About Kateřina Englichová
After she graduated from the Prague Conservatoire, Kateřina Englichová was provided the Fulbright award for studies at Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia. In summer 2017, she graduated from Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” in Berlin. She was collaborating with many prominent artists and ensembles from the Czech Republic (Josef Suk, Pavel Šporcl, Ivan Ženatý, Martin Kasík, Vilém Veverka, Škampa Quartet, Pražák Quartet, Pavel Haas Quartet, Ensemble Inégal, Prague Philharmonic Choir, Prague Philharmonic Children’s Choir or Boni Pueri) as well as from abroad (Mstislav Rostropovich, Carol Wincenc, Gerard Causé, Cindy Phelps, Robert Davidovici, Michael Kofler). Also, she is laureate of many musical awards worldwide. Kateřina Englichová’s solo career includes performances with conductors Jakub Hrůša, Jiří Bělohlávek, Zdeněk Mácal, Kaspar Zehnder, Petr Vronský, Ondřej Kukal or Pietari Inkinen. For many years, she performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra and was therefore conducted by Simon Rattle, Claudio Abbado, Riccardo Muti, Wolfgang Sawallish, Michael Tilson-Thomas or Seiji Ozawa. She provided master classes in the USA (Juilliard School of Music, Curtis Institute od Music), Canada, Great Britain (The Royal Academy of Music), Hong Kong, Luxembourg and Italy (harp seminar in Santuario di Crea). She runs a course at the Ameropa festival every summer and participate in many international music competitions’ juries (Italy, Canada, USA, Czech Republic). Kateřina Englichová is also engaged in contemporary classical music and was dedicated by compositions from many composers – Sylvia Bodorová, Jiří Gemrot, Zdeněk Lukáš, Jan F. Fischer, Eric Sessler, Christopher Coleman, Karel Janovický, Jindřich Feld or Luboš Sluka to name a few.