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Wajnberg: Works for Flute / Styczen, Rajski, Polish Chamber Philharmonic


Release Date: 08/18/2017 
Label:  Tacet   Catalog #: 232  
Composer:  Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Performer:  Antonina Styczen
Conductor:  Wojciech Rajski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Mieczyslaw Wajnberg: Works for flute features the new-generation flautist Antonina Styczen together with the Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Wojciech Rajski, and distinguished young chamber musicians Zuzanna Fedorowicz and Pawel Czarny. The album includes four catalogued pieces for flute composed by the Polish-Jewish composer-Mieczyslaw Wajnberg. Antonina Styczen, freelance flute player, soloist, and explorer of modern musical currents, graduated with distinction from both the Chopin University of Music in Warsaw and the prestigious conservatory Escuela Superior de Musica Reina Sofia in Madrid. She is the laureate of numerous music competitions and beneficiary of various scholarships. She has also performed as a Read more soloist alongside ensembles including the Silesian Chamber Orchestra and the Polish Chamber Philharmonic, as well as esteemed musicians such as Hansjorg Schellenberger and Siegfried Mauser. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Flute, Op. 75 by Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Performer:  Antonina Styczen (Flute)
Conductor:  Wojciech Rajski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USSR 
2.
Miniatures (12) for Flute and Piano, Op. 29 by Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Performer:  Antonina Styczen (Flute)
Conductor:  Wojciech Rajski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
3.
Concerto for Flute, Op. 148 by Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Performer:  Antonina Styczen (Flute)
Conductor:  Wojciech Rajski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
4.
Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp, Op. 127 by Mieczyslaw Weinberg
Performer:  Antonina Styczen (Flute)
Conductor:  Wojciech Rajski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; USSR 

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