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Sunday, February 4th
Warsaw, Witold Lutosławski Concert Studio of Polish Radio
21st „Chain” Festival
w/ Chain Ensemble

 

Abrahamsen, Lutosławski

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bio

MARTYNA ZAKRZEWSKA: born and raised in Racibórz, Silesia; pianist—soloist and chamber musician—specialising in performance of contemporary music, Doctor of Fine Arts. Teacher as a vocation, yogi as a spiritual calling … MA graduate of the Krzysztof Penderecki Academy of Music in Kraków, where she studied with prof. Milena Kędra (BA with prof. Mariusz Sielski), and of Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, with prof. David Smeyers (also, class of prof. Pierre-Laurent Aimard) …

projects

FEMININE FORMS. The project titled ‘Feminine Forms’ premiered in 2020 as part of that year’s ‘Warsaw Autumn’ festival. On the initiative of Martyna Zakrzewska, six female composers and five female musicians focused on creating new music—not out of the contexts provided by women’s situation in the domestic culture industry …

repertoire

SOLO

Peter ABLINGER
Voices and piano (selection) for piano and tape
Georges APERGHIS
Simata for prepared piano
À tombeau ouvert
Bela BARTÓK
Szabadban (Out of Doors), suite for piano

 


CHAMBER

Georges APERGHIS
Alter-face for two pianos
Quatre pièces fébriles
for percussion and piano
Trio Funambule for alto saxophone, piano, and percussion
Bela BARTÓK
Sonata for two pianos and percussion
Contrasts for clarinet, violin and piano