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Warsaw | International Holocaust Remembrance Day Concert: 'The songs with lyrics written by Zuzanna Ginczanka’

On the 27th of January 2022 on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day at 7 p.m. at the Auditorium of POLIN Museum seven compositions - songs with lyrics written by Zuzanna Ginczanka - of seven Polish women composers: Alicja Gronau, Anna Ignatowicz-Glińska, Monika Kędziora, Katarzyna Kwiecień-Długosz, Łucja Szablewska, Ewa Fabiańska-Jelińska and Martyn Kosecka will be performed for the first time.

The author of the project, soprano Aleksandra Resztik will also perform the songs together with pianist and chamber musician Katarzyna Ewa Sokołowska.

Zuzanna „Sana" Ginczanka associated with Warsaw avant-garde inspired by poetry of Tuwim and Szelburg – Zarembina lived up to her myth. Denounced during the war this stunning beauty was executed by Germans.

The first performance of her songs is subsidized by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage from the Culture Promotion Fund as part of the programme ‘Composing Commissions’ implemented by the National Institute of Music and Dance.

The concert is part of the ‘Jewish Cultural Heritage” project and co-financed by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway as part of EOG Fund and state budget. The event is organised by Friends of the ‘Warsaw Autumn’ Foundation and POLIN Museum.

Free tickets to be collected at the website https://bilety.polin.pl/ starting from the 17th of January.

Additional information: https://polin.pl/pl/wydarzenie/koncert-w-miedzynarodowy-dzien-pamieci-o-ofiarach-holokaustu