29. WARSAW MUSIC ENCOUNTERS

MAY, 9-15,  2015

 

 

May, 9, 2015, Saturday, at 19.00     Witold Lutoslawski Polish Radio Concert Studio

 

                                                           Bartłomiej Kominek – piano

                                                           Leszek Lorent – percussion

                                                           Polish Sinfonia Iuventus Orchestra

  Krzysztof Słowiński – conductor

 

Zbigniew Penherski        Signals for symphony orchestra (1992)

Bartosz Kowalski            Action Stories for symphony orchestra (2015)*
                                              
                                                The Flames

                                                 Butterfly effect

                                                 Underwater spaces

                                                 On the run

Sławomir Czarnecki        Symphony Concertante  „Baltic”  for piano and orchestra (2015)*

                                               Episodes

                                               Metamorphosis

***

Maciej Zieliński                Sonore for symphony orchestra (2014) **

Ignacy Zalewski              Symphony concertante for multipercussion and symphony orchestra
                                                                                                                    (2015)**

 

May, 10, 2015, Sunday, at 16.00    PWM Edition

Fringe Event        

The Award Ceremony of the Competition for Polish Music Critics „Kropka”

 

May, 10, 2015, Sunday, at 18.00     Royal Castle, Concert Hall

                                              

Wilanów String Quartet:

                                                         Tadeusz Gadzina – violin

                                                          Paweł Łosakiewicz – violin

                                                          Ryszard Duź – viola

                                                          Marian Wasiółka – cello

 

Joanna Bruzdowicz             String Quartet No 2 – Cantus Aeternus (1989)

Mieczysław Wajnberg        String Quartet No XVI (1981)

Marek Stachowski              Quartetto da ingresso (1980)

Samuel Barber                    String Quartet No. 1, op. 11

     Molto allegro e appassionato

                                                    Molto adagio

                                                    Molto allegro come prima

 

May, 10, 2015, Sunday, at 20.00     Basilica of the Holy Cross

Fringe Event

Concert of Choral Music by Sławomir Czarnecki and promotion of Sławomir Czarnecki Choral Works CD

                                         Schola Cantorum Thoruniensis

   Paweł Głowiński – conductor

 

May, 11, 2015, Monday, at 19.00  Witold Lutoslawski Polish Radio Concert Studio

 

                                               ATOM String Quartet:

                                                           Dawid Lubowicz – violin

                                                           Mateusz Smoczyński – violin

                                                           Michał Zaborski – viola

                                                           Krzysztof Lenczowski – cello

 

Krzysztof Lenczowski             Ad Libitum II (2011)                          

Mateusz Smoczyński              Happy (2014)                        

Dawid Lubowicz                      Ballad about Janosik’ s Death (2013)        

Michał Zaborski                       First Breath (2014)
               
Witold Lutosławski                 Two Etudes (arranged by Krzysztof Lenczowski) (1941/2013)

Michał Zaborski                      Snow Hunter (2014)                         

Dawid Lubowicz                     Obercology (2013)                            

Krzysztof Lenczowski            There is no sleep! (2014)                              

Zbigniew Seifert                     Passion  (arranged by Mateusz Smoczyński) (1978/2012)

Krzysztof Lenczowski             Winter Song (2012)               

Krzysztof Lenczowski             Kubanana (2014)                              

Mateusz Smoczyński              Manhattan Island (2012)       

 

May, 13, 2015, Wednesday, at 19.00   Witold Lutoslawski Polish Radio Concert
                                                                                                                           Studio

                                                                                                                                

                                                    Lech Bałaban – viola

                                                       Klaudiusz Baran - bandoneon

     Amadeus Polish Radio Chamber Orchestra

     Agnieszka Duczmal - conductor

                                                                                                                                

Grzegorz Duchnowski            Little Music Concertante for chamber string orchestra (2015)**

Jerzy Maksymiuk                    Leaves falling down here and there for piano and strings
                                                                                                                     (2010)        

***

Edward Sielicki                        Memorabilia – Fantasia Concertante for bandoneon
                                                                                      and string orchestra (2015)**

