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Music for Clarinet by 20th Century Polish Composers / Barszcz, Saciuk, Michalak


Release Date: 08/12/2016 
Label:  Dux Records   Catalog #: 1258   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Kazimierz SerockiStefan KisielewskiWitold LutoslawskiKrzysztof Penderecki,   ... 
Performer:  Mariusz BarszczPiotr SaciukJacek Michalak
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This album of twentieth century clarinet music by Polish composers features works by composers such as Penderecki, Kisielewski, Lutoslawski, and more. The songs range from traditional works such as Serocki’s “Dance for Clarinet and Piano,” to works with more extended techniques such as Dobrowolski’s “Music for magnetic tape and solo bass clarinet.” Mariusz Barszcz studied at the State Music School under Piotr Niecko and at the Music Academy in Lodz with Ryszard Ryczel. He has won several international competitions including First Prize and Grand Prix at the National Clarinet Festival in Piotrkow Trybunalski. Pianist Piotr Saciuk joins Barszcz for this release. Saciuk is a faculty member at the Music Academy in Lodz, and performs regularly Read more both in Poland and across Europe, often accompanying his father, bass singer Andrzej Saciuki. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Dance for Clarinet and Piano by Kazimierz Serocki
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954 
2.
Intermezzo for Clarinet and Piano by Stefan Kisielewski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951 
3.
Dance Preludes (5) for Clarinet and Piano by Witold Lutoslawski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; Poland 
4.
Miniatures (3) for Clarinet and Piano by Krzysztof Penderecki
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; Poland 
5.
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano by Piotr Perkowski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955 
6.
Toccatina for Clarinet and Piano by Jerzy Bauer
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967 
7.
Capriccio for Clarinet and Piano by Jozef Swider
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet), Piotr Saciuk (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962 
8.
Saggio di sounare for Solo Clarinet by Bronislaw Przybylski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964 
9.
Music for Magnetic Tape and Solo Bass Clarinet by Andrzej Dobrowolski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Bass Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980 
10.
Trifle for Accordion and Bass Clarinet by Andrzej Krzanowski
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Bass Clarinet), Jacek Michalak (Accordion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1983 
11.
Points/Lines by Krzysztof Knittel
Performer:  Mariusz Barszcz (Clarinet)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973 

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