Program 9 August 2018  

 

20.00 Inaugural symphonic concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Szymon Nehring Szymon Nehring (piano) - Winner of the Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition in Tel Aviv (2017) and a laureate of the International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (2015). more »

 

Łukasz Dyczko Łukasz Dyczko (saxophone) - A saxophonist. Graduate of the Karol Szymanowski State Secondary School of Music in Katowice. He has won many competitions, including the Marco Fiorindo International Music Competition in Turin. more »

 

 

Beethoven Academy Orchestra Beethoven Academy Orchestra

 

Jean-Luc  Tingaud Jean-Luc Tingaud (conductor) - He has worked with such institutions as the Opéra National in Lyons, Théâtre d'Herblay in Paris and National Theatre in Prague. Since 2001, he has been a regular guest of the Wexford Festival. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Krzysztof Penderecki

  • Polonez

Claude Debussy

  • Rhapsody for Saxophone and Piano

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in F minor, Op. 21

[intermission]

Claude Debussy

  • Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Georges Bizet

  • Symphony C major „Roma”

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Program 10 August 2018  

 

17.00 Piano recital

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Charles Richard-Hamelin Charles Richard-Hamelin (piano) - Silver medallist and laureate of the Krystian Zimerman award for the best sonata at the International Chopin Piano Competition in 2015, Charles Richard-Hamelin is one of the leading pianists of his generation. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Robert Schumann

  • Arabesque in C major, Op. 18
  • Fantasy in C major, Op. 17

[intermission]

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Ballade in G minor, Op. 23
  • Ballade in F major, Op. 38
  • Ballade in A flat major, Op. 47
  • Ballade F minor Op. 52

 

20.00 Piano recital

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Alexei Lubimov Alexei Lubimov (period piano) - The Russian pianist and harpsichordist Alexei Lubimov, highly regarded across the world, was one of the last pupils of Henryk Neuhaus at the Moscow Conservatory. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Prelude in C sharp minor, Op. 45

Johann Sebastian Bach

  • Prelude and Fugue in C minor (DWK I)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Piano Fantasy in D minor, KV 397

Johann Sebastian Bach

  • Prelude and Fugue in F sharp major (DWK I)

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Berceuse, Op. 57 Op. 57

[intermission]

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Ballade in G minor, Op. 23
  • Ballade in F major, Op. 38
  • Ballade in A flat major, Op. 47
  • Ballade F minor Op. 52

Program 11 August 2018  

 

17.00 Recital of Songs

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Mariusz Godlewski Mariusz Godlewski (baritone) - Polish singer - baritone. more »

 

Radosław Kurek Radosław Kurek (period piano) - Pianist, Radosław Kurek has greatly expanded his repertoire, which ranges from the Classical era to contemporary times. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Stanisław Moniuszko

  • Songs

 

20.00 Chamber concert

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Dóra Ombodi Dóra Ombodi (flute) - Hungarian flautist with numerous fields of activity on modern and historical flute. She has given concerto performances throughout Europe, Japan, Korea and India USA and South America. more »

 

Kevin Kenner Kevin Kenner (piano) - Famous pianist, teacher and chamber musician, winner of Second Prize in the 12th International Chopin Competition. more »

 

Sławomir Rozlach Sławomir Rozlach (double bass) - Polish double bass player. more »

 

 

Apollon Musagète Quartett Apollon Musagète Quartett

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in F minor, Op. 21
  • Piano concerto in E minor, Op. 11

Andrzej Panufnik

  • Hommage à Chopin for flute and small string orchestra

Program 12 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Piotr Alexewicz Piotr Alexewicz (piano) - Pianist, he has won prizes in many international piano competitions, including the Hiller in Görlitz (2010, 2011, 2013) and the Chopin in Rzeszów (2014), and also at the Głubczyce Festival (2011, 2013). more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Felix Mendelssohn

  • Variations sérieuses in D minor, Op. 54

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Nocturne in F sharp major, Op. 15 No. 2

Ferenc Liszt

  • Sonata in B minor, S.178

 

20.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Anastasia Rizikov Anastasia Rizikov (piano) - A Canadian pianist. In 2017, she became a student of Rena Shereshevskaya at the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris. She is a former winner of the Ettore Pozzoli International Piano Competition (Italy, 2015), the Jaén International Piano Competition (Spain, 2015) and also the youngest ever winner of the Rotary Club Ramon Llull International Piano Competition (Spain, 2011) more »

 

Radosław Kurek Radosław Kurek (piano) - Pianist, Radosław Kurek has greatly expanded his repertoire, which ranges from the Classical era to contemporary times. more »

