www.Twitter.com/Brikcius .
http://www.Brikcius.com - Frantisek Brikcius: Czech cellist, Talich Chamber Orchestra & Jan Talich: conductor - Concert "7 Candles" (Prague, Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - NG, 2006)

http://www.Brikcius.com - Frantisek Brikcius: Czech Cellist & Anna Brikciusova: Czech Cellist - project "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" (Luigi Boccherini, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gioacchino Rossini, Paul Hindemith, Gideon Klein, Irena Kosikova, Anna Brikciusova & Frantisek Brikcius)


The main ideas of Duo Brikcius are:
- Study and perform works written for two cellos
- Enable creation and performance of works that are not well know to the audience
- Give courage to all contemporary composers (regardless to the nationality or the age) in creating music for this ensemble
- Keep the tradition of already known composers
- Present Czech music culture abroad
- Bring other people joy of music


"Života děj vane, či vleče mě sem i tam, leč jiskra vzpomínky zůstává mi ku svitu navzdory temnotě - - mnoho zdaru vám, Brikciusové!"
Vít Kremlička


http://www.Brikcius.com - Frantisek Brikcius: Czech Cellist & Anna Brikciusova: Czech Cellist - project "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" (Luigi Boccherini, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gioacchino Rossini, Paul Hindemith, Gideon Klein, Irena Kosikova, Anna Brikciusova & Frantisek Brikcius), USA & Canada


  Czech cello duo "Duo Brikcius" of siblings Anna Brikciusová and František Brikcius is appearing as part of the festival "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" on concerts in the Czech Republic (Praha, Brno, Chotěboř, Lidice, Točník, Velké Březno, Veselí nad Moravou, Jičín, Boskovice, Praha - Šeberov, Klatovy, Praha - Chodov, Praha - Vysočany, Praha - Slivenec, Radnice, Louny, Turnov, Frýdlant, Praha - Petrovice, Polešovice, Tábor, Beroun, Rájec - Jestřebí, Plzeň, Kladno, ...), and abroad (Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Poland, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom, ...).

http://www.Brikcius.com - Frantisek Brikcius: Czech Cellist & Anna Brikciusova: Czech Cellist - poster "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" (Luigi Boccherini, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gioacchino Rossini, Paul Hindemith, Gideon Klein, Irena Kosikova, Anna Brikciusova & Frantisek Brikcius)

  "Duo Brikcius - 2 Cellos Tour" project of two Czech cellists, sister and brother Anna Brikciusová & František Brikcius is following previous projects related to Jewish / Terezín music ("Weinberger Tour" & "7 Candles") organized in the cooperation with the Jewish Museum in Prague. In addition to Fantasie IV (2008) by the Czech composer and organist Irena Kosíková, this will feature the premiere of Duo for Violin and Cello (1939–40) by the Jewish composer Gideon Klein, as arranged for two cellos. On the programme is less know repertoire of famous composers such as Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805), Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1863), Paul Hindemith (1895-1963), Gideon Klein (1919-1945) and Irena Kosíková (2008). More information is available on websites http://www.Brikcius.com .

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