Chopin and his Europe Chopin and his Europe

Nicholas Angelich Nicholas Angelich - A prizewinner of numerous piano competitions, including the Robert Casadesus and Gina Bachauer international competitions. more »

Festival concerts: 22.08.2006, 29.08.2006


Martha Argerich Martha Argerich - World-famous pianist and chamber musician. She won First Prize in the 7th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2006


Andrzej Bauer Andrzej Bauer - Polish cellist, won couple of important music awards, recorded highly valued CD's. more »

Festival concerts: 26.08.2006, 28.08.2006


Kristian Bezuidenhout Kristian Bezuidenhout - Ppianist and pedagogue, versatile keyboard player who performs regularly on fortepiano, harpsichord and modern piano. more »

Festival concerts: 30.08.2006, 31.08.2006


Rafał Blechacz Rafał Blechacz - Young Polish pianist, winner of the 15th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition and many other awards. more »

Festival concerts: 23.08.2006, 29.08.2006


Frans Brüggen Frans Brüggen - Expert in the performance of eighteenth-century music, musicologist and conductor. more »

Festival concerts: 30.08.2006, 31.08.2006


Renaud Capuçon Renaud Capuçon - famous violinist - soloist and chamber musician, in France named a "Rising Star". more »

Festival concerts: 26.08.2006, 28.08.2006


Paquito D'Rivera Paquito D'Rivera - Cuban artist, began his career as a child prodigy, playing both the clarinet and the saxophone. more »

Festival concerts: 27.08.2006


Nelson Goerner Nelson Goerner - Piano virtuoso, excellent chamber musician, known for his marvellous interpretations of Chopin. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2006, 30.08.2006


Paul Gulda Paul Gulda - Well known Austrian pianist - soloist, chamber musician and pedagogue. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2006, 25.08.2006, 26.08.2006


Rico Gulda Rico Gulda - Pianist and producer, as soloist and chamber musician has toured through Europe, the USA and the Far East. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2006, 25.08.2006, 26.08.2006


François-Frédéric Guy François-Frédéric Guy - French pianist of astonishing expressiveness, with immaculate pianistic technique, foremost pianists of his generation. more »

Festival concerts: 24.08.2006


Jerzy Maksymiuk Jerzy Maksymiuk - Famous Polish conductor, one of the most unique personalities among Polish musicians. more »

Festival concerts: 20.08.2006


Andrea Menafra Andrea Menafra - Guitar player, played in various music festivals, in the most important theatres and concert halls in Europe. more »

Festival concerts: 25.08.2006


Olli Mustonen Olli Mustonen - Famous pianist, conductor and composer, worked with world's leading orchestras. more »

Festival concerts: 29.08.2006


Garrick Ohlsson Garrick Ohlsson - 1st Prize winner, 8th International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (1970). more »

Festival concerts: 20.08.2006


Makoto Ozone Makoto Ozone - Japan pianist performing mainly jazz music. more »

Festival concerts: 27.08.2006


Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky - Composer and conductor, whose creative thinking is turned towards the culture of past centuries. more »

Festival concerts: 19.08.2006, 25.08.2006, 27.08.2006, 28.08.2006


Dang Thai Son Dang Thai Son - Winner of First Prize and the Gold Medal in the 10th International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. Since winning the Chopin Competition, his career has taken him to over forty countries. more »

Festival concerts: 31.08.2006


Sergio Tiempo Sergio Tiempo - Heralded as one of the most outstanding pianists of his generation. more »

Festival concerts: 28.08.2006

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