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Title
Piano music
Composer
Zbigniew Preisner 1955-
Performer
Jeroen Van Veen 1969- (piano)
Publisher
Brilliant, 2018
2 cd's
Recording date
2017
Playing time
02:20:48
EAN
5028421954110
CDR
CAX15531
Placing suggestion
20 - Toetsinstrument (NBLC) K4 - Solo-instrumenten (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Zbigniew Preisner

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Zbigniew Preisner (Polish: [ˈzbiɡɲɛf ˈprajsnɛr]; born 20 May 1955 as Zbigniew Antoni Kowalski) is a Polish film score composer, best known for his work with film director Krzysztof Kieślowski.

Life

Zbigniew Preisner was born in Bielsko-Biała, southern Poland, and studied history and philosophy in Kraków. Never having received formal music lessons, he taught himself music by listening and transcribing parts from records. His compositional style represents a distinctively sparse form of tonal neo-Romanticism. Paganini and Jean Sibelius are acknowledged influences.

Career

Preisner is best known for the music composed for the films directed by fellow Pole Krzysztof Kieślowski. His Song for the Unification of Europe, based on the Greek text of 1 Corinthians 13, is attributed to a character …Read more on Wikipedia

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