On the 17th of June, 2022 at 19.00 the Silesian Chamber Orchestra will end the artistic season - the 41st in the history of this ensemble of the Silesian Philharmonic. The concert, conducted by Maciej Tomasiewicz, will feature works by Wojciech Kilar, Henryk Mikołaj Górecki, Béla Bartók and Kazimierz Serocki. The pianist Piotr Sałajczyk will perform at the event.
The concert for piano and string orchestra by Henryk Mikołaj Górecki was commissioned by the Polish Radio. The work was written for Elżbieta Chojnacka, thus it can be performed both on harpsichord and piano.
Sinfonietta for two string orchestras by Kazimierz Serocki, Wojciech Kilar's Piano Concerto No. 2, written in 2011 and Music for Strings Percussion and Celesta of Béla Bartók will also be performed during the concert.