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SELECTED RECORDINGS OF POLISH MUSIC
Compiled by Wanda Wilk in 1996

PART II: COMPOSERS (D-L)


DAWIDOWICZ , Anton (1910-)
KOCH International DC 322329: Musica Sacra

DUTKIEWICZ , Andrzej (1942- )
( Doot - kyeh ' - veech )
Composer and outstanding pianist specializing in contemporary Polish music. On faculty of the Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw.
OLYMPIA OCD 316: Suite for piano
PRO VIVA ISPV 122: Danse triste
- [the same company] - [the same company] - [the same company] 124: Concerto; Six Meditations; Toccatina 2
- [the same company] - [the same company] - [the same company] 129: Music for Five for wind quintet
- [the same company] - [the same company] - [the same company] 137: Spectra

FREYER , August (1803-1883)
OLYMPIA OCD 314: Fugue in E flat major for organ

GODOWSKI , Leopold
American composer of Polish descent.
ALTARUS 9092: Studies on Etudes of Chopin
ARABESQUE 6537: Studies on Etudes of Chopin
DANTE PSG 9009: Triakontameron & piano collections
8903: Studies on Etudes of Chopin
8905: Studies on Etudes of Chopin
CBC RECORDS MVCD 1026: Various works (Hamelin)
DESMAR 118/9: Studies on Chopin Etudes for piano
ET CETERA 1067: Impressions for violin & piano
HYPERION 66946: Piano collections

GOLABEK , Jakub ( ca1739 -1789)
( Goh - wone '-beck)
OLYMPIA OCD 301: Symphonies no. 1, 2, 3

GOMOLKA, Mikolaj (1535- 1591)
CHANT du MONDE 1094: Psalms

GORCZYCKI , Grzegorz (ca 1667-1734)
(Gore- tschihts '-key)
Most creative talent in Polish Baroque music; compared to Handel.

OLYMPIA OCD 320: In virtute tua ; Laetatus sum; Completorium ; Missa Paschalis
- [the same company] - [the same company] 322: Choral music

GORECKI , Henryk (1933-)
(Goo-rets'-key)
Next to Lutoslawski and Penderecki one of the greatest living Polish composers. Now that he has a British publisher ( Boosey & Hawkes ) his music is finally being heard in the Western world.
ADDA 581233: Concerto for harpsichord & strings (1980)
APERO 86421: Three Pieces in Old Style
ARGO 436 835: Beatus Vir
ECM: 21495 O Domina Nostra for solo organ & voice
437 9562: O Domina Nostra
ELEKTRA NONESUCH 79282-2/4: Symphony no. 3 Symphony of sorrowful songs
ELEKTRA NONESUCH 29283-2: Symphony no. 3
EMI IMPORTS CDM5 65418-2 : Three Pieces in the Old Style
KOCH SCHWANN CD 11615: Symphony no. 3; Three Pieces in the Old Style (1963)
KOCH SCHWANN CD 311041: Three Pieces in Old Style (1963)
OLYMPIA OCD 313: Symphony no. 3; Three Pieces in Old Style (1963); Amen for mixed choir a cappella, op. 34 (1975)
OLYMPIA OCD 343: Lerchenmusik (1985)
OLYMPIA OCD 385: Epitaph, op. 12 for mixed choir & instrumental group
NONESUCH 79257: Quartet no. 1, op. 62 Already it is Dusk , Lerchenmusik
79282: Symphony no.3, op. 36 Symphony of Sorrowful Songs
79319: Quartet no. 1, op. 62 Already it is Dusk , Quartet no. 2, op 64 Quasi Una Fantasia
PHILIPS 442 533-2: Kleines Requiem fur eine Polka; Lerchenmusik
PHILIPS 442 533-4: Kleines Requiem fur eine Polka; Lerchenmusik
PNCD 215: 3rd Symphony
SCHWANN : 310412: Symphony no. 1 1959"
311041: Symphony no. 3, op. 36 Symphony of Sorrowful Songs
STRATAVARIUS 33324: Beatus Vir & Symphony no. 2 Copernicus
WERGO 60056: Monologhi for soprano & 3 instrumental groups (1960)

GRUDZIADZ, Petrus de (c.1400-1470)
ACCORD 201412: Chansons & (5) Motets

HACZEWSKI , Antoni ( 18th c.)
(Hah- chevs '-key)
OLYMPIA OCD 301: Symphony in D major

