Josef Vejvoda
Jazzman s polkovou krví
skladatel, kapalník, dirigent, nakladatel, hráč na bicí

 

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JOSEF VEJVODA 70 

2016-02-29

CD 1 - LOOKING BACK 
CD 2 - CELEBRATION
 
Josef Vejvoda sure knew to pick right family to  get born into!
 
 

 

 

 


 




Anniversary Concert of Josef Vejvoda 

2015-11-26

 

 

 

Ukázka z koncertu - Novelty  Concerto – 2. věta - Lento

Josef Vejvoda 70 - 2 Melodramy 

Josef Vejvoda  - Five Pieces for, Viola & Harp 

Josef Vejvoda - David a Goliáš 

Josef Vejvoda  – Parafráze  pro violu

 

Antonín  Matzner věnoval albu CD JOSEF  VEJVODA  70   pořad JAZZOFON  

recenze  od  Ivana Kotta  
 

Více fotografií naleznete ve fotogalerii

Autorem fotografií je Pavel Vácha

 

 

 



October 11 and 12, Josef Vejvoda celebrated his 70th birthday with concerts performed during 37th International Jazz Festival Prague 2015 in Reduta. 

2015-11-18


October 11, CBC Big Band played Josef Vejvoda's compositions:                           

Novelty  Concerto – 1.  Allegretto    https://youtu.be/yT-rDb07z_s

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band   AGOGO  https://youtu.be/XCn1MY4c14U

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band   CHILDHOOD     https://youtu.be/86C4y2OYih4

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band   Cat´s Dream   https://youtu.be/h2cNO_yjBNs

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band  Old Time        https://youtu.be/aiEXHF7HM6U

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band  -  Sarka    https://youtu.be/3xAdQ0JfOmY

Josef Vejvoda 70   CBC Big Band   REGARDS TO CHICK      https://youtu.be/U7pXiH4MMNU

 

October 12, Jiri Stivin, Karel Ruzicka, Emil Viklicky, Frantisek Uhlir, Jiri Valek, Petr Dvorsky and world-renowned graphic artist Vladimir Suchanek came to wish Josef Happy Birthday and to play:                   

Josef Vejvoda 70 & Vl. Suchánek   Reduta 12. 10.2015    https://youtu.be/nkpHZPMfgUY

Josef Vejvoda 70 - Stivín, Viklický, Uhlíř, Válek - Autumn Leaves  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEVHT7L9N-w&feature=youtu.be

Josef Vejvoda 70   - K.- Růžička,  P. Dvorský – Sister Sadie  https://youtu.be/T4rexYIzD9M

JOSEF VEJVODA  TRIO    Reduta - JV 70   12.10. – Rondo For, My Children  https://youtu.be/ik6dmfRcaVs

 



JANÁČKŮV MÁJ 2015 - JOSEF VEJVODA TRIO, Michal ŽÁČEK – SOČR 

2015-06-22

Josef Vejvoda: „Celebration“ pro saxofon, jazzové trio a orchestr

 

 

 

 

 



25 Jahre Musikverein MILDENAU Ehrengast und Dirigent Josef Vejvoda 

2015-04-28

 

 

 



Melodrama - live 

2014-11-19

Melodrama – live

Josef Vejvoda / Rainer Maria Rilke

SPEAK AND MARVEL, ANGEL

a melodrama to Seventh Elegy by Rainer Maria Rilke,

( R.M. Rilke Duino Elegies )

http://youtu.be/DRgVePgmDeE

Music - Josef Vejvoda

Alfred Strejcek – reciter

JOSEF VEJVODA TRIO

Jiri Valek –  flute

Orchestra ATLANTIS

Conductor:  Vitezslav Podrazil

 




Josef Vejvoda's Clarinet Quartet No.1 

2014-04-22

Josef Vejvoda's Clarinet Quartet No.1 was first performed at the Prague Conservatory April 2, 2014

The quartet consisted of:
P. Beltramini, L. Peterkova, M. Polak and M. Rericha.
 
 
 
 
Klarinetový kvartet 1. věta
 
Klarinetový kvartet 2. věta
 
Klarinetový kvartet 3. věta
 
Video:
 
 
 
 


PRAGUE VIOLA RHAPSODY TŘÍKRÁLOVÝ KONCERT K ROKU ČESKÉ HUDBY 

2014-01-22

Parafráze pro violu, jazzové trio a orchestr zazněla na  koncertu 6.1.2014

 
 

PRAGUE VIOLA RHAPSODY TŘÍKRÁLOVÝ KONCERT K ROKU ČESKÉ HUDBY

 
PROGRAM:
  Sylvie Bodorová (nar. 1954)
     Plankty Passion Plays, Music for Viola and Symphony Orchestra (1982)
     Symfonie č. 1 „Con le campane“ pro bicí a velký symfonický orchest (2011)
 
Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)
     Harold v Itálii - Symfonie pro sólovou violu a symfonický orchestr, op. 16
Jan Coleman (nar. 1960)
     „Three Meditations on Compassion“ pro housle, violu a smyčce, 
     tympány a harfu (2011)
Josef Vejvoda (nar. 1945)
     Parafráze pro violu, jazzové trio a orchestr
 
 
INTERPRETI:
  Symfonický Orchestr Českého Rozhlasu
Jitka Hosprová - viola
Pavel Fischer - housle
Josef Vejvoda Trio
Leoš Svárovský - dirigent
 
http://www.ceskedotekyhudby.cz/ceske-doteky-hudby/program/140106
 
 


