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This song, composed to a text by Stefan Witwicki, is a mazurka, combining the character of a kujawiak with the rhythms of a waltz and an oberek. ‘Życzenie’ is better known from its first line than from its title, and it has become a fixture in school songbooks.

Author: Mieczysław Tomaszewski
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