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Acclaimed pianist and composer Dan Tepfer on classical music, improvisation, and jazz

In this week’s Arts, our guest is the New York-based jazz pianist and composer Dan Tepfer, who has received great acclaim for his take on J.S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations as well as other projects. Dan Tepfer was in the Czech Republic this week for a special performance at Prague Castle as part of the American Spring.

 
 
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Amanita Design is the independent Czech game design studio behind the point-and-click adventure games Machinarium and…

 
 
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Exhibition explores elements of punk in…

Punk as an artistic style is usually associated with music and fashion but Prague’s Jaroslav Fragner Gallery last year…

 
 
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Main task was not messing up “big story…

The top Book of the Year prize at the prestigious Magnesia litera awards has just gone to Básník, or Poet, which is…

 
 
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American turns passion for children’s…

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Days of European Film will offer top…

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