2013: Sounds from Behind the Iron Curtain

Saturday, April 6, 2013 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Ahmanson Center, Room 236 3616 Trousdale Pkwy, Los Angeles, CA Registration fee: $25 Includes: Entrance to all presentations, film screenings, exhibits and concerts; Breakfast and lunch Concert with Leszek Możdżer: 4:00 p.m. Alfred Newman Recital Hall, USC (see NRH on campus map) Admission: FREE Campus parking: $10…Continue Reading 2013: Sounds from Behind the Iron Curtain

March 2013

Polish Music Newsletter Vol. 19, no. 3 Lutosławski Year 2013 Lutosławski Concerto Wins Competition For Rosselet The Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California holds an annual Concerto Competition, to celebrate the fine soloists who are a part of the student body. Amongst the winners of the 2012 Competition is cellist Frédéric-Olivier Rosselet, who…Continue Reading March 2013

February 2013

Polish Music Newsletter Vol. 19, no. 2 Lutosławski Year 2013 Opałka Premiere At Łańcuch Festival Co-written by PMC staff and Maria Peryt, musicologist Because of this year’s centenary celebrations, the 10th Łańcuch [Chain] Festival organized by the Witold Lutosławski Society differs from previous Festivals in its splendor and diversity of events. The variety of repertoire and ensembles engaged…Continue Reading February 2013

January 2013

Polish Music Newsletter Vol. 19, no. 1 2012 – Year in Review Anniversaries Wojciech Kilar: celebrating his 80th birthday on July 17 throughout 2012 Karol Szymanowski: celebrating his 130th birthday anniversary on October 6 and his 75th death anniversary on March 29. See tributes at the websites of PWM, Adam Mickiewicz Institute, scholar Adrian Thomas, Gramophone Magazine,…Continue Reading January 2013