MMB2013: Polish Music Days Concert

Mon Jul 22 - Sun Jul 21

Patrycja Piekutowska is one of the most famous Polish violinists. She has a Ph.D. in Music Arts. She is the first ever violinist in Poland awarded the greatest musical prize, MIDEM Cannes Classical Award 2008 for the recording of K. Penderecki Capriccio for a violin and symphony orchestra with the Composer conducting himself. Anna Miernik-Sobula graduated with honours from Secondary School of Music in Kraków in 2008, where she studied under professor Sławomir Zubrzycki. Currently she is a student of professor Andrzej Pikul at the Academy of Music in Kraków, and is working to obtain her Master’s degree. They will perform a programme of Polish works, including: Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860 – 1941) Sonata in A Minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 13 Witold Lutosławski (1913 – 1994) Partita for Violin and Piano (1984) Grażyna Bacewicz (1909 – 1969) Polish Caprice – Solo Violin Piotr Lachert (1938 - ) Sonata No. 17 for Solo Violin Krzysztof Penderecki (1933 – ) Cadenza (1987) for Solo Violin Marian Borkowski (1934 - Image II for Solo Violin Grażyna Bacewicz (1909 – 1969) Sonata No. 2 for Solo Violin