Radek Baborak

Horn player and conductor Radek Baborák is one of the most outstanding figures of the classical music scene. Since the beginning of his solo career more than twenty-five years ago, his extraordinary musical performances have enchanted audiences in major cultural venues around the world. He has collaborated with many eminent conductors, e.g. Daniel Barenboim, Seiji Ozawa, Simon Rattle, Neeme Järvi, James Levine, Vladimir Askhenazy, James de Priest and Marek Janowski.

Baborák is a regular guest at prestigious festivals, such as: Salzburger Osterfestspiele, Pacific Music Festival, the White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg, the Chamber Music Garden in Suntory Hall, the International Music Festival in Utrecht; Julian Rachlin and Friends in Dubrovnik; Le Pontes; Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival, Smetana’s Litomyšl and Prague Spring.

His concerts were broadcast by TV and radio stations, including: Euro Arts, BR, ARD, NHK, CT, RTVE, he made recordings for EMI, Supraphon, Exton, Arte Nova, Artesmon and Animal Music.

In the years 2003-2010 Baborák was the principal horn player of the Berlin Philharmonic.