Krzysztof Penderecki in memoriam

Concert

  • Performance cancelled
  • Performance cancelled

Back in the 2018/2019 season, we could attend the Birthday Concert dedicated to Krzysztof Penderecki, and two seasons later comes time for his In memoriam. It is of course impossible to recall the gigantic oeuvre of Maestro Penderecki in a sole evening. He left behind four operas, eight symphonies and many instrumental concerts, smaller instrumental and chamber pieces and choral arrangements of texts with primarily religious content. In addition, he was an active professor and conductor. His most famous works, such as Symphony No. 3, St Luke Passion, Polish Requiem and Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima, resound in concert halls around the world. Penderecki became part our national cultural heritage as the most renowned and respected Polish composer of the 20th century. The master is gone, but his music will stay with us. In memoriam.

PROGRAMME:

KRZYSZTOF PENDERECKI

Chaconne in memoria del Giovanni Paolo II for violin, cello and piano (world premiere: March 2021) (transcribed by Jaejoong Ryu)
The first-ever tour of the Penderecki Trio marking the first death anniversary of Maestro Krzysztof Penderecki
The Penderecki Trio:
Andrzej Wierciński – piano
Mateusz Makuch – violin
Claudio Bohorquez – cello

Adagio from Symphony No. 3 
Maciej Tworek – conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia

 

Concerto doppio for violin and viola
Piotr Pławner – violin
Ryszard Groblewski – viola
Maciej Tworek – conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia

Symphony No. 6 Chinesische Lieder
Maciej Tworek – conductor
Thomas Bauer
– baritone
Joanna Kravchenko
– erhu
Sinfonia Varsovia

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