Biography

Milan Rericha is an internationally acclaimed clarinet virtuoso. After his remarkable solo performances with Südwestphalen Philharmonie under the baton of Charles Olivier Munroe in Seigen, Germany, critics compared him with the legendary Benny Goodman. He enthused the audience in Brazil while being the first Czech soloist to perform with the famous Symphony Orchestra OSPA conducted by Ira Levin in Porto Alegre.

His repertoire includes all major solo and chamber music works reaching more than 200 pieces. J. Valta, M. Bujdinsky, J. Vejvoda and others have dedicated their compositions to him.

In 2018 Milan Rericha's rich program includes invitation for solo concerts with such orchestras as Brussel Philharmonic Orchestra, Györ Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Belgian Navy Band, Prague Festival Orchestra, Orchestra da Camera di Lugano and others, for concert tour in China, for chamber music concerts at Lipa Musica Festival, Cremona Musica, international clarinet festival ClarinetFest 2018 in Ostende and to hold Masterclasses in Italy, Switzerland and in USA.

Apart from his solo performances and pedagogical activities he can be seen at the numerous presentations of RZ Woodwind Manufacturing, a successful Czech company making hand crafted woodwind instruments, clarinets. He is the Ambassador of RZ Woodwind Manufacturing and plays RZ BOHEMA. He represents the endowment fund Gabrielis over which he has taken a kind patronage and acts as the Artistic Director of international clarinet competition in Europe CCA - Czech Clarinet Art.

Milan Rericha is Gonzalez Reeds and Silverstein Works international artist.

As an orchestral and chamber musician he has recorded for BMG, Deutsche Grammophon, Decca, CHANDOS, Supraphon, Sonny Music. He made a solo CD for Czech labels Bohemia Records and ROSA Music.

Since 2004 he is exlusive artist by swiss label EMR - MARCOPHON. Collection Milan Rericha includes 11 CDs and more than 100 works for clarinet with orchestra or piano. 

Full version of Milan Rericha's biography is available in section Media.

News

BalatonSAX 2019 with Milan Rericha and other great players!!!

2. 6. 2019

To study with Milan Rericha you can apply already now for the BalatonSAX 2019 - summer music academy 28. 7. - 5. 8. 2019! All is set in beautiful scenes of Hungarian countryside close to Balaton Lake. Academy combines serious study with holiday experience. No age limit!!! 

More information can be aslo found here


12th Edition of International Music Festival in Makhachkala

2. 6. 2019

Busy schedule of Milan Rericha in Makhachkala, Republic of Dagestan on the ocassion of reknown music festival combined masterclass, solo performance with chamber orchestra of Dagestan Philharmony which was combined with recital performance with pianist Fatima Rericha-Alieva. All ran 20. 5. 2019. Solo performance of pianist Fatima Rericha-Alieva just thrilled local audience. Students and everybody were just so great. 

Thank you!!!


Montenegro summer music festival Mediterranean Notes 2019 and Milan Rericha

2. 6. 2019

We would like to invite you to another summer performance of Milan Rericha in Tivat in Montenegro. This time you will have an opportunity to listen to his perfect art in chamber music by Bartók, Milhaud and Stravinsky in trio with Nino Gvetadze (piano) and Oleg Kaskiv (violin). 

More information can be also found here

Tuesday, 25 June

Between Two Wars - A
Soldier's Tale

Nino Gvetadze - Piano (Georgia),
Oleg Kaskiv - Violin (Switzerland), 
Milan Řeřicha - Clarinet (Czech Republic)

PROGRAM:

B. Bartók:
Contrasts for Clarinet, Violin and
Piano (1938)

D. Milhaud:
Suite for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
(1936)

I. Stravinsky:
Suite from "A Soldier's Tale" for
Clarinet, Violin and Piano (1919)

Concert hall of Centar za kulturu Tivat, 21:30


Milan Rericha and Fatima Rericha-Alieva on tour in Czech!

1. 6. 2019

Sincerely invite you to recital performances of Milan Rericha and Fatima Rericha-Alieva!!! 

This year both artists will be again guests of Atelier of Mgr. Pavel Kratochvil in Pohořelice 9. 6. 2019. Concert will start at 3 p.m. in Sokolovna Pohorelice Hall

Premium Concert by Association of friends of music in Kurim is planed for 11. 6. 2019, in Chamber Hall of ZUS Kurim and will start at 7:30 p.m.

On program is music by G. Rossini, Charles M. Widor, C. Saint-Saëns, N. Rimsky-Korsakov

Milan Rericha and Fatima Rericha-Alieva on tour in Dagestan!

