Alla Polacca Choir

Children’s songs and choral pieces by Polish and international composers

Led by Dr Anna Bednarska, the Alla Polacca Choir based at the Teatr Wielki in Warsaw performs music of all periods and regularly participates in national and international choral competitions. It has won the Grand Prix of the 19th edition of Cantio Lodziensis in Łódź (2016), two Gold Diplomas at the 52nd International Choral Music Festival in Międzyzdroje (2017), first and second prizes at the 9th Cracovia Cantans competition(2018), two third prizes at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod (2019), first prize at the 22nd edition of Cantio Lodziensis (2019), and first prize at the 33 International Festival of Religious Music in Rumia (2021). 

The ensemble has performed at the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland, Warsaw Uprising Museum, embassy of Japan in Warsaw, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Warsaw, Sejm and Senate of Poland, Fryderyk Chopin University in Warsaw, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Polish Radio’s Agnieszka Osiecka and Witold Lutosławski music studios, Poznań Philharmonic Hall, and Warsaw Philharmonic Hall. 

The choir has also taken part in educational shows staged at the Polish National Opera, including A Midsummer Night’s Dream and I Love Moniuszko.

Anna Bednarska, Monika Kuppe, Beata Żukowska-Szaruga conductors

Agnieszka Kopacka-Aleksandrowicz piano

Host: Beata Żukowska-Szaruga

Sponsors

  • Patrons of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

  • Partners of the Opera Academy

  • Partners of Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

  • Technological partner

  • Media patrons