Josef Vejvoda – „PARAPHRASE FOR VIOLA & ORCHESTRA“ 

2013-10-25

  World Premiere

Josef Vejvoda – „PARAPHRASE FOR VIOLA &  ORCHESTRA“ 

Video - Parafráze pro violu a orchestr II. Lento

CONCERT PROGRAM

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Live on  ČT ART 30. 11.  21:20


PRAG - SUPER QUARTET – Burgthann 28.6.2013 

2013-07-16

 

K.Růžička senior - pi,  Fr.Uhlíř - b, J. Vejvoda – dr, K.Růžička junior - sax,

 

Prague Super Quartet - Four

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wP6R_w55ayI&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet - Alone Together

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKJF6jLCtJk&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet – Recorda Me

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knOFFwS1kts&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet - Child Is Born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AvBqHE8KZs&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet - I Love You

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=816MhVwaXS8&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet – Footprints

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b366V7fF0HY&feature=em-upload_owner

 

Prague Super Quartet - St. Thomas

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRqDcj3Izd0&feature=em-upload_owner



Awards for Josef Vejvoda in the composition competition at the Jan Václav Stich's festival - Punto in Zehusice 

2013-07-10

 

 

 

 

Certifikát - skladatelská soutěž  HORNFORUM - KRÁL SLÁVY

Certifikát - skladatelská soutěž  HORNFORUM - MATKO BOŽÍ

Certifikát - skladatelská soutěž HORNFORUM - NOVELTY



Bronze star 2013 belongs to a musician Josef Vejvoda 

2013-06-03

Bronze stars representing important jazz musicians will be installed into the “sidewalk of fame” on Friday at Mikulovske square in front of KK birthplace.

This year's star belongs to a musician Josef Vejvoda. His  composition “Hommage a' Karel Krautgartner” was performed during Prague Spring 2012 festival.The celebration in front of the house Nr. 25/26 starts at 4:30 PM with a concert performed by students of Mikulov ZUS.
The unveiling of the star will happen at 5 PM. 
After a year jazz lovers and enthusiasts can look forward to another dose of regular jazz evenings organized in Mikulov in honor of their famous native son Karel Krautgartner.
 

To listen to PRAGUE SUPER QUARTET, please see attachment with mp3

As a drummer Josef Vejvoda won the survey All Stars Band many times and represented Czech jazz in Czech Republic as well as abroad.

He collaborated and recorded with outstanding musicians such as George Mraz, Tony Scott, John Surman, Lou Blackburn, Benny Bailey, Joe Newman, Ted Curson, Barre Phillipss, Toots Thilemans, Dave Friedman, Scott Robinson and others.

Vejvoda's compositions were played and are played by well-known orchestras such as Janacek, Hradec, Teplice Philharmonic Orchestra, Suk's Chamber Orchestra, Queens of Classics, Orchestra Atlantis, and soloists such as Pavel Sporcl, Josef Suk, professor Jiri Hlavac, violist Jitka Hosprova and others.

He also enjoys success with vocal and spiritual music. His compositions are sung by Prague Chamber Choir, Moravian Teachers and other children and mixed choirs.

Recently Josef Vejvoda finished two melodramas for Rilke's poems and Kafka's stories for string orchestra, jazz quartet and a reciter Alfred Strejcek. Melodrama Remembering Tony Scott will be heard in Lidice, June 14th 2013 during CELEBRATORY CONCERT FOR LIDICE.

 
 
 
 


The Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra and Josef Vejvoda Trio 

2012-12-03

 

The Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra and Josef Vejvoda Trio met in Suk's hall in the Pardubice's house of music.

Josef Vejvoda commented on this unusual experience:

 
“I already played many concerts, but I never experienced standing ovations during the first part of the concert. I was, as a composer, in a very good company, so I appreciate it even more.”
 
 

A sneak peek from Josef Vejvoda Trio, featuring Petr Kral – Encore – 7 November 2012 Pardubice

Review of the concert in Denik magazine.

 
  
  
 
 
 
 


VEJVODA'S BAND CELEBRATE 150 years FROM HIS TURN 

2012-08-27

1. Bandmaster  Josef  Vejvoda * 1834

2. Bandmaster  Josef  Vejvoda *1971
 
3. Bandmaster Jaromír  Vejvoda * 1902
 
4. contemporary Bandmaster  Josef  Vejvoda * 1945
 
   

  
 
 

 



VEJVODA´S BAND - TRIBUTE TO THE THREE CZECH GREAT COMPOSER 

2012-07-19

 

Jaromir Vejvoda * 28.3.2002,  Karel Vacek * 21.3.2002,  and Josef Pocar *14.3.2002
8.9.2012, 3 p.m. PRIRODNI DIVADLO KONOPISTE
 
YouTube http://youtu.be/mbp6W7EMnGQ
 
 


MEETING WITH PRESIDENT HAVEL 

2012-01-04

1990
Vaclav Havel invited American President G.Bush to Prague
Concert for Mr President G.Bush

Shirley Temple, George Bush and Musician


Letter from Mr President G.Bush

Letter from G.Bush and George and Barbara Bush


1994
Personal Invitation - Meeting with Bill Clinton

Pozvánka od presidenta Havla


2003
Concert for Mr President Havel
/ Josef Vejvoda Trio & Benny Bailey /

Koncert na Hradě s B. Bailey a Setkání s Havlem 31.1.2003




Josef Vejvoda Quartet - Unterferrieden 

2011-10-29



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