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Stanislaw Lem 2021 Concert 100 Years Science of Fiction
Lem’s work illuminates our time like a great headlight – his 100th birthday anniversary could not fall more congenially into the current present. Inspired by Lem’s late work Fiasco, written largely in Vienna, the Klangforum Wien premieres Poland’s strongest contemporary voices in an exclusive concert featuring compositions by Cezary Duchnowski, Mikołaj Laskowski and Żaneta Rydzewska, among others. In addition, the ensemble will present new compositions created in the spirit of a “science of fiction”, meaning sounds that breathe Lem’s pioneering spirit.
Mikołaj Laskowski Fiasko (World Premiere)
Aleksander Nowak lo firgai - The Mask/Maska (World Premiere)
Żaneta Rydzewska to my stars (World Premiere)
Cezary Duchnowski WELOVELIVE
Alessandro Baticci & Rafał Zalech (Nimikry) Bird of Paradise (World Premiere)
Director: Johannes Kalitzke
Sopran: Agata Zubel
Duration: 110 Minutes with a 20 minute break
Cooperation with the Adam Mickiewicz Institute, a cultural institution operating under the auspices of the Polish Ministry of Culture, National Heritage and Sport. The project is part of the Institute's Lem and Thinking About the Future core programme.
The works by Mikołaj Laskowski, Aleksander Nowak and Zaneta Rydzewska were commissioned by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute as part of the program pillar "Lem and thinking about the future“
Publisher of Aleksander Nowak's works: