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Selected Performances

November 2, 2006

Carnegie Hall

New York, USA

New York Grand Opera Orchestra
Conductor: Vincent La Selva
Soprano: Maria Knapik
Elegia for a Polish Youth
for Soprano and String Orchestra

Further on the program:

  • Beethoven - Symphony No. 9, Op. 125
  • Verdi - La Forza Del Destino Overture, Duet from Act IV
  • Gorecki: Symphony No. 3, Op. 36, Second Movement
  • Cherubini: Dies Irae from Requiem in C minor
October 22, 2006

Ottawa, Canada

Benedictus (Homage à Monteverdi)
August 2, 2006

Ottawa, Canada

Conductor: Peter Paul Koprowski
Soprano: Maria Knapik
(chamber version)
Roxana’s Aria from opera King Roger

Arr. for soprano, chamber ensemble and choir

Further on the program:

  • Lutoslawski - String Quarter
  • Penderecki - Tre miniature
  • Chopin- Introduction and Polonaise Brillante
  • Moniuszko - U Przasniczki
  • Moniuszko - Aria from "The Countess"
  • Landowska Wanda - Five Polish Folk Songs
December 15-16, 2005
(five performances)

Montreal, Canada

I Musici de Montreal
Conductor: Yuli Turovsky
Ancestral Voices
November 10, 2005

Ottawa, Canada

University of Ottawa Orchestra
Conductor: David Currie
Soprano: Maria Knapik
Elegia for a Polish Youth
for Soprano and String Orchestra

Further on the program:

  • Barber - Adagio for Strings
  • Gorecki - Symphony No. 3 (Symphony
    of Sorrowful Songs)
February 12, 2005

Windsor, Canada

Organ: David Palmer
Benedictus (Homage à Monteverdi)
February 11, 2005

Capitol Theatre and Arts Centre
Windsor, Canada

Windsor Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: John Morris Russell
Accordion: Joseph Petric
Accordion Concerto
January 29, 2005

International New Music Festival
Winnipeg, Canada

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Andrey Boreyko
Behind the Iron Curtain (premiere)
March 5-6, 2004

Winnipeg, Canada

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Simon Streatfeild
Moment Musical

Further on the program:

  • Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K. 219
  • Britten - Suite on English Folk Tunes, Op. 90
  • Haydn - Symphony No. 86 in D major
January 18, 2004

Richardson Auditorium
Princeton, United States

Princeton Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Mark Laycock
Accordion: Peter Odrekhivskyy
Accordion Concerto

Further on the program:

  • Schumann - Overture to Hermann
    und Dorothea, Op.136
  • Ibert - Divertissement
  • Bach - Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
  • Poulenc - Sinfonietta
May 24, 2003

Toronto, Canada

Toronto Sinfonietta
Conductor: Matthew Jaskiewicz
Epitaph for Strings

Further on the program:

  • Bartok - Roumanian Folk Dances
  • Vivaldi - Cello Concerto No. 3 in A minor, Op. 26
  • Dvorak - Serenade for Strings
  • Mendelssohn - Octet, Op. 20
  • Bach - Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
November 15, 2002

River Run Centre
Guelph, Canada

Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
Conductor: Mark Skazinetsky
Symphony of Nordic Tales

Further on the program:

  • Sibelus - Finlandia
  • Grieg - Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
  • Sibelius - The Swan of Tuonela
September 17, 2002

Winnigpeg, Canada

Manitoba Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Roy Goodman
Ancestral Voices
December 4-5, 2001

Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier Place des Arts
Quebec, Canada

Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal
Conductor: Zdenek Macal
Legende d’un petit elephant d’ambre (premiere)

Further on the program:

  • Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467
  • Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44
June 8, 2001

Lodz, Poland

Lodz Philharmonic
Conductor: Wojciech Michniewski
Fun Fair

Further on the program:

  • Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 E in flat major “Eroica”, Op. 55
  • Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
April 21, 2001

Peterborough, Canada

Peterborough Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Newnham
January 22, 2001

National Arts Centre
Ottawa, Canada

Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
Ottawa Choral Society
Conductor: David Currie
Millennium Cantata: Restitution (premiere)

Further on the program:

  • Stravinsky - Petrushka
  • Charles Ives - The Unanswered Question