I Polish Music

Witold Lutosławski – Folk Melodies (with improvisation)

Karol Szymanowski – Prelude and Fugue C-sharp minor (with improvisation)

Ignacy Jan Paderewski – Nocturne B-flat major Op. 16 No. 4 (with improvisation)

Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A minor Op. 67 No. 4 (with improvisation)

intermission

Tomasz Sikorski – Hymnos

Bogusław Schaeffer – Non-Stop

Zygmunt Krauze – Nightmare Tango; Refrain; Stone Music

 

Additional information:

Duration about one hour and twenty minutes.

Technical rider:

Grand piano,
Two dynamic, direct microphones,
mixer,
2 appropriate loudspeakers

 

II Repetitive & electronic

Simeon ten Holt – Soloduiveldans II

Bogusław Schaeffer – Non-Stop

intermission

Zygmunt Krauze –  Riviere souterraine II for electronic sound and piano

Tomasz Sikorski – Echoes II for piano and tape

Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music

 

Additional information:

Duration about one hour and twenty minutes.

Technical rider:

Grand piano,
two dynamic, direct microphones,
mixer with 2 or 4 appropriate loudspeakers,
a digital projector of sound

 

III Krauze – Improvisation on Chopin

Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A minor Op. 67 No. 4 (with improvisation)

Zygmunt Krauze – 5 Folk Melodies 

Fryderyk Chopin – Polonaise in E-flat minor Op. 26 No. 2 (with improvisation)

Zygmunt Krauze – Nightmare Tango

Fryderyk Chopin – Nocturne in E sharp major Op. 55 No. 2 (with improvisation)

Zygmunt Krauze – Refrain

Fryderyk Chopin – Ballade in F major Op. 38 (with improvisation)

Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music

 

Additional information:

The program will be performed without intermission. Duration about one hour.

Technical rider:

two dynamic, direct microphones,
mixer,
two appropriate loudspeakers

 

 

IV Bi-piano recital

recital performed on two pianos – normal and prepared (as to Sonatas and Interludes by John Cage.)

John Cage – Water Music

Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A-flat minor Op.67 No. 4 (with improvisation, normal piano)
Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A-flat minor Op.67 No. 4 (with improvisation, prepared piano)

Fryderyk Chopin – Polonaise Polonaise in E-flat minor Op. 26 No. 2 (with improvisation, normal piano)
Fryderyk Chopin – Polonaise Polonaise in E-flat minor Op. 26 No. 2 (with improvisation, prepared piano)

Fryderyk Chopin – Nocturne in E-flat major Op. 55 No. 2 (with improvisation, normal piano)
Fryderyk Chopin – Nocturne in E-flat major Op. 55 No. 2 (with improvisation, prepared piano)

Fryderyk Chopin – Ballade in F major Op. 38 (with improvisation, normal piano)
Fryderyk Chopin – Ballade in F major Op. 38 (with improvisation, prepared piano)

Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music

 

Additional information:

The program will be performed without intermission. Duration about one hour and ten minutes.

Technical rider:

Two direct dynamic microphones,
mixer and two loudspeakers,
blackboard (100x150cm minimum),
bowl with water,
two cups,
radio receiver (any kind),
table 70x70cm minimum, covered by a soft cloth

 

V Piano and Film

piano recital with film projection and amplification

Johann Sebastian Bach – Prelude G-sharp minor (with improvisation) 
Johann Sebastian Bach – Prelude G-sharp minor (film)

Fryderyk Chopin – Ballade in F major Op. 38 (with improvisation)
Fryderyk Chopin – Ballade in F major Op. 38 (film)

Zygmunt Krauze – Refrain (live performance)

Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music (film)
Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music (live performance)

Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A minor Op. 67 No. 4 (with improvisation)
Fryderyk Chopin – Mazurka in A minor Op. 67 No. 4 (film)

Zygmunt Krauze – Nightmare Tango (live performance)

Zygmunt Krauze – Gloves Music (film)
Zygmunt Krauze – Gloves Music (live performance)

 

Additional information:

Duration about one hour and five minutes.

The films are produced by Polish Television and transferred into DVD.

Technical rider:

Grand piano,
two dynamic, direct microphones,
mixer with appropriate loudspeakers,
a digital projector of DVD‘s,
screen

 

VI The Last Recital

Prelude

Karlheinz Stockhausen  Klavierstuck IX (beginning)

Olivier Messiaen  Canteyodjaya (3 fragments)

Interlude

Henry Cowell  Aeolian Harp

Anton Webern – Variations op. 27 (2 fragments)

Interlude

Louis Andriessen  Registers

George Harrison – Blue Jay Way (The Beatles)

Interlude

John Cage – Water Music

György Ligeti – 3 Bagatelles (No. 2)

Interlude

Zygmunt Krauze – Stone Music

Interlude

Zygmunt Krauze – Gloves Music

 

Additional information:

Piano recital with theatrical elements and amplification. Theatrical elements are realised by gestures, movements around the piano, short texts and generally by special way the music is performed. As the interludes, the pianist will play the fragments of the pieces by Bach, Haydn, Brahms, Beethoven, Chopin. The program is performed with no intermission. Duration about one hour.

Technical rider:

Grand piano,
two dynamic, direct microphones,
Mixer with 2 appropriate loudspeakers