Best Of Gorecki
ORCHESTRA OF THE SZCZECIN PHILHARMONIC CHOIR OF THE PODLASIE OPERA PHILHARMONIC BIALYSTOK SILESIAN PHILHARMONIC CHOIR
Presented on three discs, this new release features the very best compositions of Henryk Gorecki (1933-2010) A Polish composer of contemporary classical music, Gorecki became a prominent figure of the Polish avant-garde during the post-Stalin era. While Gorecki’s music varies in style, his works tend to lean toward harmonic and rhythmic simplicity. He is regarded as a founder of the ‘New Polish School’, joined by Witold Lutoslawski and Krzysztof Penderecki.