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Penderecki conducts Penderecki. Vol. 2, Choral music

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Penderecki conducts Penderecki. Vol. 2, Choral music

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Title
Penderecki conducts Penderecki. Vol. 2, Choral music
Composer
Krzysztof Penderecki 1933-2020
Publisher
Warner Classics, 2017
2 cd's + boekje
Recording date
2015, 2016
Playing time
01:34:17
EAN
0190295819552
CDR
DBX12259
Placing suggestion
31 - Missen, oratoria, cantates, passionen, ... (NBLC) K6 - Koorwerken (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 2 times in Flemish libraries

About Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Eugeniusz Penderecki (Polish: [ˈkʂɨʂtɔf pɛndɛˈrɛt͡skʲi]; 23 November 1933 – 29 March 2020) was an internationally renowned Polish composer and conductor. His best known works include Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima, Symphony No. 3, his St. Luke Passion, Polish Requiem, Anaklasis and Utrenja. Penderecki's oeuvre includes four operas, eight symphonies and other orchestral pieces, a variety of instrumental concertos, choral settings of mainly religious texts, as well as chamber and instrumental works.

Born in Dębica, Penderecki studied music at Jagiellonian University and the Academy of Music in Kraków. After graduating from the Academy, he became a teacher there and began his career as a composer in 1959 during the Warsaw Autumn festival. His Threnody to the Victims of HiroshimaRead more on Wikipedia