Anniversaries

BORN THIS MONTH: 3 October 1882 – Karol SZYMANOWSKI, composer, pianist, (d. 29 March 1937) 3 October 1923 – Stanislaw SKROWACZEWSKI, composer and conductor 4 October 1910 – Eugenia… Read more »

Serocki Competition Winners

The jury of the 15th International Serocki Competition for Composers met at the Radziejowice Palace September 29—October 1. After studying 149 scores submitted for consideration, jurors Paweł Łukaszewski, Paul… Read more »

Moniuszko in Chicago

Stanisław Moniuszko’s iconic opera, Straszny dwór [The Haunted Manor] will be presented at the Copernicus Centre in Chicago on October 28 and 29. The soloists of Warsaw’s Grand Theatre… Read more »

Music and the City

From October 12-14, the Łódź Music Academy hosted the ZKP conference entitled “Muzyka i Miasto,” dedicated to the relationship of creativity and musical life to the institutions… Read more »

Nowowiejski Anniversary

The Płock Symphony Orchestra celebrated Feliks Nowowiejski’s 140th birthday with an anniversary concert on October 12. The program consisted of the overture to the opera Legenda Bałtyku as well as the Fantasy of the… Read more »

Kocyan Performs in LA

On Saturday, October 21 Polish pianist and Loyola Marymount University faculty member Wojciech Kocyangave a Faculty Piano Recital. He was joined on the stage of LMU’s Murphy Recital… Read more »

Cracow Duo in LA

Following their stellar performance at the Polish Music Center’s Paderewski Lecture-Recital and other touring around the US, the Cracow Duo will be back in Los… Read more »