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Saint Mary’s Organ Festival


22 August 2017


8 p.m.


St. Mary’s Basi­li­ca


St. Mary’s Basi­li­ca

Pon­ti­fi­cal Uni­ver­si­ty of John Paul II in Cra­cow

Saint Mary’s Organ Festival

Saint Mary’s Organ Festi­val |

We would like to invi­te the citi­zens and guests of Cra­cow to the St. Mary’s Basi­li­ca for the third St. Mary Organ Festi­val.

For two years the famo­us Cra­cow Basi­li­ca, known pri­ma­ri­ly from the altar of Veit Stoss and the St. Maria’s Call, will fill the sounds of the roy­al instru­ment per­for­med by vir­tu­osos of music.
Witold Zalew­ski — the orga­nist of the Wawel Cathe­dral and the direc­tor of the Inter­col­le­gia­te Insti­tu­te of Church Music in Cra­cow is the Festi­val Direc­tor.

The seventh con­cert with a gre­at orga­nist – Marek Pawe­łek (Kra­kow, Poland) and cel­list Julia Kotar­ba will be held on August 22nd at 8 p.m. The eve­ning will be led by Łukasz Jaroc­ki.

Admis­sion to con­certs with the show of the fun­dra­ising card at the pri­ce of 20 PLN /​ 5 euro — to be pur­cha­sed in pre-sales at the cash of St. Mary’s Basi­li­ca, and on the day of the con­cert at the main entran­ce to the church from.7 p.m.

The orga­ni­zers of the St. Mary’s Festi­val are St. Mary’s Basi­li­ca and the Pon­ti­fi­cal Uni­ver­si­ty of John Paul II in Cra­cow. The main part­ner of the St. Mary Organ Festi­val is Comarch S.A.

Saint Mary’s Organ Festi­val

PROGRAM (August 22nd)

Die­trich Buxte­hu­de (1637−1707) – Pas­sa­ca­glia d-moll, BuxWV 161

Johann Seba­stian Bach (1685−1750) – Pre­lu­dium i Fuga G-dur, BWV 541

Johann Seba­stian Bach – Suita na wio­lon­cze­lę solo d-moll, BWV 1008

Pre­lu­de, Alle­man­de, Couran­te, Sara­ban­de, Menu­et I — Menu­et II — Menu­et da capo,


Felix Men­dels­sohn-Bar­thol­dy (1809−1847) – Sona­ta c-moll op. 65 nr 2

Gra­ve-Ada­gio, Alle­gro maesto­so e viva­ce, Fuga 

Léon Boël­l­mann (1862−1897) – Pri­ère à Notre-Dame i Toc­ca­ta z Suity Gotyc­kiej, op. 25

Saint Mary’s Organ Festi­val