08.07.2018

12:00

Karolina Nadolska

Karolina Nadolska has shaped her artistic personality under the tutelage of professor Katarzyna Popowa- Zydroń, and then through her studies at Warsaw’s Fryderyk Chopin University of Music – in the piano class of professor Piotr Paleczny.

She has performed on five continents, i.a. in the USA, Japan, Australia, Argentina, Germany, Great Britain, Spain, Sweden, Italy, Estonia, France, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Tunisia, Croatia, Lithuania and in many cities in Poland.

She is a winner of many Polish and international piano competitions. Recently she has received the following awards: 1st prize at the International Chopin Competition in Budapest,1 st prize at the International Chopin Competition in Karlovac, 1st prize at the International Chopin Competition in Granada, 1st prize at the Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe Piano Competition.

The Chopin interpretations of the pianist have been recorded and released by the Fryderyk Chopin Institute in 2015.

Karolina Nadolska continues her soloist and chamber music concert activity, while being a successful pedagogue as an adjunct professor at Warsaw’s University of Music in the professor Piotr Paleczny’s master class.

Program

3 Waltzes, Op. 64:
in D-flat major, No. 1
in C-sharp minor, No. 2
in A-flat major, No. 3

2 Mazurkas, Op.50
in A-flat major, No 2
in C major, No. 1

Nocturne in D-flat major, Op. 27, No. 2

5 Mazurkas:
in B major, Op. 56, No 1
in B minor, Op. 30, No. 2
in F-sharp minor, Op. 59, No. 3
in F-sharp minor, Op. 6, No. 1
in D major, Op. 33, No. 2

Grande valse brillante in E-flat major, Op. 18

16:00

Weronika Chodakowska

The pianist studied in the class of Prof. Birgitta Wollenweber at the Hochschule für Musik „Hanns Eisler” in Berlin. In 2015 she earned a bachelor’s degree with distinction in the class of Prof. Konstantin Lifschitz at the Hochschule Musik in Lucerne, Switzerland. The pianist is currently studying at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in the piano class of Prof. Elżbieta Tarnawska and Prof. Ramiro Sanjines.

Over recent years the pianist has been expanding her concert activity, performing recitals in Poland and most European countries. She is a laureate of numerous prizes in national and international piano competitions.

Program

2 Preludes
in D-flat major, Op. 28, No. 15
in C-sharp minor, Op. 45

Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23

Mazurkas, Op. 50
in C major, No. 1
in A-flat major, No 2
in C-sharp minor, No. 3

Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20

Waltz in A-flat major, Op. 42

Polonaise in A-flat major, Op. 53