12. 5. 2019

After a short break Milan Rericha choosed to perform with Fatima Rericha-Alieva in Makhachkala, the capital city of Republic of Dagestan. Both reknown artists will introduce their solo perfomances with chamber orchestra in Kuminskovo Theatre 21. 5. 2019 at 19:00. On program will be  piano concerto of F. Chopin No. 2, Introduction and Rondo for clarinet and string orchestra by Charles M. Widor and also music of C. Saint-Säens, N. Rimsky-Korsakov and G. Rossini. 

You are sincerely welcome


Milan Rericha performing at Gala Concert with North Czech Philharmonic

24. 10. 2018

Sincerely invite you to Milan Rericha's performance with the North Czech Philharmonic on the ocassion of 180th anniversary of the Orchestra. Gala performance will start at 19:00 (7 p.m.) in Concert Hall of Culture House of Teplice. For more information please click on the image. To buy tickets please conctact authorized person on dietz.sev.filharmonie@seznam.cz.


St. Wenceslavian Concert in Jezve, Ceska Lipa

10. 10. 2018

Touching performance of Milan Rericha and Energie Nove Quartet. "... The solemn classical romantic quintet programme was an exhibition of supreme artistry full of thrill, fervent passion and tender affection. Excellent interpretation based on the indisputable quality of playing performance and naturality and humanity of artistic expression, carried the Jezvé audience to a spontaneously excited standing ovation. ..." More echos from the performance can be also found here.

Milan Rericha at Cremona Musica Festival

15. 9. 2018

Masterclass with Milan Rericha and his performance during Cremona Musica International Exhibitions and Festival will take a place on Saturday the 29th of September in Sala Monteverdi in Cremona. For more information and to join the Masterclass please contact authorities of the event. More details can be found also here. You are sincerely invited!


Energie Nove and Milan Rericha at Lípa Musica 2018

12. 9. 2018

Milan Rericha will perform with the renown Swiss-German quartet on Friday the 28th of September from 19:00 (7 p.m.) in Saint Vavřinec Church in Jezve, Ceska Lipa on the ocassion of 17th edition of well-known international music festival in Czech. More to see after clicking on the images.

You are sincerely invited!


Clarinet Festival with Milan Rericha in Györ

3. 9. 2018

Part of 8th E.C.A Clarinet Festival in Hungary was Milan Rericha's solo perfomance with Györ Philharmonic Orchestra. The lucky ones present that night in Richter Hall in Györ could again listen to Maestro Rericha's magical playing of Variations on a Rococo theme arranged for clarinet by J. G. Mortimer. Not less exquisite was Maestro's recital with renown pianist Fatima Alieva. Mistr Rericha was also invited to be part of jury at Festival competition. As Ambassador of RZ Woodwind Manufacturing he hand over a valuable price to winner of mentioned competition. More can be also seen in poto gallery to picture the event.

Reviwes

It is hard to write about the art of Milan Rericha. It is just excellent. He perfectly controls his breath, masterfully plays, his sound is round and warm and most of the time you get the impression he is not breathing. He does not miss a note, not even in the most exciting passages, nor in the technically demanding pianissimos...

Klasika Plus for Lípa Musica 2018


Demanding wind music with all delicacies. Especially Rericha's music full of humor in Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin in second half, and after interval when everybody thought the spirit of the evening cannot be any better, was cause of enormous enthusiasm. 

Thurgauer Zeitung 


Rhapsodic clarinet lines adding drama and warmth to performance.., ..brilliant clarinet playing both aurally and visually exciting.., ..each gesture is unique and has its own character in Rericha's commanding performance.., ..Milan Rericha's performance were pure entertainment and excitement with calisthenics and effortless articulation.., ..Rericha brought the audience to their feet..

The Clarinet Online


"Runs, trills, sound cascades..." Soloclarinettist Milan Rericha whom belongs to the best in his profession incredibly manages enormously hard pieces, such as A. Copland Clarinet Concerto written on request of Benny Goodmann, with virtuosity of a magician, controlling large range of instrument with obvious playfulness and ease, with neverending breath, resolute fingers skilfulness and with awesome musical temperament. Enthused audience applauded again and again.

Siegener Zeitung


Milan Rericha proved to be among the best clarinettists and instrumentalists in the world which confirmed heroic applause of audience whom was rewarded with two encores.

Porto Alegre News


Milan Rericha is one of the best clarinettists i have ever conducted.

Vladimir Ashkenazy


Milan Rericha enthused young talents, his virtuosity pushes clarinet limits to violin jewels.

Nagoya News

Contact

For all enquiries please contact Milan Rericha's management team at clarinet.management@post.cz or clarinet.management@gmail.com


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