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Leger

Spent a day hiking in the landscape of particular beauty along the river of Leger that inspired Angela Duval. We have called our duo Deliou (Leaves) after a poem by this great Breton poet. Passing through the spring forest, listening to a wild concert of birdsongs to the point where Leger reaches the ocean. Within spring the riverbanks turn into …

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Deliou in Brittany

Painting by Sed Ocyan

Spring Deliou artistic residence in Douarnenez, Brittany. Lazy Sunday afternoon after gigs. We played for the Atelier Opening of Sebastien Ocyan, a talented artist, who painted Deliou Ar Wenojenn CD front picture. See one of his beautiful paintings above here. The smell of salt in the marina of Douarnenez. Silence disturbed just by the low tide and seagulls laughter. Gentle …

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Deliou Ar Wenojenn – New CD out!

Releasing our second violin – celtic harp CD with Célestine Doedens from Brittany – duo Deliou ( Leaves)! We have been playing together for five years. We called it Ar Wenojenn (means Path in Breton) Compositions inspired by travels all around Europe plus a couple of traditional melodies. Recorded in Soundevice studio Prague. Engineered, mixed and mastered by Boris Carloff. Artwork …

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Jitka Malczyk – Fire and Ice

Fire and Ice is my new composition that I am very happy to share in this video! Behind  this music and images there are incredible moments I experienced in Iceland while hiking the Laugavegur trail and climbing up close to the famous volcano of Eyjafjallajökull. The massive eruption of his monster caused the air travel disruption around Europe in 2010. …

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Magic of Mazurka dance

    Last week we played together with Mikuláš Bryan, dancer, singer, musician, translator… I sometimes appreciate playing for dancers. They give you a nice feedback on the rhythm, phrasing….I enjoy the resonance… I realized again how much I like mazurka and how little we know about this dance in this country. Pity! Mazurka is one of my favourite dances …

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DELIOU ( LEAVES ) Winter Tour in Bohemia (CZ/FR)

My musical colleague, dear friend and harpist from Brétagne Célestine Doedens is coming to give some gigs with me in the Czech Republic at the beginning of December! Together we are called Deliou, which means Leaves in the language of Bretagne, the language that she can speak fluently. She comes from the area of Bretagne where the breton poet Angela …

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Irish airs and compositions with the Symphonic Orchestra of Kladno

Last week we gave a concert with my duo with Vojtěch Jindra  ( the fiddle and the acoustic guitar) together with the Symphonic Orchestra of Kladno. The orchestra with its more than a hundred years tradition has been running a lovely series of concerts called ” Magic of Music ” where besides their classical repertoire they invite artists from different …

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Our band Lakuna CD release in the heart of Prague

Releasing a new CD with a Bohemian chanson band called LAKUNA very soon in Malostranská beseda – a popular concert venue in the very heart of Prague! November 11th 2016 – it is the big night : a concert and our CD release with many nice guests..! You are very welcome! A charismatic chanson singer and acordeonist Petra Kuna Hynčíková …

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Neotrad on the road to Moravia

We had a good time releasing Neotrad CD with our friends in Dundee Jam in my hometown Kladno… Thanks also to DJ Silverman & Company for the afterparty:) We are heading to Moravia with Vojtěch tomorrow, to Brno to play  live for Radio Proglas and in the evening to give a concert in the historical university town of Olomouc… There …

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