It is the eighteenth time we shall welcome you to the annual Festival of Chamber Music Arsenal Nights (27 June – 13 July 2014).
We are pleased to invite you to eight festival evenings to the courtyard of The Arsenal in Wrocław, where stars of Polish chamber music will appear accompanied by the Wratislavia Chamber Orchestra directed by Jan Stanienda, the Festival’s Artistic Director.
This year the Arsenal Nights will be filled with greatest performances of greatest classics. Some of the top Polish singers will appear: Iwona Hossa, Agnieszka Rehlis, Urszula Kryger, who have been enjoying successful international careers for many years. An interesting variety of Polish virtuoso instrumentalist is going to include Rafał Kwiatkowski (cello), Jan Stanienda (violinist and conductor), Krzysztof Meisinger (guitar), Klaudiusz Baran (virtuoso of accordion and bandoneon), and Jan Krzeszowiec (flute). Our masters will charm out for you unforgettable moments on the enchanting courtyard of The Arsenal, playing great music of Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Friedrich Haendel, Antonio Vivaldi, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Antonín Dvořák, Boccherini, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, de Falla and Granados.
It is a musical bouquet on its own, absolutely top shelf. To name just a few masterpieces of the programme: Bach’s Brandenburg concertos, concerti grossi and cantatas by Haendel, Vivaldi’s concertos, Bach’s cantatas and violin concertos, serenades by Tchaikovsky and Dvořák, or Schuberts Trout Quintet. Amongst the gems of the Festival there will be such chamber pieces as Cello Sonata No 1 in C major Opus 102 by Beethoven, songs by Manuel de Falla, or Boccherini’s Piano Quintet.
We are thrilled to invite you to those wonderful musical summer nights in the Wroclaw Arsenal!!