Prague BRASStet

Prague BRASStet | Prague

Walter Hofbauer – Trumpet
Karel Hons – Trumpet
Daniela Roubíčková – Horn
Barbora Kolafová – Trombone
Jakub Chmelař – Tuba

Prague BRASStet is an musical ensemble from Prague founded by leading students of the Brass Department of the Academy of Performing Arts in the year 2016. The greatest success of the ensemble is the winning the Jeju international Brass & Percussion Competition 2019. The ensemble consists of trumpet players Walter Hofbauer and Karel Hons, horn player Daniela Roubíčková, trombone player Barbora Kolafová and tuba player Jakub Chmelař. All members of the ensemble are winners and laureates of major national and international competitions such as Concertino Praga and International competition for wind instruments in Brno. They can greatly appreciate and develop their rich playing experience in this chamber ensemble. Currently all players are members of leading Czech orchestras – Czech Philharmonic, Prague Philharmonia, Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, the National Theater Orchestra and the State Opera Orchestra. The ensemble regularly performs at festivals in the Czech republic and also in abroad.