Michal Kaňka - Cello




The new SACD with music by D. Shostakovich is available since February 2010. Praga digitals 250 264. (see the Discography)


Ot the 24th of September M. Kaňka together with the conductor Petr Vronský opened the new season 09/10 of the Moravian philharmonic orchestra Olomouc. On the concert which was directly transmited in the Czech radio they perfomed the 1st cello concerto by B. Martinů.


Together with the chief conductor V. Válek M. Kaňka performed the Concerto op. 104 by A. Dvořák on the opening concert of the new season 09/10 of the Czech radio symphony orchestra.


On the 11th of June 2009 M. Kaňka appeared at the gala concert which took place in the centre Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels. Together with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Z. Mácal he performed the concerto op. 104 by A. Dvořák.


The French magazine Le Mond de la Musique evalueted Michal Kanka´s last CD recording with music by M. Weinberg with the highest price „CHOC du Mois“ – February 2009.


The new SACD with music by M. Weinberg is available since January 2009. Praga digitals 250 253. (see the Discography)


Michal Kanka and the pianist Rumi Itoh have just finished their 7th regular concert tour in Japan. On several concerts in Tokyo, Kobe and Nagoya they performed pieces by M. Bruch, D. Schostakovich, A. Tcherepnin, N. Eto and C. Franck.


The highest price the „CHOC“ of the musical magazine Le Mond de la Musique September 2008 for LIVE recording with Prazak Quartet of music by Haydn, Martinu, Feld, Beethoven for the CD company Praga Digitals PRD 350 045.