 

Haruma Sato Haruma Sato (cello) - Winner of the Witold Lutosławski International Cello Competition (2018) as well as the 67th Student Music Competition of Japan, the 83rd Music Competition of Japan and the 13th Domenico Gabrielli Competition in Berlin. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Mazurkas, Op. 30

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

[intermission]

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Introduction and Polonaise brillante in C major for piano and cello, Op. 3 Op. 3

Witold Lutosławski

  • Grave. Metamorphoses for Cello and Piano

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Sonata in G minor for piano and cello, Op. 65

Program 13 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Paweł  Wakarecy Paweł Wakarecy (piano) - Polish pianist, awarded a distinction in the 16th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw in 2010, finalist in the International Fryderyk Chopin Competition in Darmstadt in 2009. more »

 

Anna Maria Staśkiewicz Anna Maria Staśkiewicz (violin) - Polish violinist, winner of Third Pize in the International Wieniawski Competition in Poznań in 2006. more »

 

Jakub Jakowicz Jakub Jakowicz (violin) - Studied violin with his father, Krzysztof Jakowicz, at the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw. He was also the last pupil of Tadeusz Wroński. more »

 

Andrzej Bauer Andrzej Bauer (cello) - Polish cellist, winner of the ARD International Competition in Munich. more »

 

Marcin Zdunik Marcin Zdunik (cello) - Polish cellist, winner of First Prize and the Grand Prix in the 6th Lutoslawski International Cello Competition in Warsaw. more »

 

Katarzyna Budnik Katarzyna Budnik (viola) - Violist, assistant professor in violin at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Piano Quartet in G minor, KV 478

Gustav Mahler

  • Klavierquartettsatz in A minor

Ignacy Feliks Dobrzyński

  • String Quintet in F major, Op. 20


Sfinansowano ze środków
Ministra Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego
w ramach Programu Wieloletniego
"NIEPODLEGŁA" na lata 2017-2021


 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Seong-Jin Cho Seong-Jin Cho (piano) - Seong-Jin Cho won First Prize in the Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw in October 2015, and also received the polonaise award. more »

 

 

European Union Youth Orchestra European Union Youth Orchestra

 

Gianandrea Noseda Gianandrea Noseda (conductor) - One of the leading conductors of his generation. Since 2007, he has been music director of the Teatro Regio Torino, which has become one of Italy's most important cultural ambassadors under his leadership. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Agata Zubel

  • Fireworks

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in F minor, Op. 21

[intermission]

Piotr Iljicz Czajkowski

  • Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64

"Fireworks" was commissioned by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute as part of the international cultural programme POLSKA 100 and the European Union Youth Orchestra as part of "2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage".


Program 14 August 2018  

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Lorenzo Coppola Lorenzo Coppola (clarinet) - From 1991 to 1995 he was a student of historical clarinet of Eric Hoeprich at The Hague Royal Conservatory (The Netherlands). more »

 

Howard Shelley Howard Shelley (period piano) - English pianist and conductor, performed around the world with leading orchestras. more »

 

 

Concerto Köln Concerto Köln

 

Gianluca  Capuano Gianluca Capuano (conductor) - He has performed as a soloist and conductor throughout Europe, the US, Russia and Japan, enjoying acclaim in Baroque and Classical repertoire. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Overture to the Opera Don Giovanni

Franz Danzi

  • Potpourri in B flat major for clarinet and orchestra No. 2

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Symphony in A major, KV 201

[intermission]

Johann Baptist Cramer

  • Piano Concerto in D minor, Op. 70 No. 8

E. T. A. Hoffmann

  • Symphony in E flat major (‘Warsaw’) (1806)

Program 15 August 2018  

 

17.00 Symphonic Concert

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Krzysztof Książek Krzysztof Książek (piano) - He is currently continuing his studies with Professor Arie Vardi at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover. more »

 

 

{oh!} Orkiestra Historyczna {oh!} Orkiestra Historyczna

 

Václav Luks Václav Luks (conductor) - The Czech conductor, harpsichordist and French horn player. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Józef Elsner

  • Overture „Leszek Biały”

Karol Lipiński

  • Symfonia

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in E minor, Op. 11

 

21.00 Piano recital

Royal Castle Concert Hall

Kevin Kenner Kevin Kenner (piano) - Famous pianist, teacher and chamber musician, winner of Second Prize in the 12th International Chopin Competition. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Prelude in C sharp minor, Op. 45
  • Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op. 44 Op. 44
  • Mazurkas, Op. 63
  • Mazurka in F minor [Op. 68 No. 4] [Op. 68 No. 4]
  • Ballade F minor Op. 52

