Last Days of Wanda B.

for string orchestra (2007)

This piece is primarily a sound impression, but also a record of emotions accompanying the farewell and a set of snapshot memories, interspersed with residual quotes from Wanda B.'s, to whom it is dedicated, favorite melodies.


Performance history:

PREMIERE: July 16, 2007; AUKSO, Marek Moś; 7th Summer Music Festival in Rycerka Górna; Sanctuary of Our Lady of Kazimierz in Rajcza


September 21, 2008; Leopoldinum Orchestra, Ernst Kovacic; 51st Warsaw Autumn International Festival of Contemporary Music; Chamber Hall of the National Philharmonic


May 30, 2009; AUKSO, Marek Moś; The New Theater Concerts Series in Warsaw; Polish Radio Concert Studio Witold Lutosławski in Warsaw


March 24, 2011; Chamber Orchestra of the National Philharmonic, Jan Lewtak; Thursday music meetings at the National Philharmonic; Chamber Hall of the National Philharmonic in Warsaw


December 10, 2011; Silesian Chamber Orchestra, Massimo Caldi; Concert Hall of AM Katowice


May 29, 2015; AUKSO Chamber Orchestra, Marek Moś (dir); Monographic concert on the occasion of the opening of the new seat of the NInA; "Promised Land" room, NInA, Warsaw


Recordings history:

January 13, 2008; AUKSO, Marek Moś; realization: Julita Emanuiłow, Beata Jankowska-Burzyńska; Concert Hall of the Academy of Music Karol Szymanowski in Katowice


Performers: AUKSO

Marek Moś - director