On behalf of an personal invitation by Maestro Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Ondřej opened the Anime Mundi International Festival in Pisa by performance of Saint Ludmila oratorio by Antonín Dvořák!!! In January 2017 he will debut in Tokio with the New Japan Philharmonic!!!     

Audiogallery


 

The majority of the samples presented here consists of live recordings, or unedited studio takes.

 

!! Video channel of Ondřej Vrabec on youtube.com !!

 

 

Documentary movie :

 

"Andrew Downes - Music, Pleasure, Hope"  (on recording of symphonic work by Andrew Downes by Czech Philharmonic Orchestra under direction of Ondřej Vrabec)

 

 

Selection of conductor´s recordings :

 

C. M. von Weber : Freischütz, Ouverture

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2015)

 

M. P. Mussorgskij : Kartinki

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2014)

 

J. Suk : Fairy Tale

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2013)

 

M. I. Glinka - Ruslan and Ludmila, Ouverture

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2013)

 

J. Brahms : Academic Festival Ouverture

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2015)

 

P. I. Tchaikovski : Symphony No. 6 "Patetic"

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2013)

 

Final concerts of the Prague Spring International Music Competition in the French Horn cathegory

W. A. Mozart - Concerto No. 1 in D Major

R. Strauss - Concerto No. 2 in E flat Major

Prague Philharmonia (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2013)

 

R. Strauss : Serenade for winds, op. 7

A. Honegger : Symphony No. 2 for strings and trumpet

G. Holst : Planets - Mars, Venus, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uran, Neptun

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2012)

 

A. Dvořák : Czech suite - Pastorale, Polka, Sousedská, Romance, Furiant

L. v. Beethoven : Symphony No. 7 in A Major - 1st & 2nd movement, 3rd & 4th movement

L. v. Beethoven : Symphony No. 4. in B Major - 1st & 2nd movement, 3rd & 4th movement

W. A. Mozart : Marriage of Figaro - Ouverture

Prague Philharmonia (Seoul Arts Center, Korea, 2011) 

 

J. Haydn : Symphony No. 93 in D major - 1st & 2nd movement, 3rd & 4th movement

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2010)

 

A. Dvořák : Symphony No. 9 in E minor "From the New World" - 1st movement, 2nd movement, 3rd movement, 4th movement

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2010)

 

B. Bartók : Der Wunderbare Mandarin, suite

Moravian Philharmonic (Reduta, Olomouc, 2012) 

 

E. Elgar : „Enigma Variations“ op. 36 – „Ysobel“, „Nimrod“

Pilsen Philharmonic (Martinů Hall, Academy of the Performing Arts in Prague, 2005)

 

Carl Stamitz : Concerto in D major for viola – 3rd movement

Carl Stamitz : Concerto in A major for viola – 3rd movement

Carl Stamitz : Symphonia concertante in C major for violin and viola – 3rd movement

Gabriela Demeterová - viola, violin (by playback), Czech Philharmonic Collegium (Domovina Studio, 2005, SUPRAPHON, SU 3814-2)

 

 

Selection of solo recordings :

 


A. Rössler - Rossetti : Concerto in F Major for two horns and orchestra

Přemysl Vojta (1st horn), Ondřej Vrabec (2nd horn), Bayrisches Kammerorchester, Johannes Moessus - conductor (Bad Brückenau, 2013)

 

L. v. Beethoven : Sonata in F Major for horn and piano

Daniel Wiesner - piano (studio of the Czech Radio, Ostrava, 2013)

 

R. Strauss : Concerto No. 2 in E flat major 

Augsburg Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor K. J. Edusei (Congress hall, Augsburg, Germany, 2009)

 

R. Strauss : Concerto No. 2 in E flat major - 3rd movement
Philharmony Bohuslav Martinů Zlín, conductor Jakub Hrůša (House of Arts, Zlín, 2006)

 

R. Strauss : Concerto No. 1 in E flat major – 1st movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy (Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama, Japan, 1999)

 

J. V. Stich - Punto : Concerto No. 7 in E flat major - Andante, un poco Adagio
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yoko Matsuo (Aichi Arts Center, Nagoya, Japan, 2009)

 

J. Matěj : Concerto for trumpet, horn and trombone – 1st movement (horn cadenza), 3rd movement
trumpet : Jaroslav Halíř, trombone : Břetislav Kotrba, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Vladimír Válek (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2001)

 

B. Britten : Serenade for tenor, horn and strings - Pastoral, Nocturne, Elegy, Dirge, Hymn
Aleš Briscein - tenor, Czech Chamber Orchestra, conductor Andreas Sebastian Weiser (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2008) 

 

W. A. Mozart : Concerto No. 3 in E flat major – Rondo
State Philharmonic Košice, conductor Jerczy Swoboda (House of Arts, Košice, Slovakia, 2006)

 

E. Hlobil : Sonata – 1st movement
piano : Jarmila Panochová (studio Domovina, 1997, recorded for Czech television)

 

J. Havlík : Concerto – 2nd movement (cadenza)
Westbohemian Symphony Orchestra Mariánské Lázně, conductor Norbert Baxa (St. Nicholaus Church, Prague 2004)

 

 

Selection of orchestral solos :

 

G. Mahler : Symphony No. 5 - 1st and 2nd movement, 3rd movement, Finale
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Eliahu Inbal (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2011)

 

G. Mahler : Symphony No. 3 – 1st movement, 3rd movement, 4th movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zdeněk Mácal, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2005)

 

A. Bruckner : Symphony No. 6
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Gerd Albrecht, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2004)

 

J. Brahms - Symphony No. 4
Czech Philharmonic, conductor Myung-whun Chung (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2011)

 

G. Mahler : Symphony No. 5 - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zdeněk Mácal, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2006)

 

P. I. Tchaikovski : Symphony No. 2 – 1st movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor K. I. Kobayashi, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2001)

 

P. I. Tchaikovski : Symphony No. 5 - 2nd movement
Czech Philharmonic, conductor Zdeněk Mácal, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2005)

 

G. Mahler : Symphony No. 5 - 1st movement, 3rd movement (a), 3rd movement (b)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zdeněk Mácal, (Dvořák Hall, Rudolfinum, 2003)

 

Orchestral recordings published with kind permission of Octavia records company, Japan

 

 

Selection of chamber music recordings :

 

J. Brahms - Trio in E flat major, op. 40

H. v. Herzogenberg - Trio in D major, op. 61

A. Downes - Sonata for trio

Brahms Trio Prague (Audimax, Regensburg, 2007)

 

Ch. Dickhut : Adagio in A, Rondo, Adagio in D, Andante con Variazioni
Žofie Vokálková - flute, Lubomír Brabec - guitar (Spanish synagogue, Prague, 2010) 

 

W. A. Mozart : Serenade in E flat major - 1st movement, 2nd movement, 3rd movement, 4th movement
PhilHarmonia Octet Prague (Suk Hall, Rudolfinum, 2007)

 

I. Krejčí : Wind quintet – 1st movement, 3rd movement
Juventus Quintet (Suk Hall, Rudolfinum, 2004)

 

L. Janáček : Wind sextet „ Youth“ – 3rd movement
Juventus Quintet, bassclarinet : Petr Daňhel (Suk Hall, Rudolfinum, 2004)