Programme 2018

PROGRAMME OF THE 10 TH “MUSIC ON THE HEIGHTS” INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL, ZAKOPANE 2018

21.07.2018 
SATURDAY

MOZART GALA

 

   

7.00 PM
House under the Firs [Dom pod Jedlami], 
Zakopane, ul. Droga na Koziniec 1

“Conversation Club on the Heights”
Guests: Olga Pasiecznik, Robert Gierlach, Michał Klauza, Adam Rozlach
  free entry 

7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

Programme:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – the “Haffner” Symphony, and the most beautiful arias and duets from The Marriage of FigaroDon GiovanniThe Magic Flute

Olga Pasiecznik – soprano

Robert Gierlach – baritone

Michał Klauza – conductor

Orchestra of the Royal Capital City of Kraków – Sinfonietta Cracovia

 

31.08.2018
FRIDAY

 THEATRE PERFORMANCE

   

7.00 PM
S. I. Witkiewicz Theatre
Zakopane, ul. Chramcówki 15

THEATRE PLAY “Do DNA

Producer: Akademia Sztuk Teatralnych im. S. Wyspiańskiego in Kraków

directed by Ewa Kaim

cast: 
Dominika Guzek,
Agnieszka Kościelniak,
Weronika Kowalska, 
Jan Marczewski, 
Łukasz Szczepanowski,
Dawid Sulej Rudnicki

Tickets*:

regular: 50 zł
reduce-fare: 30 zł

 

*tickets to purchase one hour before the performance

 

10 TH “MUSIC ON THE HEIGHTS” 
INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL

01.09.2018 
SATURDAY

 JUBILEE CONCERT

   
7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

The programme includes works by: 
Aleksandra Vrebalov, Philip Glass, Steve Reich, the world premiere of a new composition by Jagoda Szmytka
Antonio Haskell

KRONOS QUARTET

Partner: 

 

02.09.2018 
SUNDAY 

 EPOUND SOUND

   
7.00 PM
The Old Wooden Church,
Zakopane, ul. Kościeliska 4

The programme includes works by: 
Telemann, Mozart, Tausch, Stark, Strietman

CLARIMONIA ENSEMBLE  

04.09.2018 
TUESDAY 

FILM SCREENING

   

7.00 PM
Kino Miejsce (cinema) 
Zakopane, ul. Orkana 2

Screening of the film: The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)  directed by Wojciech Has
music by Krzysztof Penderecki
free entry 

05.09.2018 
WEDNESDAY

CLASSICAL CHAMBER MUSIC – THEN AND NOW

   

7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

The programme includes works by: 
Brahms, Malawski, Ligeti

Joanna Konarzewska, Rafał Kwiatkowski, Michał Francuz, Krzysztof Tomczyk, Rafał Zambrzycki-Payne, Piotr Sałajczyk

 

06.09.2018
THURSDAY

CLASSIC SYMPHONIES – THEN AND NOW

   

7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

The programme includes works by: 
Haydn, Mozart, Penderecki

Robert Bachara, Przemysław Fiugajski, Konfraternia Caper Lublinensis  

07.09.2018
FRIDAY

REMINISCENCE

   
7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

The programme includes works by: 
Schönberg, Maciejewski, Panufnik, Penderecki, Przybylski

Musicians: Piotr Lato, Jakub Jakowicz, Anna Maria Staśkiewicz, Katarzyna Budnik, Artur Rozmysłowicz, Rafał Kwiatkowski, Marcin Zdunik  

08.09.2018
SATURDAY

FINAL CONCERT

   
7.00 PM
Church of the Holy Cross
Zakopane, ul. Chałubińskiego 30
(entrance on ul. Zamoyskiego)

The programme includes works by: 
Dvořak, Penderecki

Łukasz Długosz, Krzysztof Penderecki, Maciej Tworek, Orkiestra Akademii Beethovenowskiej

 

The organizer reserves the right to make changes to this programme.

Accompanying events:

02-08.09.2018 
Villa DOM POD JEDLAMI, 12.00 (noon)
ul. Droga na Koziniec 1
Conversation Club on the Heights

15.07-15.09.2018
The University Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Hospital
ul. O. Balzera 15
Outdoor exhibition of photography titled 10 years of Music on the Heights, part 1

24.08-30.09.2018
Bukowina Cultural Centre “Dom Ludowy”
Bukowina Tatrzańska, ul. T. Kościuszki 87
Exhibition “Creators of Podhale 3”

27.08-16.09.2018
Exhibition display near Oczka Wodne,
ul. Krupówki
An outdoor exhibition of photographs entitled 10 years of Music on the Heights, part II

02.09-30.09.2018
Dom Doktora Contemporary Art Gallery, open 11.00 AM -2.00 PM and 4.00 PM-7.00 PM
ul. Stanisława Witkiewicza 19
Exhibition entitled Mountains (un) moved. Paintings and drawings by Aleksandra Rudzka-Miazga.
Curator: Anna Baranowa

05.09.2018 
BUBUJA restaurant, 4.00 PM
ul. Kościuszki 18
Chamber concert performed by students of Nowy Targ’s Fryderyk Chopin State Music School

Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Penderecki is one of the greatest Polish composers. He works with the most prominent artists. There are no boundaries for him. Penderecki received many “honoris causa” titles on universities around the world. The composer wrote several important pieces for contemporary music Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima (1959), Te Deum (1979/80), Concerto for Cello no. 2Violin concerto no. 5  Metamorphosen”, operas e.g. Devils of Loudun, and many others. He received, among others, 4 Grammy awards. For more detailed description of his unprecedented career and artistic life, please visit: http://www.krzysztofpenderecki.eu/en/3/0/2/Biography.

Kronos Quartet

The KRONOS QUARTET was founded in Seattle, Washington in 1973. Since 1978 it has been based in San Francisco. The group includes David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola) and Sunny Yang (cello). In recent years, the Kronos Quartet has become one of the best known and influential quartets in the world. It has worked with many composers from all over the world, including the Americans: Terry Riley, Philip Golds and Steve Reich; Franghiz Ali-Zadeh ( Azerbaijan); Vladimir Martynov (Russia); Henryk Górecki (Poland); and the Serbian-American Alexander Vrebalov. It has also collaborated with, among others, Wu Man, Laurie Anderson, Tanya Tagaq, Mahsa Vahdat, Trevor Paglen, Van Dyke Parks, múm, Dawn Upshaw, Noam Chomsky, Tom Waits, Asha Bhosle, Taraf de Haïdouks and Howard Zinn. The quartet has performs thousands of concerts, has released over 60 recordings, collaborating with an eclectic mix of composers and performers. Over 900 compositions and arrangements have been created for the string quartet. Kronos has received over 40 awards, including the Polar Music and Avery Fisher Prizes, two of the most prestigious awards given to musicians. An integral part of the work of the Kronos Quartet is its long cooperation with many of the world's leading composers. On tour for five months in the year, Kronos regularly appears in the world’s most prestigious concert halls, clubs and festivals.