JARZEBSKI , Adam (d. 1648/49)
OLYMPIA OLY 393: Complete Works & Collections

JAZWINSKI , Barbara
VIENNA MODERN MASTERS 3002: Stryga

KARLOWICZ , Mieczyslaw (1876-1909)
(Car- woh - veetch , Myeh - chih -suave)
Poland's first composer of symphonic poems. Member of the "Young Poland" movement in music with Karol Szymanowski. Great future in music cut short by his death in an avalanche in the Tatras . Excellent music slightly reminiscent of Brahms & Richard Strauss.
CHANT DU MONDE 278.1088: Concerto for Violin in A, op. 8; Serenade for Strings,
op. 2 LE CHANT DU MONDE 278 1090: Serenade for strings
MUZA SXL 1072: Symphony in E minor, op. 7 (The Revival)
- [the same company] - [the same company] 1254: Violin Concerto
OLYMPIA OCD 311: Violin Concerto; Symphony in E minor op. 7
OLYMPIA OCD 304: Violin Concerto; Symphony in E minor
- [the same company] " 307: Three symphonic poems (Episode during a masquerade; Eternal songs; Stanislaw & Anna Oswiecim)
POLSKIE NAGRANIA 068: Serenade for Strings, op. 2

KILAR , Woyciech (1932- )
( Kee - lar , Voy - tcheh )
Studied piano and composition with B. Woytowicz and Nadia Boulanger . Received the Lili Boulanger Memorial Fund Award in Boston in 1960. Wrote the music to Zanussi 's film about the life of Pope John Paul II and to Bram Stokes's Dracula.
JADE 016: Life for Life
MUZA SXL 1370: Krzesany for orchestra
OLYMPIA OCD 308: Angelus, Exodus; Mount Koscielec ; Prelude; Christmas Carol

KISIELEWSKI , Stefan (1911- )
Composer, music critic.
OLYMPIA OCD 316: piece for piano

KORZYNSKI, Andrzej
OLYMPIA 601: Film music

KRAUZE, Zygmunt (b. 1938- )
COLLINS CLASSICS 1393-2: Quatuor pour la Naissance.
POLSKI NAGRANIA 113: Aus Aller Welt Stammende, Quatuor Pour La Naissance, Symphonie Parisienne & Tableu Vivante

KRZANOWSKI , Andrzej (1951-1990)
( Kshah - novs '-key)
Outstanding member of the younger generation of Polish composers.
OLYMPIA OCD 324: Relief IV for soprano and bells

KUCHARZYK, Henry
ART-005-CD: Collisions, Figure in a Landscape, Walk the line

KURKA, Robert (1921-1957)
KOCH INTERNATIONAL 7091: Good Soldier Schweik Suite

KURPINSKI, Karol (1785-1857)
OLYMPIA 325: Concerto for Clarinet in B flat Major; Henry V at the Hunt; Overtures

LANDOWSKI , Marcel (1915-)
CYBELIA 850/1: Montesegur, Lyric Drama in 2 Acts & 11 Tableaux
CYBELIA 862: Concerto for Ondes Martenot & orchestra (1954); Concerto for bassoon & orchestra (1957); Mouvement for string orchestra (1960); Souvenir d un jardin d enfance , for oboe & orchestra (1977)
ERATO 245 018-2: Symphony no. 1 Jean de la Peur (1949); Symphony no. 3 Des espaces (1964); Symphony no. 4 (1988)
45018: Symphonies
KOCH SCHWANN CD 311175 H1 : Concerto for Ondes Martenot & orchestra (1954); concerto for flute & strings (1957); Concerto for piano & orchestra (1963); Concertino for trombone & strings (1990)
PIERRE VERANY PV 789121: Preludes for violin & string orchestra

LEWANDOWSKI, Louis (1821-1894)
OLYMPIA 399: Organ collections

LILIUS , Franciszek ( ca1600 -1657)
Composer of vocal a cappella and vocal-instrumental music of Italian musicians living at the court of Zygmunt III.
OLYMPIA OCD 320: Jubilate Deo omnia terra
OLYMPIA OCD 322: Missa brevissima

LIPINSKI , Karol (1790-1861)
(Lee-peen'- skeeh , Kah -role)
Composer, conductor, violin virtuoso, rival of Paganini .
FONEE 83F 01: Capriccio for unaccompanied violin
TITANIC TI-163: Concerto " Militaire " in D for violin & orch.

LUCIUK , Juliusz (1927-)
(Woo-chuck, Yoo - lyoush )
PRO VIVA ISPV 133: Alma redemptoris mater, Ave Regina, Regina coeli , Salve Regina.

