Jan Bartoš is the Artistic Director of the international project
WHO WE ARE
Prague Music Performance (PMP) was founded by Jan Bartoš and renowned pianist and professor Zenon Fishbein (Manhattan School of Music in New York) in 2010. At its inception, the legendary distinguished artists, violinist Josef Suk and pianist Ivan Moravec graciously assumed the artistic patronage of the organization.
WHAT WE DO
Throughout the year, PMP organizes concerts, workshops and lectures. The projects primarily focus on classical music, jazz, and alternative music. However, PMP also endeavors to include other fields of art such as the fine arts, film, or literary art.
WHO WE COLLABORATE WITH
PMP closely collaborates with other art institutions and agencies such as the Czech Philharmonic, Prague Spring Festival, National Gallery in Prague, Prague Academy of Music (HAMU), Prague Film Academy (FAMU), Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, National Film Archives in Prague, Ponrepo Cinema in Prague, Industra Gallery in Brno, NAT Studio and Siam Sinfonietta in Bangkok, Maggio della Musica in Naples, Young Musicians’ Summer Academy in Debrecen, Hungary, and others. Through these collaborations, PMP is fulfilling its ambition to become an organization of international acclaim in partnership with the most prestigious institutions and artists from the Czech Republic and around the world.
WHO WE SUPPORT
PMP gives thematically oriented concerts, in which it introduces to the public the most talented young artists from around the world. For those who cannot afford to study at the world’s top music schools and academies, PMP offers both scholarships and an opportunity to work with the most prominent artists and teachers. In addition, PMP takes part in, or independently organizes benefit events for charitable purposes with the aim to artistically contribute to and support individuals and projects with diverse needs.