Bałdych Premiere in Berlin

On March 24, the Baltic Neopolis Orchestrapresented an evening of Polish music entitled “Mosaic – Impressions – Poland” including works by such renowned Polish composers as Grażyna Bacewicz, Krzysztof Penderecki, Andrzej Panufnik, Wojciech Kilar and Paweł Łukaszewski at Radialsystem V in Berlin. This “Long Night of Polish Concerts” was split into three parts, of which the premiere performance of young Polish jazz violinist Adam Bałdych’s Mosaic – Impressions was the conclusion. Bałdych himself performed this piece alongside pianist Paweł Tomaszewski, double bassist Michał Kapczuk, percussionist Paweł Dobrowolski, vocalists Karina Srock and Luke Reks, and the Baltic Neopolis Orchestra.

The program also featured the winners of the 1st International Beethoven Chamber Music Competition in Lusławice, singers Marta Kowalczyk and Lukasz Chrzeszyk, and the ORBIS Quartet, as well as soloists from the Deutsche Oper Berlin including concertmaster Tomasz Tomaszewski. The concert was organized by the International Beethoven Association, Institute of Music and Dance, Krzysztof Penderecki European Centre for Music in Lusławice, and Polish Music European Forum, under the patronage of Krzysztof Penderecki and Jerzy Margański.