NewsIn search of Scarlatti
Add date: Wednesday, 23 March 2016
Rinaldo Alessandrini appeared in the collective awareness of Polish music lovers some 25 years ago as an author of a new, fresh and innovative interpretation of Monteverdi’s madrigals, brought to life by his ensemble, Concerto Italiano. Over a decade later, the artist became a regular guest of the Misteria Paschalia festival. Yesterday, he had brought with him one of Scarlatti’s oratorios, the rare Cain overo il primo omicidio.Last Words for a great start
Add date: Tuesday, 22 March 2016
Jordi Savall, a recurring guest without whom it is hard to imagine the Misteria Paschalia Festival, surprised us all. This time he did not bring a syncretic project with him, but a classical concert programme, performed with his Le Concert des Nations ensemble – the orchestral version of Haydn’s The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour On the Cross,performed for the inauguration of the Festival.
Add date: Monday, 21 March 2016
Over the course of the upcoming week, Krakow will once again become the world capital of early music, as the 13th edition of the Misteria Paschalia Festival is starting today. We are going to witness many musical emotions and exaltations: the audiences in Krakow are going to listen to the most prominent artists who work with early music. Ladies and Gentlemen, we are beginning one of the most widely recognised early music festivals in Europe, which will accompany us during the entire Holy Week and Easter.
Add date: Thursday, 17 March 2016
The “KURANT” music bookstore and the Music Corner prepared their special Easter offer with the fans of the Misteria Paschalia Festival in mind. The two legendary Krakow music stores will set up their booths at every festival location and will sell unique albums there.
Add date: Wednesday, 16 March 2016
On Monday, the 21st of March, one of the most recognisable festivals of early music in Europe – Misteria Paschalia – will start in Krakow. As has become tradition, Program 2 of the Polish Radio, which is a co-organiser of the event, invites all music lovers to tune in to the exceptional transmissions direct from Krakow.