The next edition of the popular series of organ music concerts – 42nd Feliks Nowowiejski Olsztyn Organ Concerts – will run from 5 July to 30 August 2020 in the St. Jacob's Cathedral Basilica in Olsztyn.
All concerts will traditionally take place at 8.00 p.m. This year's edition will be a real treat not only for lovers of classical music. The programme of the event is very diverse, including many works by Polish composers. The inaugural concert will feature Toccata from the 3rd Organ Symphony, Op. 45 and poem Roses for Sappho, Op. 51 by Feliks Nowowiejski, as well as Songs of the Fairy Tale Princess, Op. 31 by Karol Szymanowski, arranged for soprano and organ by Agnieszka Tarnawska. The series will also include works by Fryderyk Chopin, Zygmunt Noskowski, Mieczysław Karłowicz, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Aleksander Tansman and Grażyna Bacewicz.
Among the performers will be organists Agnieszka Tarnawska, Andrzej Szadejko, Michał Kocot, Paulina Kocot, Adam Sadowski, Arkadiusz Bialic, Łukasz Mosur, Marcin Kucharczyk, Jan Mroczek, Jarosław Tarnawski, Filip Presseisen, as well as soprano Magdalena Tokajuk, trumpeter Paweł Hulisz, violist Marta Jezierska, saxophonist Aleksandra Mańkowska and Partes – Orthodox Chant Chamber Ensemble.
During the concerts, there is an obligation to cover your mouth and nose.
Full programme is available at: https://www.facebook.com/events/696697201150940/