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Polish Music for Clarinet and Piano

Polish Music for Clarinet and Piano


Corner stones of the clarinet repertoire by Lutoslawski, Penerecki and Szalowski  combined with two world premieres, listeners will be engaged, captivated and entranced  by this well-chosen and beautifully crafted programme. Performed with energy and sensitivity by the French clarinettist and International soloist Jean-Marc Fessard, his frequent visits as soloist and chambe player, appearing on Polish Radio will give his interpretaion of these great clarinet works of the 20th centurya depth of authenticity. 




Polish Music for Clarinet and Piano

A fascinating and invaluable collection of Polish music from the 20th Century, played by Jean-Marc Fessard and Jadwiga Lewczuk.

Jean-Marc Fessard comes from the great tradition of the French clarinet school and leads an international career both in chamber music and as a soloist. He has also published an authoritative history of the clarinet, entitled also the Author of The Evolution of the Clarinet. As a frequent contributor to Polish Radio and concert appearances in Poland will almost certainly have inspired him to dedicate a disc to this great repertoire of Polish music.

Framed by two masterpieces of the repertoire:.

  •  Krzysztof Penderecki 3 Miniatures 
  •  Witold Lutosławski Five Dance Preludes

Receiving their World Premiere recordings are two composers who studied under the tutelage of the great teacher Nadia Boulanger.

  • Piotr Perkowski Sonata, written in 1955
  • Piotr MossElegia V, written in 2009

 Fessard has included three substantial sonatas which completes this invaluable collection of Polish music for clarinet and piano.

  • Sonatina by Szałowski
  • Sonatas by Rathaus and Perkowski

Jean-Marc Fessard Clarinet; Jadwiga Lewczuk  Piano


This is highly recommended not only for a rich collection of clarinet works, but also for the artistic display of this clarinet-piano duo.

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Weight 0.234 g
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CD + full download (mp3 & flac), Full download (mp3 & flac), Download 1 Krzysztof Penderecki: 3 Miniatures: I. Allegro, Download 2 Krzysztof Penderecki: 3 Miniatures: II. Andante cantabile, Download 3 Krzysztof Penderecki: 3 Miniatures: III. Allegro ma non troppo, Download 4 Antoni Szalowski: Sonatina: I. Allegro ma non troppo, Download 5 Antoni Szalowski: Sonatina: II. Larghetto, Download 6 Antoni Szalowski: Sonatina: III. Allegro, Download 7 Karol Rathus: Sonata, Op. 21: I. Allegretto, Download 8 Karol Rathus: Sonata, Op. 21: II. Recitative, Download 9 Karol Rathus: Sonata, Op. 21: III. Allegro con brio, Download 10 Piotr Perkowski: Sonata: I. Prelude, Download 11 Piotr Perkowski: Sonata: II. Humoresque, Download 12 Piotr Perkowski: Sonata: III. Aria, Download 13 Piotr Perkowski: Sonata: IV. Finale, Download 14 Piotr Moss: Elegia V, Download 15 Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes: I. Allegro molto, Download 16 Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes: II. Andantino, Download 17 Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes: III. Allegro giocoso, Download 18 Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes: IV. Andante, Download 19 Witold Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes: V. Allegro molto

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