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14th May Anna Jastrzębska-Quinn 14th May Anna Jastrzębska-Quinn

Anna Jastrzębska-Quinn

She graduated with distinction from the National Higher School of Music in Warsaw (nowadays The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music) and the Geneva Conservatory in Switzerland.  During her musical education she studied with Jan Ekier, Harry Datyner, Nikita Magaloff , Gyorgy Sebok, Anton Cuerti and Menahem Pressler. The pianist is a 1st Prize Winner at the Chopin International Piano Competition in Palma de Mallorca, Spain (1982) and a winner at the International Competitions in Barcelona and Santander and at several National Piano Competitions in Poland, where she was born and started her musical career. Since her debut with the National Chamber Orchestra in 1974 she has played in most of European countries, in Canada, China, Thailand and Uruguay. She has recorded solo, chamber music and piano concertos with orchestras for the radio and television in Poland, Germany, Switzerland and Canada. Her CDs with pieces of Chopin, Ravel and Ciurana were published in Spain. Anna Jastrzębska-Quinn is a professor and actually a head of the Piano, Harpsichord and Organ  Faculty at the Frederic Chopin University of Music in Warsaw. She was giving master classes and lectures in the other music centers in Poland as well as in Russia, Spain, Austria, China, Thailand and Uruguay. She was the jury member at the several piano competitions in Poland, Germany, Spain, Estonia and Thailand. Her students were awarded at many prestigious international piano competitions.

 

Piano recital

Programme:

Fryderyk Chopin [1810-1849]

  • Nocturne in E flat major, Op. 55 No. 2
  • Mazurkas, Op. 56
    • No. 1  in B major
    • No. 2 in C major
    • No. 3 in C minor
  • Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op. 60
  • Fantasy-impromptu, Op. 66
  • Waltz in E flat major, Op. 18
  • Scherzo in B minor, Op. 20