LUTOSLAWSKI, Witold (1913-1994)
( Loo - toh -suave'- skey , Vee -told)
One of the greatest composers in the world. First recipient of the prestigious Grawemeyer Award for composition (for his Third Symphony), the recipient of seventeen honorary doctorates, honorary member of eight composers' associations, member of fifteen academies, including the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Academie des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Royal Academy of Music in London, etc.
ACCORD/ALLEGRO 201142: Chamber Music
ADES 4-122-22: Livre pour orchestra (1968)
ANGEL CDC 49304: Concerto for cello & orch. (1970) Rostropovich
65076: Funeral music & Symphony no. 1 & 2 & Symphonic Variations
APERTO 86421: Musique Funebre
BIS LP 331/333: Symphonic Variations
BIS 87: Dance preludes for clarinet (1955)
BIS CD743: Sym no. 3 (Anderson)
CALA RECORDS 1668: Dance preludes for clarinet
CBS IMT 42203: Les espaces du sommeil for baritone & orch. (1975) Symphony no. 3 ( Salonen , LA Philharmonic)
CBS M2K 42271: Les espaces du sommeil for baritone & orchestra
CDA 62215: Dance Preludes
CDM5 65076-2: Symphony no.2
CHANDOS CHAN -8490: Mini-overture for brass (1978)
9421: Concerto for Orchestra
CHANDOS CHAN-9421: Concerto for Orchestra; Mi-parti; Musique Funebre
COMPOSERS RECORDS INC SC-501: Epitaph for oboe and piano (1979)
CRYSTAL S-551: Mini-overture for brass quintet
DELOS DCD 3070: Concerto for orchestra
DG 423 245 -2GC : String Quartet (1964)
DG 423 696 -2GH : Chain 2 for violin & orch (1984); Partita for violin, orch & obbligato piano (1985)
DG 431 664: Chain 3; Concerto for piano; Novelette
DG 431 686: Quartet for strings
DIVERTIMENTO CD 31009: Recitativo & arioso for violin/piano (1951)
EMI IMPORTS CDC7 54901-2: 12 Folk melodies
EMI IMPORTS CDM 65076: Symphony no. 1 & 2
ERATO 91711: Concerto for orchestra & Symphony no. 3
HYPERION CDA 66215: Dance Preludes
IM 42203: Symphony no. 3; Les espaces du sommeil
LOUISVILLE FIRST EDITION 005: Fanfare for Louisville
LONDON LON 425 694: Concerto for orchestra
LONDON LON 430 844: Musique Funebre
LONDON LON 436 239: Variations on a theme of Paganini for 2 pianos MCD 10006: Concerto for oboe, harp and chamber orchestra
MUSICA VIVA MVCD 1016: Dance Preludes
MUZA SXL 1370: Livre pour orchestra
NONESUCH 79255: Quartet for strings
OLYMPIA OCD 316: Bucolics for piano (1952)
OLYMPIA OCD 318: String Quartet (1964)
OLYMPIA OCD 328: Quartet for strings
OLYMPIA OCD 343: Dance Preludes
ORION 76238: Variations on a theme by Paganini for 2 pianos
PAVANE PVN : 7283: Partita for violin & piano
PRELUDIO 2156: Symphony no. 1
PHILLIPS 411 034 -2PH : Variations on a theme by Paganini
- [the same company] 416 387 -2PH : Les espaces du sommeil; Symphony no. 3
- [the same company] 416 817 -2PH : Concerto for cello & orch. (1970); Double concerto for oboe, harp & chamber orch. (1980) Dance preludes
PHILLIPS 426 663: Concerto for orchestra; Venetian games; Musique Funebre
PRAGA 250011: Concerto for orchestra
POLSKIE NAGRANIA COMPACT DISCS:
PNCD 040: Lacrimosa ; Symphony no. 1; Concerto for orch; Funeral Music
- [the same company] 041: Venetian Games; Trois poemes ; Symphony no. 2
PNCD 042: Postlude 1; Paroles tissees , Livre pour orch.; Cello Concerto
- [the same company] 043: Preludes & fugue for 13 solo strings; Mi- parti ; Novelette;
- [the same company] 044: Symphony no. 3; Chain 1; Chain 2; Chain 3.
- [the same company] 045: Two studies; Variations on a theme of Paganini; 5 songs; String Quartets; Epitaph; Grave; Partita.
PAVANE 7283: Partita for Violin & Piano
SCHWANN 3-1523-2 H1: Chain II
SCHWANN 310065h -1: Dance preludes
SK 67189: Symphony no.2; Concerto for Piano and Orchestra; Chantefleurs et Chantefables; Fanfare for L.A. Philharmonic.
2 SONY 42271: Symphony no. 3
SCHWANN 311065: Concerto for oboe, harp & chamber orchestra
THOROFON CTH 2041: Chain 2; Funeral music; Little suite; Venetian games.
UNICORN DKPCD 9066: Dance preludes
- [the same company] 811: String quartet
- [the same company] 817: Variations on a theme by Paganini
WERGO 60019: String Quartet; Trois poemes ; Postludium
" 60044: Symphony no. 1 (1947) & no. 2 (1967)


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