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If Chopin Met Paderewski

01/20/2020


If Chopin met Paderewski…


A Gala Fundraiser
 benefiting the 
Chicago Chopin Society
Saturday, March 7, 6.30 PM

Holiday Inn Chicago North Shore 5300 W. Touhy Ave, Skokie

American premiere of I. J. Paderewski’s Suite in G


Lincolnwood 
Chamber Orchestra 

with soprano Marlena Dzis
tenor Michal Sadowski
pianist Daniel Majcher
composer/pianist Jaroslaw Golembiowski
and conductor Philip Simmons

PROGRAM
Soloists           
Ignacy Jan Paderewski           Legenda No. 1 (Legend No. 1) in A flat major, Miscellanea, Op.16, No.1 (ca. 1886-88)
Fryderyk Chopin                     Polonaise in A major, Op. 40, No. 1 (1838)
Fryderyk Chopin                     Leci liscie z drzewa (Leaves Falling from the Tree), Op.74, No. 17 (1836) 
Ignacy Jan Paderewski          Hej Orle Biały (Hey, White Eagle) (1918)
Fryderyk Chopin                     3 Mazurkas for Voice and Piano, arr. Pauline Viardot 

Ignacy Jan Paderewski          Mazurka, Op. 9, No. 2 (1836)
Fryderyk Chopin                     Mazur (1838) from Prague Ossian library (in Vaclav Hanka’s diary, words by Ignacy       Maciejowski arr.Jaroslaw.Golembiowski
Fryderyk Chopin                     Wiosna (Spring) in G minor, Op. 74, No. 2 (1838)




Lincolnwood Chamber Orchestra
Jaroslaw Golembiowski           Muzyczka for String Orchestra (World premiere) (2019)                        
Fryderyk Chopin                      Selections from Preludes, Op. 28 (1839), arr. Philip Simmons
Ignacy Jan Paderewski           Suite in G major, North American premiere (1884)
Ignacy Jan Paderewski           March from the opera Manru (1901) arr. Philip Simmons


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For more information and sponsorship opportunity call 773-988-3663
or e mail composerjg@comcast.net
 
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ClassicPair

01/02/2020

THE CHICAGO CHOPIN SOCIETY INVITES YOU FOR
 
WINTER RECITAL
Sponsored by
Chopin Society of Texas and Papierniak Music Studio of Oak Park,IL
                                          
ClassicPair
Jakub Jarosz, Saxophone
Agata Hanko, piano

Saturday, January 18, 2020
 7:00 p.m.
 Bishops Hall, 605 Iowa, Oak Park, IL 60302
                                                                   

Jakub Jarosz and Agata Hanko of Poland will be performing in the United States in January.
Jarosz and Hanko will be performing a classical program featuring works of Andre Waignein, Pierre Dubois, Dvorak, and an arrangement of Bizet’s “Carmen,” by Francois Borne.

A reception will follow the concert
Tickets at the door:  Adults $20, Children and Seniors, $10
                                
                         
Contact: Cynthia Papierniak
papierniak2004@yahoo.com
708-834-0847

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Maria Szymanowska a Woman of Europe

12/01/2019

Maria Szymanowska (1789-1831) a Woman of Europe



Lecture by Dr. Slawomir Dobrzanski- a pianist and Professor at Kansas State University.
He's the first to have recorded the complete piano works of Maria Szymanowska
http://dobrzanski.weebly.com/
http://kansaspublicradio.org/live-performance/slawomir-dobrzanski-piano

In the spirit of discovering Polish women achievements
I would like to invite you for the lecture 

Maria Szymanowska-The Composer and Pianist, a Woman of Europe

December 13th at 11 am
Pianoforte Chicago,1335 South Michigan Ave, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60605.

This lecture is a part of the monthly meeting organized by
Chicago-Area Music Teachers Association
  It's free and open to the public


The Chicago Chopin Society is proud to participate and cooperate with this great organization.

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Spotkanie autorskie z Włodzimierzem Sytą

11/21/2019

Muzeum Polskie w Ameryce serdecznie zaprasza Szanownych Państwa na
Spotkanie autorskie z Włodzimierzem Sytą
Prezesem Koła Rodzin i Przyjaciół Pułku 4 Ułanów,
autorem książki
„Pułk 4 Ułanów Zaniemeńskich”.
Historia jednego z najwybitniejszych pułków II Rzeczypospolitej
Czas wspomnień losów wspaniałych żołnierzy,
wśród nich mjra Henryka Dobrzańskiego „Hubala”
oraz mjra Zygmunta Szendzielarza „Łupaszki”
Spotkanie w języku polskim. Wstęp wolny.
Sala Główna Muzeum Polskiego w Ameryce imienia Sabiny Feliksy Logisz
14-16
984 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago. IL. 60642
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OLD TRADITIONS-NEW FRONTIERS CONCERT AT TASTE OF POLONIA

07/14/2019

OLD TRADITIONS-NEW FRONTIERS CONCERT
AT TASTE OF POLONIA

Sunday, September 1, 4 pm Copernicus Center
Presented by Chicago Chopin Society and American Music Festivals

The concert by Lincolnwood Chamber Orchestra, Philip Simmons, conductor
Performing music by Chopin, Golembiowski, Karlowicz, Oginski and Panufnik
Free concert with the admission tickets to the Taste of Polonia  Festival

Mieczyslaw Karlowicz        March                                                                            
Fryderyk Chopin                Selections from Preludes, op. 24             
Jaroslaw Golembiowski     Salute and Prayer (world premiere)                                      
Andrzej Panufnik               Old Polish Suite                                       
Michał Ogiński                   Farewell to the Fatherland     

Thank you for considering supporting Chicago Chopin Society and American Music Festival      concert of Polish music .We are open to work with you in order to offset our expenses and meet your marketing needs. Please contact us at 773-988-3663 or 773-262-9699
About The Chicago Chopin Society

 
The Chicago Chopin Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to sharing Polish music with the community, especially young artists, and instilling a lifelong love and appreciation for some of the world’s greatest music and most prominent performing artists.  
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