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28 Oct 2020 - 29 Oct 2020

Petr Beneš Quartet

Czech Centre Tel Aviv cordially invites you to concert of the Petr Beneš Quartet in Tel Aviv. The quartet was founded in 2013 and current members are: Petr Beneš (tenor saxophone), Kristina Barta (piano), Petr Dvorský (contrabass), Petr Nohavica (percussion).

Petr Beneš Quartet


Petr Beneš is jazz pianist, saxophonist, composer and arrange. He was accepted to the Jaroslav Ježek Conservatory and College in 1993, where he started to study the piano and composition. His Bachelor degree he  finished at Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno in 2015. Followed by Master degree at the Music and Dance Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague in 2017.

He has been teaching jazz interpretation at Jaroslav Ježek Conservatory and College since 2002. He was a member of the  Petr Kořínek Quartet, Trialog, Libor Šmoldas Quartet, Czech National Symphony Orchestra and St. Blaise’s Big Band for many years. Besides of that he has collaborated with Bobby Watson, Randy Brecker, Bobby Shew, Vince Mendoza, George Mráz, Chris Brubeck, Robby Marshall and many others.

For his piece „Waiting for Art“ he received the award Composition of The Year 2011 by Bohemia JazzFest and OSA. In 2013 he founded his own quartet.

Petr Beneš Quartet members:

Petr Beneš - tenor saxophone

Kristina Barta - piano

Petr Dvorský - contrabass

Petr Nohavica - percussion


Concert Dates: 

28.10.2020 in Tel Aviv - HaSimta Theater, Mazal Dagim St 8, Tel Aviv-Yafo at 21:00h

29.10.2020 in Jerusalem - Drumbite studio, Havazelet Street 6, Jerusalem at 20:00h









From: 28 Oct 2020
To: 29 Oct 2020


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