NEWS item No. 5: the new director of the Festival

the new director of the Warsaw Music Encounters is Mr Jarosław Siwiński, composer, pianist and organizer of cultural events, member of the boards of the Polish Composers' Union and the ISCM Polish Section.

NEWS item No. 4: the SUCCESS!
  the great audience, encores and ovations! See you next year!
NEWS item No.3: the cancellation of one of the fringe events

for chance reasons organizers had to cancel the concert of trio Integro, which was to be held on May, 8 at. 20.00. The concert will take place on October, 13 at the W. Lutosławski Polish Radio Concert Studio.

NEWS item No. 2: press conference

we invite to the press conference of the Festival, which will take place on April, 21 (Thursday) at 12.00 at the Polish Composers' Union's seat, 27, Rynek Starego Miasta, third floor.

NEWS item No. 1, what we can look forward to at the Festival:

Józef Koffler on his 120th birth anniversary – coupled with some most recent works (Baculewski, Bagiński, Słowiński)

Renaissance ball reminiscences at the Royal Castle

Ptaszyn Wróblewski Sextet!

Haiku from Romania – the poetry of photography adorned by music

a piano and a string quartet – what comes out of it?

a music postcard with history – Warsaw composers of different eras

the classics of classical music and the latest novelties (Rossini, Błażejczyk, Kornowicz)

and how all this will be performed by:     

Samojło / Wnukowski / Błażejczyk / Zalesińska / Szymanowicz /

Ptaszyn Wróblewski Sextet / Ars Nova / Kwartet Wilanów /  Integro / Sinfonia Iuventus/Słowiński / Wratislavia/Stanienda –


Let us all find out!