ARTUR DUTKIEWICZ Piano Solo "ImproMazurka"

A special night with a master of Polish jazz is in store for you at the CCP!

Music

Presented By:

The Cultural Center of the Philippines 
and the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Manila  

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Ticket prices are exclusive of 3.5% online service fees

DATE/TIME/VENUE

November 12, 2019 | 7:30 PM
Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater)

DESCRIPTION

Called the “Ambassador of Polish Jazz” by the Jazz Forum Magazine in 2012, Dutkiewicz has appeared in more than 60 countries around the world from the USA through Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. Artur Dutkiewicz studied composition and arrangement where he graduated from the Jazz Department at the Academy of Music in Katowice (Poland), receiving a diploma with distinction. He was a finalist of the Thelonious Monk Competition in Washington, USA.

Artur Dutkiewicz has taken part in dozens of renowned jazz and music festivals around the world. These include the Hague’s Northsea Jazz Festival, Warsaw’s  Jamboree, Hamburg’s  Campnagel Theater, Bern’s Festival Kleiner Bunchen, Nuremberg’s Jazz Ost West, Cannes’ MIDEM, Milan’s Music Oggi, Paris’ Festival D`Europe Centrale, Budapest’s Sziget Festival, Havana’s Jazz Plaza Festival, Tel Aviv Jazz Festival, Glasgow Jazz Festival, Duesseldorf’s  Jazz Rally, Berlin’s World Culture Festival, Milan’s  Notturni in Palestro Festival, Beijing’s BJ Ninegates Jazz Festival, Helsinki’s Kontu Festival,  and Melbourne’s  International Jazz Festival.

In 2011, Arthur Dutkiewicz performed at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin during the World Culture Festival, arranging and playing a piece for 30 pianos with pianists from around the world, gathering an audience of 35,000 from around the world. Besides playing in solo recitals, he is leader of the Artur Dutkiewicz Trio which plays modern jazz. His last albums “Mazurki”/solo, “Prana”, “Trav**eller”/trio, have been superbly received by audiences and critics alike.

PROGRAMME

Antonin Dvorak              Theme from The New World Symphony, 2nd Movement
Artur Dutkiewicz             Africa Mazurka, Polish Mazurka, Chased Mazurka, 
                                       Morning Mazurka, Mazurka Oberka
Polish Christian song     The Lord is my Shepherd
Ignacy Paderewski         Nocturne in C Major, Op. 16 No. 4 and 
                                       Minuet in G Major, Op. 14 No.1
Alexander Tansman       Les Iles Philippines