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Nokturn B-dur op. 16 nr 4
  • Cracovienne fantastique in H major op. 14 nr 6
  • Sonata in E flat minor, Op. 21

Program 16 August 2018  

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Tobias Koch Tobias Koch (period piano) - Widely considered one of the most versatile and distinguished keyboard players of his generation. more »

 

 

Concerto Köln Concerto Köln

 

Gianluca  Capuano Gianluca Capuano (conductor) - He has performed as a soloist and conductor throughout Europe, the US, Russia and Japan, enjoying acclaim in Baroque and Classical repertoire. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Albert Lortzing

  • Overture to the opera „Der Pole und seine Kind”

Johann Christian Bach

  • God save the King

François-Joseph Gossec

  • Offrande à la Liberté ou ‘La Marseillaise’ in C major (1792)

Ferdinand Ries

  • Wariacje Es-dur na temat pieśni narodowej „Rule Britannia” op. 116 (1817)

[intermission]

Johann Wilhelm Wilms

  • Wariacje D-dur na temat z hymnu „Wilhelmus van Nassauwe” op. 37 (wyd. 1814)

Carl Czerny

  • Wielkie wariacje G-dur na tematy narodowe Józefa Haydna na pianoforte z orkiestrą op. 73

Ludwig van Beethoven / Filippo Cammaroto

  • Hymn „Oda do radości” z IX Symfonii op. 125


Sfinansowano ze środków
Ministra Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego
w ramach Programu Wieloletniego
"NIEPODLEGŁA" na lata 2017-2021


Program 17 August 2018  

 

17.00 Symphonic Concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Gidon Kremer Gidon Kremer (violin) - Violinist, artistic director and founder of Kremerata Baltica. Driven by his uncompromising artistic philosophy, he has established a reputation as one of his generation's most original and compelling artists. more »

 

Yulianna Avdeeva Yulianna Avdeeva (piano) - Winner of the First Prize in the Chopin Competition in 2010. She has performed in the ‘Chopin and his Europe’ festival many times. more »

 

 

Kremerata Baltica Kremerata Baltica

 

PROGRAMME:

Franz Schubert / Valentin Silvestrov

  • „Schubert meets Silvestrov”

Fryderyk Chopin / Victor Kissine

  • Mazurka in A minor, Op. 17 No. 4
  • Nocturne in E major, Op. 62 No. 2

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in E minor, Op. 11

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Genaux  Vivica Genaux Vivica (mezzosoprano) - Mezzo-soprano, laureate of the Hasse Prize and the Handel Prize. She has performed on stages around the world and at the greatest festivals. more »

 

Martina  Belli Martina Belli (mezzosoprano) - Graduate in vocal performance from the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome, runner-up in the Premio Etta Limiti international competition in Milan. more »

 

Fabio Biondi Fabio Biondi (violin) - Conductor and violinist. A leading figure in historically informed performance. In 1990 Fabio Biondi founded Europa Galante - the most internationally renowned and awarded Italian ensemble of Baroque music. more »

 

 

Europa Galante Europa Galante

 

PROGRAMME:

Antonio Vivaldi

  • 3 Concertos of Bohemia
  • Serenata ‘Gloria e Imeneo’, RV687

Adam Jarzębski

  • Canzoni e concerti (Tamburetta, Chromatica, Canzon Quarta)

 

22.00 Special song recital

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Tomasz  Konieczny Tomasz Konieczny (bass-baritone) - One of the most recognisable bass-baritones of his generation. more »

 

Lech  Napierała Lech Napierała (piano) - A Polish pianist resident in Vienna. He graduated with honours from David Lutz’s vocal accompaniment class (specialising in song) from the Vienna University of Music. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Franz Schubert

  • Winterreise, in Polish translation by Stanisław Barańczak

Program 18 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Kevin Kenner Kevin Kenner (piano) - Famous pianist, teacher and chamber musician, winner of Second Prize in the 12th International Chopin Competition. more »

 

Grzegorz Frankowski Grzegorz Frankowski (double bass) - Double bass player, who has initiated numerous musical projects involving eminent Polish musicians. more »

 

 

Quatuor Mosaïques Quatuor Mosaïques

 

PROGRAMME:

Franz Schubert

  • String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D. 887

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in E minor, Op. 11

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Janusz Wawrowski Janusz Wawrowski (violin) - One of the most eminent Polish violinists of the younger generation. more »

 

