This is the 14th tour to the United States in our history. We spend Easter time in foothills of the Rocky Mountains and in Yellowstone National Park and we will share Czech art of music there as well as in Manhattan.
Selected events ...
USA Tour 2014
During our 13th USA tour in our history, we toured in Chicago (Illinois, 3rd biggest city in the USA), Madison (capital of Wisconsin), Saint Louis (2nd biggest in Missouri), Cedar Rapids and others. We enjoyed Thanksgiving with turkey, apple pie, parades etc.
Jitro sung Japanese song Hana Wa Saku in Japanese television
Japanese public broadcaster NHK chose our recording of the song Hana Wa Saku sung in Japanese, which was taken as part of a project to support the areas affected by the devastating tsunami in 2011.
Solo concert at the International Music Festival Prague Spring 2014
Czech childrens' choir Jitro took part in 69th International Music Festival Prague Spring. Solo concert was held on Sunday, May 25, 2014 in the church of the St. Simon and Jude in Prague.
Concert in the oldest church in Paris, France
During our tour in France Jitro sang in the oldest church in Paris Église Saint-Germain-des-Prés.
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Our traditional summer tour in Europe is over. This year we have visited France and Italy.
José Cura wrote: "Dear Kids, dear Maestro, finally having some holidays, I am sitting in my studio and enjoying the recordings you gave me in February. Congratulations, they are superb!!! Looking forward to our future collaboration. A big kiss!!! José" (view on facebook)
USA Tour 2016
March 24 to April 8, 2016, Montana & New York City, USA
During 14th USA tour in our history we tour Montrana and New York City.
Concerts with José Cura
: "I knew that will be good nevertheless I was surprised. I must pass a huge compliment to the choir and choirmasters."
Autumn 2015 in Europe
European Autumn Tour 2015: France, Belgium, Germany, October 28 to November 1, November 27 to December 6, December 17 to December 21, 2015
Czech and Moravian Christmas Carols
Our new CD is released in the US, but will be distributed worldwide
The Navona Records, US record label, releases our new CD - Czech and Moravian Christmas Carols by Jan Jirasek. Thanks to the Naxos Records, world's leading classical music group, the recording will be available worldwide as a classical CD and also online. Reviews available.
Japanese medal and award
Japanese medal and award for Jitro helping people affected by devastating earthquake in 2011
Representatives of public life of the Japanese prefecture of Fukushima appreciated our contribution in aid of those affected by the earthquake and devastating tsunami. These people we spent part of our tour in Japan 2013. Last year Jitro was also selected for the Japanese television project (czech site) to support the affected areas and in 2011 Jitro organized a benefit concert "Jitro sings for Japan", the proceeds of which, together with a note on the DVD (czech site), sent to the worst affected victims.