8th Festival of Premieres “Polish Modern Music”

The Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra (NOSPR) invites music lovers to a special event during the last weekend of March: the 8th Festival of Premieres: “Polish Modern Music” in Katowice. From March 29-31, this year’s edition will present the World Premiere performances of nearly 30 works by Polish composers of various generations, from young novices to doyens of Polish composition, including:

In addition to NOSPR, the festival will host some of the foremost Polish ensembles, including AUKSO Chamber Orchestra of the City of Tychy, Camerata Silesia – the Katowice City Singers’ Ensemble, Silesian String Quartet, and the New Music Orchestra (OMN), as well as outstanding soloists: Linus Roth (violin), Agata Zubel (soprano), Joanna Freszel (soprano), Dariusz Przybylski (organ), Jadwiga Kotnowska (flute), and Maciej Frąckiewicz (accordion).

The festival will be accompanied by several music installations: Gdzieniegdzie [Here and there] by Paweł Hendrich and Tomasz Strojecki, and mYear19 by Michał Moc.

29-31 March 2019
8th Festival of Premieres “Polish Modern Music”
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Hall
Wojciech Kilar Square 1, 40-202 Katowice, Poland
For information and tickets, visit nospr.org.pl

[Sources: polmic.pljadwigakotnowska.com, nospr.org.pl]