Private Concerts in Prague Churches and PalacesOrder Tour Code: P 42
We organize custom-designed private concerts for individuals and groups, the most popular being organ concerts in churches. These concerts must be booked several weeks in advance, and can be coordinated with clients.
We organize private custom concerts in the Church of St. Ursula
The church of St. Ursula is situated close to the National Theatre on Narodni Street..
There are rich Baroque decorations inside - stucco from Tomass Steinfels - 1707.
On the main altar there are paintings from Jan Krystof Liska , Petr Brandl
The Catholic church is privately owned by the order of St. Ursula.
The concert can be any day from 7,00 p.m. till 8,00 p.m. , except for Catholic holidays .
We offer :
Baroque Masters Concert
The concerts must be booked 1 month in advance.
In case that this particular church is not available for the concert; we can
organize the concert in
Vladimir Roubal organ
Jan Verner trumpet
Jana Koucka soprano
The Church of st. Vojtech ( st. Adalbert )
Originally a Gothic temple it is mentioned as early as 1318 in old documents.
Except of the presbytery it was restored in the Baroque style in the years
1720-1730. By the church was built the Baroque Chapel of the Holy Cross
. Inside the Church there survived the original Gothic galleries and also
the original statue of Our Lady from the end of the 15th century. The organist
for the church was the famous Czech composer Antonin Dvorak in the years
"..........A famous legend is linked to the Church of St. James, near the entrance on the right side the dried husk of an arm still hangs, the arm of a thief. It is said that he tried to steal a statue of the Virgin Mary, as well as some valuable pearls, but was caught by the statue itself, when it came to life. It is said that it caught him by the arm and held him, till guards arrived..............."
on Sep 08, 2014
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