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Adam Kośmieja

KONCERT 19.00   Kazimierz Serocki (1922-1981)   A piacere – Suggestions for Piano (1962) Sonata (1955)             Inquietamente             Veloce             Elegiaco             Barbaro The Gnomes – Children’s miniatures (1953) Suite of Preludes (1952)     KONCERT 20.30   Pierre Jodlowski (b.1971) . SERIES   Série Blanche (2007) for Piano and stereo soundtrack Série Noire (2005) for Piano and stereo soundtrack Série Bleue (2013) for Piano and stereo soundtrack Série Rose (2012) for Piano and stereo soundtrack   Polish pianist Adam Kośmieja belongs to a new generation of outstanding pianist. His repertoire and performing experience range from the Baroque up through contemporary music, including experimental music. He collaborates with multiple accomplished artists. He forms a piano duo with the dynamic contemporary pianist Jenny Q Chai based both in Shanghai and New York. Other new music projects include 3xPiano (2009-2011), which combines the classical, jazz and electronic piano music, prepared in cooperation with American jazz pianist and 2014 Grammy Nominee – Christian Sands. From 2014 he works together with Polish composer Stefan Węgłowski, on a project, which focuses on minimal music with the use […]
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Bansal Trio

September 10, 2016 8.30pm Potrvá Tickets: 150Kč Reservations: info@pmpif.org Bansal Trio performs original compositions in the raga tradition by Harpreet Bansal. In addition to Harpreet on the violin, the band members are Andreas Bratlie (tablas, percussion) and Vojtech Prochazka (harmonium, piano). The foundation of Bansal’s compositions is her upbringing in the North Indian classical musical tradition, with her father as her first tutor. The arrangements are a group effort under the guidance of producer Jan Martin Smørdal. The open form of the arrangements invite the musicians to utilize their respective musical backgrounds in improvisation and spontaneous music-making. Bansal Band’s aesthetic spectrum is wide: Melancholy, tranqulity and dignity alternate with the virtuosity, energy and passion. Drawing from the immensely powerful source that is hindustani music, Bansal Band aims to reach a broad audience both in Norway and internationally.
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David Dorůžka Trio

September 10, 2016 7pm Potrvá Tickets: 150Kč Reservations: info@pmpif.org   DAVID DORŮŽKA– elektrická a akustická kytara / electric & acoustic guitars JIŘÍ SLAVÍK – kontrabas / double bass   David Dorůžka, guitar – born in 1980 in Prague, Czechoslovakia, he took up the guitar at the age of ten and from the age of fourteen started performing with leading musicians on the Czech jazz scene. In 1995 he received the “Talent of the Year” award from the Czech Jazz Society. He played on award-winning recordings of Karel Růžička Jr. (You Know What I Mean, 1997) and Jaromír Honzák (Earth Life, featuring Jorge Rossy, 1998).  From 1999 until 2002 Dorůžka lived in Boston in the USA and studied composition and improvisation at Berklee College of Music. Among his teachers were Joe Lovano, Mick Goodrick and George Garzone. Dorůžka was chosen by Pat Metheny to participate as the only guitarist in the Aspen Snowmass Jazz Colony in Colorado in summer 2000, where he studied with Christian McBride, Joshua Redman, Brian Blade and Herbie Hancock among others. In the summer 2002 Dorůžka took part in a tour with the “Swinging Europe” project led by British pianist and composer Django Bates. After graduating from […]
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