Michał Karol Szymanowski Michał Karol Szymanowski (piano) - Polish pianist, prize-winner of many competitions, including the 'Vladimir Horowitz in memoriam' in Kiev. Currently pursuing doctoral studies and also furthering his pianistic training with Eldar Nebolsin at the Hochschule für Musik in Berlin. more »

 

 

Sinfonia Varsovia Sinfonia Varsovia

 

Grzegorz Nowak Grzegorz Nowak (conductor) - One of principal conductors (Permanent Associate Conductor) of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ludomir Różycki

  • Violin concert Op. 70

Zygmunt Stojowski

  • Rhapsodie symphonique, Op.23

Zygmunt Noskowski

  • Z życia narodu [From the life of the nation]

Program 19 August 2018  

 

16.00 Chamber concert

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Sergei Dogadin Sergei Dogadin (violin) - A violinist, winner of ten international competitions, including the Tchaikovsky in Moscow (2011), the Joachim in Hanover (2015) and the Singapore (2018). more »

 

Alexander  Kniazev Alexander Kniazev (cello) - One of the leading Russian cellists, regarded as an heir to Mstislav Rostropovich. more »

 

Plamena Mangova Plamena Mangova (piano) - Bulgarian pianist, won second prize in the Queen Elisabeth Competition in 2007. Her first solo CD recording, featuring music by Shostakovich, won a Diapason d'Or de l'Année 2007. more »

 

Andrei Pushkarev Andrei Pushkarev (drums) - A percussionist and vibraphone player, born in Kiev. Since 1996, he has been a member of Kremerata Baltica. more »

 

Vassilena  Serafimova Vassilena Serafimova (drums) - A Bulgarian percussionist. Winner of the 5th International Marimba Competition (Stuttgart) and the 10th ‘Music and Earth’ International Competition. more »

 

Adrien Perruchon Adrien Perruchon (drums) - Conductor. Since his debut, he has worked with such orchestras as the Orchestre National de Montpellier, Orchestre National de Lorraine, Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, WDR Funkhausorchester and Mozarteum Salzburg, as well as the Vienna Symphony for his debut at the prestigious Musikverein and a tour of Germany with violinist Hilary Hahn. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Władysław Żeleński

  • Sonata for Piano and Violin in F Major, Op. 30

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Sonata in G minor for piano and cello, Op. 65

Dmitrij Szostakowicz / Victor Derevianko

  • Symphony No. 15

 

19.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Haruma Sato Haruma Sato (cello) - Winner of the Witold Lutosławski International Cello Competition (2018) as well as the 67th Student Music Competition of Japan, the 83rd Music Competition of Japan and the 13th Domenico Gabrielli Competition in Berlin. more »

 

Michiaki Ueno Michiaki Ueno (cello) - Winner of the first prize in the International Johannes Brahms Competition (2014) and second prize in the International Witold Lutosławski Cello Competition (2018). more »

 

Yibai  Chen Yibai Chen (cello) - Cellist. Winner of the third prize in the 11th Lutoslawski International Cello Competition in Warsaw. more »

 

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

 

 

The Polish Radio Chamber Orchestra Amadeus The Polish Radio Chamber Orchestra Amadeus

 

Agnieszka Duczmal Agnieszka Duczmal (conductor) - Founder, conductor and art director of the Amadeus Chamber Orchestra of Polish Radio, the first woman conductor to perform in La Scala in Milan. more »

 

Anna Duczmal-Mróz Anna Duczmal-Mróz (conductor) - The second conductor of the Amadeus Chamber Orchestra of Polish Radio. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Suite for strings in G major

Joseph Haydn

  • Cello Concerto in C major, No.1 Hob.VIIb:1

[intermission]

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Piano concerto in E flat major, KV 271

Kazimierz Serocki

  • Sinfonietta For Two String Orchestras

 

22.00 Chamber concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Gidon Kremer Gidon Kremer (violin) - Violinist, artistic director and founder of Kremerata Baltica. Driven by his uncompromising artistic philosophy, he has established a reputation as one of his generation's most original and compelling artists. more »

 

Giedre  Dirvanauskaite Giedre Dirvanauskaite (cello) - Giedre Dirvanauskaite is a Lithuanian cellist. She is a laureate of several national competitions; attended master classes held by M. Rostropovich, D. Geringas, H. Beyerle, T. Grindenko, and others. more »

 

Yulianna Avdeeva Yulianna Avdeeva (piano) - Winner of the First Prize in the Chopin Competition in 2010. She has performed in the ‘Chopin and his Europe’ festival many times. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Mieczysław Wajnberg

