Respectful of the past, alive to the present, and with one eye on the future, the festival continues to evolve. Just like good music.
Over its 27-year existence, Prague Sounds has established itself as one of the Czech Republic’s major music events, whose wide-ranging and eclectic programming illuminates the relationships between genres ranging from contemporary classical to jazz, hip-hop, and electronica. Prague Sounds has presented some of the world’s most iconic musical pioneers, as well as the new generations inspired by them – often in Czech premieres.
From jazz to hip-hop, from contemporary classical to electronica to song, Prague Sounds' unique programming concept illuminates the relationships between musical genres and celebrates artists who stand out from the crowd.