Saturday 14 October 2017 3:00PM

Polish Music Day with Jennifer Pike and Friends

Lutosławski, Szymanowski, Chopin and more

Additional notes

Change of Running Order
The running order for this concert has change from previously advertised and will now be as listed below.

Additional Artist
Tom Poster (piano) will now also be participating in this concert


  • Jennifer Pike violin
  • Guy Johnston cello
  • Petr Limonov piano
  • Tom Poster piano

Poland, dominated by three neighbouring powers throughout the 1800s, connected with the wider world through music.

Chopin and Wieniawski boosted the spirit of Poles at home and abroad with pieces based on the noble polonaise. The recital is crowned with Szymanowski’s striking Sonata for violin and piano Op. 9.

  • Witold Lutosławski (1913-1994)
        • Grave (Metamorphoses)
  • Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
        • Violin Sonata in D minor Op. 9
  • Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
        • Introduction and Polonaise brillante in C major Op. 3
  • Mieczyslaw Karłowicz (1876-1909)
        • Impromptu
  • Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880)
        • Polonaise No. 1 in D major Op. 4
  • Encore
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860-1941)
      • Tatra Album Op. 12 No. 5
        • Allegretto. Andantino quasi Allegretto

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