  • Sonate for violin and piano Op. 136 No. 6

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Trio in G minor, Op. 8 Op. 8

Dmitrij Szostakowicz

  • Piano Sonata Op. 12 No. 1

Mieczysław Wajnberg

  • Piano Trio

Program 20 August 2018  

 

18.00 Vocal recital

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Christoph Prégardien Christoph Prégardien (tenor) - Widely regarded as among the foremost lyric tenors. more »

 

Christoph Schnackertz Christoph Schnackertz (piano) - A pianist, born in 1984, he studied song accompaniment at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Cologne. Since 2012, he has worked regularly with tenor Julian Prégardien. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • 12 Songs to words by Catulle Mendes, Op. 22

[intermission]

Franz Schubert

  • 9 Songs  to words by Ernest Schulze

 

20.00 Piano recital

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Nelson Freire Nelson Freire - One of the very finest piano virtuosos around. Distinguished with state awards in many countries, he has performed in the leading concert halls and worked with the most outstanding soloists, conductors and orchestras. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 Moonlight
  • Piano Sonata in A-flat major, Op. 110

[intermission]

Claude Debussy

  • Images , Book 2 /selection/

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Nokturn B-dur op. 16 nr 4

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Impromptu in F sharp major, Op. 36
  • Mazurka in B minor, Op. 33 No. 4 Op. 33 No. 4
  • Ballade in A flat major, Op. 47

 

22.00 Piano recital

The Church of the Holy Cross

Alex Szilasi Alex Szilasi (piano) - Hungarian-Italian pianist. As part of his preparations for Chopin Year, he launched a series of events aimed at recording on a Pleyel piano all the Polish composer's works and also a facsimile edition, in collaboration with Editions Fuzeau, of Chopin first editions. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Berceuse, Op. 57 Op. 57
  • Mazurka in A flat major, Op. 50 No. 2 Op. 50 No. 2
  • Etude in A flat major, Op. 25 No. 1 Op. 25 No. 1
  • Mazurka in F minor, Op. 7 No. 3 Op. 7 No. 3
  • Impromptu in A flat major, Op. 29
  • Waltz in E minor [op. posth.]
  • Lento con gran espressione in C sharp minor [op. posth.]
  • Barcarolle, Op. 60
  • Berceuse Des-dur op. 57

Program 21 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Akiko Ebi Akiko Ebi (period piano) - Japanese pianist, winner of Fifth Prize in the 10th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition. She has been a juror of the world's most important international piano competitions. She appears annually at many prestigious festivals in Europe, Japan and the US. more »

 

Christophe Coin Christophe Coin (cello) - French cellist, gambist and conductor specialising in historically informed performance. He is also a member of the Quatuor Mosaïques. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Sonata in G minor for piano and cello, Op. 65
  • Grand Duo Concertant in E major on themes from Meyerbeer's opera Robert le diable, Op. 16 A
  • Introduction and Polonaise brillante in C major for piano and cello, Op. 3 Op. 3

August Franchomme

  • Serenade, op. 12

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

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

 

Plamena Mangova Plamena Mangova (piano) - Bulgarian pianist, won second prize in the Queen Elisabeth Competition in 2007. Her first solo CD recording, featuring music by Shostakovich, won a Diapason d'Or de l'Année 2007. more »

 

Peter Donohoe Peter Donohoe (piano) - Widely regarded as one of the world’s finest concert pianists. more »

 

 

Sinfonia Varsovia Sinfonia Varsovia

 

José Maria  Florêncio José Maria Florêncio (conductor) - One of the leading names of the Polish musical world. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Witold Maliszewski

  • Piano Concerto in B flat minor, Op. 29

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Fantaisie polonaise in G sharp minor , Op. 19

Piotr Iljicz Czajkowski

  • Piano concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23

Program 22 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Alena  Baeva Alena Baeva (violin) - Alena Baeva is fast emerging as one of the finest violinists of her generation - having already carved out an impressive career. more »

 

Vadym Kholodenko Vadym Kholodenko (piano) - One of the most musically dynamic and technically gifted performers of his generation, winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Violin Sonata in A minor, Op. 13

Claude Debussy

  • Sonata for violin and piano

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Violin Sonata, Op.12 No.3

Ottorino Respighi

  • Sonata for violin and piano

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera (concert moved from the Warsaw Philharmonic)

Jan Lisiecki Jan Lisiecki (piano) - A 23-year-old pianist, who has played with many leading orchestras, including the Orchestre de Paris, New York Philharmonic and BBC Symphony, at venues such as Suntory Hall, the Kennedy, Lincoln and Barbican centres, and Royal Albert Hall. more »

