Performed on 30 November 2018 at the Warsaw Philharmonic, Górecki’s moving Symphony of Sorrowful Songs did not leave anyone indifferent.
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki, Symphony no. 3 – Symphony of Sorrowful Songs, op. 36 for soprano and orchestra
Aleksandra Kurzak – soprano
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Jacek Kasprzyk – conductor
The Eufonie Festival is organized by the National Centre for Culture with the funds of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.
The patron of the Eufonie Festival is PKN Orlen S.A.
Partners of the 2018 Eufonie Festival: the Adam Mickiewicz Institute, the Warsaw Philharmonic, the Arnold Szyfman Polish Theatre, the Polish Composers’ Union, the Ludwig van Beethoven Association, the Krzysztof Penderecki European Centre for Music, the Chopin University of Music, the Central European Music Forum and the Hungarian Cultural Institute.