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Starry Night Concert Online: Marcin Łukaszewski

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The Planetarium of the Copernicus Science Centre in Warsaw invites you to an extraordinary journey into the world of music and constellations. Next "Starry Night Concert" will take place online on 5 June 2020 at 7:00 p.m. and its guest will be Marcin Łukaszewski.

Each concert is a unique combination of live music and space visualizations displayed in the Planetarium. We will visit stars, planets and other celestial bodies, exploring distant corners of the Universe. It is both an artistic experience and a reflection on our place in the Universe. The concerts are carried out as part of the #Kopernikontheweb project: Festival of Change and Starry Night Concerts. The project was co-financed by the National Centre for Culture as part of the "Culture on the web"programme.

Marcin Tadeusz Łukaszewski is a pianist, composer, and music theorist associated with the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw. He studied piano under Bronisława Kawalla, Jan Ekier, and Edward Wolanin. He also completed a postgraduate course in contemporary music performance, music theory, and composing. In 2005, he obtained his PhD, and in 2014, a post-doctoral degree in music theory and composing. As a pianist, he specialises in 20th and 21st-century Polish music. He is a winner of numerous composition competitions, and an author of various publications on music of such Polish composers as Franciszek Lessel, Piotr Perkowski and Marian Sawa. During the upcoming concert he will perform works by, among others,  Fryderyk Chopin, Stanisław Moniuszko, Karol Szymanowski, Marian Sawa, and Marian Borkowski.

Online broadcast will be available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/i0LOfP4CSMk