 

 

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

 

PROGRAMME:

Henryk Mikołaj Górecki

  • Three pieces in the old style

Felix Mendelssohn

  • Piano Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op. 25
  • Piano Concerto in D minor, Op. 40  
  • Symphony No. 4 in A major Italian , Op. 90

Program 23 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Andrzej Bauer Andrzej Bauer (cello) - Polish cellist, winner of the ARD International Competition in Munich. more »

 

Tobias Koch Tobias Koch (piano) - Widely considered one of the most versatile and distinguished keyboard players of his generation. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

August Franchomme

  • Fantazja na wiolonczelę i fortepian na temat „Czarodziejskiego fletu” Wolfganga Amadeusa Mozarta op. 40

Fryderyk Chopin / August Franchomme

  • Etude in C sharp minor, Op. 25 No. 7

August Franchomme

  • Etudes, Op. 35 (No. 5 in C minor; No. 7 in A minor; No. 12 in G sharp minor)

George Alexander Osborne / Auguste Franchomme

  • Duo concertant on a motif from the opera Anna Bolena by Gaetano Donizetti

[intermission]

Fryderyk Chopin / August Franchomme

  • Grand Duo Concertante 

August Franchomme

  • Caprices, Op. 7 (No. 9 in B minor; No. 12 in C major)

Ludwig van Beethoven / August Franchomme

  • Sonata for violin and piano in A minor, Op 23 No 4

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Leif Ove  Andsnes Leif Ove Andsnes (piano) - The internationally acclaimed Norvegian pianist. more »

 

 

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Edward Gardner Edward Gardner (conductor) - Chief Conductor of the Bergen Philharmonic since October 2015, Edward Gardner has already led the orchestra on multiple international tours, including acclaimed performances in London, Berlin, Munich and Amsterdam. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Ouverture in E flat major

Benjamin Britten

  • Piano Concerto, Op. 13

Jean Sibelius

  • Symphonie D maior, Op. 43 Nr 2

Program 24 August 2018  

 

17.00 Piano recital

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

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

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Nocturne in F major, Op. 15 No. 1 Op. 15 No. 1
  • Nocturne in E flat major, Op. 55 No. 2 Op. 55 No. 2

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Variations and Fugue in E flat minor, op 23

[intermission]

Johannes Brahms

  • Variations on a Theme of Paganini , Op. 35

Project organized as part of celebrating the centenary of regaining independence

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20.00 Opera in concert

Witold Lutosławski Studio of the Polish Radio

Tina Gorina Tina Gorina (soprano) - Soprano. She has won the most important competitions in Spain, including the Jaume Aragall and the Julián Gayarre. more »

 

Monika Ledzion-Porczyńska Monika Ledzion-Porczyńska (soprano) - Mezzo-soprano. She is a soloist with the Warsaw Chamber Opera. more »

 

Matheus Pompeu Matheus Pompeu (tenor) - A Brazilian tenor, currently at the Placido Domingo Centre de Perfeccionament at Les Arts, Valencia. more »

 

Robert Gierlach Robert Gierlach (baritone) - Bass-baritone, for several years, he has taught solo singing on the Vocal-Acting Department of the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw. more »

 

Rafał Siwek Rafał Siwek (bass) - Polish opera singer, bass. more »

 

Karol Kozłowski Karol Kozłowski (tenor) - Tenor, a former soloist of the Wrocław Opera. He is also a highly regarded performer of Baroque music and has worked with most Polish Baroque ensembles. more »

 

news Mateusz Stachura (baritone) - Baritone. Since 2012, he has worked at the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic. more »

 

news Kiryll Lepay (tenor)

 

Paweł Cichoński Paweł Cichoński (tenor) - Tenor. Since 2016, he has been a member of the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic Chorus. more »

 

 

Europa Galante Europa Galante

 

Choir of the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic Choir of the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic

 

Fabio Biondi Fabio Biondi (conductor) - Conductor and violinist. A leading figure in historically informed performance. In 1990 Fabio Biondi founded Europa Galante - the most internationally renowned and awarded Italian ensemble of Baroque music. more »

 

Violetta Bielecka Violetta Bielecka (conductor) - Conductor and artistic manager of the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic Choir in Białystok. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Stanisław Moniuszko

  • Halka  (Italian version)

Program 25 August 2018  

 

17.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Ludmil  Angelov Ludmil Angelov (piano) - Bulgarian pianist, the initiator and artistic director of the Piano Extravaganza Festival in Sofia and artistic director of the Toledo Music Festival. more »

 