Piotr Moss                              Récit IV for viola and strings (2012)*

Zbigniew Penherski                String Play for string orchestra (1980)

 

 

May, 14, 2015, Thursday, at 16.30     The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music

                                        Karol Szymanowski’s Auditorium

 

Fringe Event – open meeting of  the Chair of The­ory of Music

 

A few questions about hearing of the world  - documentary directed by Maja Baczyńska
 

May, 14, 2015, Thursday, at 19.00      Reformed-Evangelical Church

 

A Cappella Leopolis Choir

Ludmiła Kapustina – conductor  

 

Martin Leopolita (1530?-1589)      Missa Paschalis for 5-voice choir

                        Kyrie. Gloria

Mikołaj Zieleński (1550-1620?)      Viderunt omnes fines terrae, motet for 4-voice choir

Philipp Dulichius (1562-1631)        Benedicam dominum, motet for 6-voice choir

Monodic chant from the Lviv Irmologion (1709) Let me do  repentance

solo: Rev. deacon Taras Hrudovyi

Mikołaj Dyletsky (1630?-1690?)     Vespers for 8-voice choir (fragments)

First half of 18 cent., anon.               Adam sat ta the gate of Paradise, concerto for 12-voice choir

                  I weep and cry,  concerto for 12-voice choir

Maksym Berezovskyi (1745-1777) Three comunnion verses

                         The blassed have been chosen

                         The cup of salvation

                          Rejoice ye righteous

   Maksym Berezowskyi                    The Lord's Prayer,  concerto for 4-voice choir

                          Poco adagio

                          Largo

                          Andante

                          Alla breve

                          Allegretto. Andante

   Artemij Wedel (1770?-1808?)          O Lord, my God, concerto for 4-voice choir

                                       Larghetto sostenuto

                                      Allegro

                                      Largo

                                      Allegro

 Dmytro Kotko (1892-1982) arranged by P. Demucki (R. Stelmaszczuk’s version)

                                                       Chant for The Last Judgmen, hurdy-gurdy player's psalm

 Dmytro Kotko arranged by M. Leontovycz (R. Stelmaszczuk’s version)

                                                       Through the wide field, hurdy-gurdy player's s psalm

solo: Wołodymyr Gadzalo

 

May, 15, 2015, Friday, at 19.00      Royal Castle, Great Assembly Hall

 

                                               Sekstet proMODERN w składzie:

Katarzyna Bienias – soprano
Ewa Puchalska – mezzosoprano
Ewelina Rzezińska – mezzosoprano
Andrzej Marusiak – tenor
Krzysztof Chalimoniuk – baritone
Piotr Pieron - bass, artistic direction

 

Miłosz Bembinow                   ShakeSpired  for vocal sextet (2015)**

                                                        Th' expense of spirit (Sonnet No. 129)
                                                        Two loves I have (Sonnet No. 144)
                                                        Love is too young (Sonnet No. 151)

Andrzej Borzym jr                  4 Sonnets by William Shakespeare  for vocal sextet (2015)**

Krzesimir Dębski                     commissioned work (2015)*

Krzysztof Herdzin                  Three Sonnets by Shakespeare (2015)*

Anna Ignatowicz-Glińska       Sonet 116 for vocal sextet to the words
                                                               by William Shakespeare (2015)**
Paweł Łukaszewski                Shakespeare's Sonnet

                                                Weary with toil, I haste to my bed (Sonnet XXVII) (2015)*

Stanisław Moryto                   Three Sonnets by William Shakespeare for vocal sextet (2015)*

       My love is strengthened...

       Music to hear...

       Betwixt mine eye...

Tomasz Jakub Opałka              commissioned work (2015)*

Piotr Tabakiernik                      ἀπόπτωσις (apoptōsis) for vocal sextet (2015)**

 

 

*       first performance

**     first performance –co-financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of
         the Republic of Poland within the programme “Collections” – the priority
         “Composition Commissions” implemented by the Institute of Music and Dance