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Donald Macleod focuses on Bacewicz's music in the years after World War II when, before the diktats of Soviet communism, there was a brief, false dawn.

Donald Macleod and his guest, the Polish music expert Adrian Thomas, explore the music of Grazyna Bacewicz in the years after World War II when, before Polish musicians and composers found themselves subject to the diktats of a new totalitarian regime under the Soviets, there was a brief, false dawn.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Quartet No. 3 For Strings

    Performer: Penderecki Quartet.
    • UNITED : 88-014.
    • United.
    • 5.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Sonata No. 4 For Violin And Piano

    Performer: Aleksandra Utrecht. Performer: Edward Statkiewicz.
    • OLYMPIA : OCD-392.
    • OLYMPIA.
    • 1.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Concerto For String Orchestra

    Conductor: Mariusz Smolij. Orchestra: Capella Bydgostiensis Chamber Orchestra.
    • NAXOS : 8.573229.
    • NAXOS.
    • 1.

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