Vadym Kholodenko Vadym Kholodenko (piano) - One of the most musically dynamic and technically gifted performers of his generation, winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. more »

 

 

Sinfonia Varsovia Sinfonia Varsovia

 

Jacek Kaspszyk Jacek Kaspszyk (conductor) - Polish conductor. Since 2008, he has participated regularly in the ‘Chopin and his Europe' festival. Since 2013 artistic director of the Warsaw Philharmonic. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ferenc Liszt

  • Salve Polonia

Aleksandr Skriabin

  • Piano concerto in F sharp minor, Op. 20

Maurycy Moszkowski

  • Piano Concerto in B minor


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21.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Dang Thai Son Dang Thai Son (piano) - 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 »

 

 

Sinfonia Varsovia Sinfonia Varsovia

 

Jacek Kaspszyk Jacek Kaspszyk (conductor) - Polish conductor. Since 2008, he has participated regularly in the ‘Chopin and his Europe' festival. Since 2013 artistic director of the Warsaw Philharmonic. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Elegie in B minor Op. 4
  • Danses polonaises for piano : Krakowiak in E-major, Mazurek in E-minor, Krakowiak in B-flat major
  • Op. 16 No. 2
  • Legend in A flat major Op. 16 No. 1
  • Nokturn B-dur op. 16 nr 4
  • Minuet in G major Op. 14 No. 1
  • Cracovienne fantastique in H major op. 14 nr 6

[intermission]

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Piano concerto in A minor, Op. 17

Program 26 August 2018  

 

15.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Antonin  Musset Antonin Musset (cello) - A talented cellist of the young generation. He was awarded with a special prize at the XI Witold Lutosławski International Cello Competition. more »

 

Radosław Kurek Radosław Kurek (piano) - Pianist, Radosław Kurek has greatly expanded his repertoire, which ranges from the Classical era to contemporary times. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Sonata in G minor for piano and cello, Op. 65

Johannes Brahms

  • Cello Sonata in F major, Op. 99 No. 2

 

18.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Anna Maria Staśkiewicz Anna Maria Staśkiewicz (violin) - Polish violinist, winner of Third Pize in the International Wieniawski Competition in Poznań in 2006. more »

 

 

The Russian National Orchestra The Russian National Orchestra

 

Mikhail Pletnev Mikhail Pletnev (conductor) - Russian pianist, composer and world-famous conductor, creator of the Russian National Orchestra. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Mieczysław Karłowicz

  • Serenade for Strings, Op. 2
  • Violin concerto in A major, Op. 8
  • Stanisław i Anna Oświęcimowie [Stanisław and Anna Oświęcim], Op. 12 
  • Smutna opowieść [A sorrowful tale], Op. 13 

 

21.00 Chamber concert

Royal Castle Concert Hall

 

Apollon Musagète Quartett Apollon Musagète Quartett

 

PROGRAMME:

Andrzej Panufnik

  • String Quartet No. 1
  • String Quartet No. 3 Wycinanki [Papercuts]

[intermission]

Roman Palester

  • String Quartet No. 3

Program 27 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

 

Ensemble Dialoghi Ensemble Dialoghi

 

PROGRAMME:

Franciszek Lessel

  • Grand Trio, Op. 4

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Quintet in E flat major, K 452

[intermission]

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Quintet in E flat major, Op. 16

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Dmitry Shishkin Dmitry Shishkin (piano) - Laureat VI nagrody XVII Międzynarodowego Konkursu Pianistycznego im. Fryderyka Chopina (2015). more »

 

 

The Russian National Orchestra The Russian National Orchestra

 

Mikhail Pletnev Mikhail Pletnev (conductor) - Russian pianist, composer and world-famous conductor, creator of the Russian National Orchestra. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Igor Fiodorowicz Strawiński

  • Scherzo à la russe (symphonic version) 

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Nocturne in A flat major, Op. 32 No. 2 Op. 32 No. 2

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Fantaisie polonaise in G sharp minor , Op. 19

Dmitrij Szostakowicz

  • Symphony No. 9 in E flat major, Op. 70

Program 28 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Alois  Posch Alois Posch (double bass) - He is first double bass of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and the orchestra of the Vienna State Opera. Winner of the ‘Jugend musiziert’ competition and the Dr Karl Bohm Stipendium. more »

 

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

 

 

Apollon Musagète Quartett Apollon Musagète Quartett

 

PROGRAMME:

Juliusz Zarębski

  • Piano quintet in G minor, Op. 34

Franz Schubert

  • Piano Quintet in A major Trout

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Renaud Capuçon Renaud Capuçon (violin) - Famous violinist - soloist and chamber musician, in France named a ‘Rising Star’. more »

 

 

The Russian National Orchestra The Russian National Orchestra

 

Mikhail Pletnev Mikhail Pletnev (conductor) - Russian pianist, composer and world-famous conductor, creator of the Russian National Orchestra. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Gioacchino Rossini

  • Overture to the opera Wilhelm Tell

Robert Schumann

  • Violin Concerto in D minor

Dmitrij Szostakowicz

  • Symphony in A major, Op. 141

Program 29 August 2018  

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera (concert moved from the Warsaw Philharmonic)

Alena  Baeva Alena Baeva (violin) - Alena Baeva is fast emerging as one of the finest violinists of her generation - having already carved out an impressive career. more »

 

 

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Grzegorz Nowak Grzegorz Nowak (conductor) - One of principal conductors (Permanent Associate Conductor) of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Ryszard Wagner

  • Polonia

Mieczysław Karłowicz

  • Violin concerto in A major, Op. 8

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • - Symphony in H minor "Polonia" Op. 24


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22.00 Recital fortepainowy - koncert pamięci Tomasza Koniny

Fryderyk Chopin Redutowe Halls

Krzysztof Jabłoński Krzysztof Jabłoński (piano) - Winner of Third Prize in the 11th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (1985). more »

 

Kornel Wolak Kornel Wolak (clarinet) - A highly regarded clarinettist, winner of First Prize in the Royal Conservatory's Concerto Competition in 2006. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Robert Schumann

  • Kinderszenen ( Scenes from Childhood ), Op. 15

Claude Debussy

  • Children's Corner

[intermission]

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Mazurkas, Op. 59
  • Barcarolle, Op. 60

Claude Debussy

  • Première Rhapsodie for Clarinet and Piano
  • Pelleas et Melisande (choice)

Program 30 August 2018  

 

17.00 Piano recital

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Marc-André Hamelin Marc-André Hamelin - Pianist renowned for his fresh readings of the established repertoire and for his exploration of lesser-known works of the 19th and 20th centuries. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Henri Herz

  • Variations on ‘Non più mesta’ from the opera La Cenerentola by Gioachino Rossini

Maria Szymanowska

  • Polonaise in F Minor
  • Etude in C major
  • Nocturne in B flat major

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Polonaise-Fantasy in A flat major, Op. 61 Op. 61
  • Scherzo in E major, Op. 54 Op. 54

[intermission]

Robert Schumann

  • Fantasy in C major, Op. 17

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera (concert moved from the Warsaw Philharmonic)

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

 

Benjamin  Grosvenor Benjamin Grosvenor (piano) - One of the most gifted and sought-after young pianists in the world, internationally recognized for his electrifying performances and penetrating interpretations. more »

 

 

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Grzegorz Nowak Grzegorz Nowak (conductor) - One of principal conductors (Permanent Associate Conductor) of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Edward Elgar

  • Symphonic prelude Polonia , Op. 76

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

  • Piano concerto in A minor, Op. 17

Mieczysław Karłowicz

  • Symphony in E minor Rebirth , Op. 7

Edward Elgar

  • Piano Concerto (part II)


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Program 31 August 2018  

 

17.00 Chamber concert

Stage of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera

Elisabeth Leonskaja Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano) - Holds a distinguished position among the leading international pianists. more »

 

 

Belcea Quartet Belcea Quartet

 

PROGRAMME:

Ludwig van Beethoven

  • String Quartet, Op. 130
  • Grosse Fuge , Op. 133

[intermission]

Johannes Brahms

  • Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34

 

20.00 Symphonic Concert

Moniuszko Hall of the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera (concert moved from the Warsaw Philharmonic)

Benjamin  Grosvenor Benjamin Grosvenor (piano) - One of the most gifted and sought-after young pianists in the world, internationally recognized for his electrifying performances and penetrating interpretations. more »

 

Yaara   Tal Yaara Tal (piano) - Her flexible musicality always allowed her to establish herself with different instrumentations and on a broad stylistic field. more »

 

 

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

 

Jacek Kaspszyk Jacek Kaspszyk (conductor) - Polish conductor. Since 2008, he has participated regularly in the ‘Chopin and his Europe' festival. Since 2013 artistic director of the Warsaw Philharmonic. more »

 

PROGRAMME:

Aleksander Tansman

  • Rapsodie polonaise

Karol Rathaus

  • Piano Concerto, Op. 45

Fryderyk Chopin

  • Piano concerto in F minor, Op. 21


Sfinansowano ze środków
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