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Henryk Górecki

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Henryk Górecki

Henryk Górecki has been played on NTS shows including Keaton Henson, with Symphony No.3 (Extract) first played on 8 November 2016.

Henryk Mikołaj Górecki (born December 6, 1933 in Czernica, Silesia, Poland. Died 12 November 2010 in Katowice, Poland) was a Polish composer of classical music. Though his earlier work in the late 1950s and 1960s were characterised by a dissonant modernism influenced by Luigi Nono, Karlheinz Stockhausen and contemporaries Krzysztof Penderecki and Kazimierz Serocki, he moved in the mid 1970's towards a 'pure' sacred minimalist sound encapsulated by the 1976 Symphony No. 3. Gorecki has since progressed through several distinct styles, from the reverence…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Magnificat
Górecki, Tavener, Pärt, Choir Of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury
EMI Classics1995
Magnificat
Górecki, Tavener, Pärt, Choir Of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen CleoburyEMI Classics1995
Discogs
Good Night, Op. 63
Górecki, David Zinman, Elzbieta Chojnacka, Markus Stenz, Dawn Upshaw
Nonesuch1995
Good Night, Op. 63
Górecki, David Zinman, Elzbieta Chojnacka, Markus Stenz, Dawn UpshawNonesuch1995
Discogs
Symphony No. 3 (Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs) Opus 36 (1976)
Henryk Górecki, Dawn Upshaw, London Sinfonietta, David Zinman
Elektra Nonesuch1992
Symphony No. 3 (Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs) Opus 36 (1976)
Henryk Górecki, Dawn Upshaw, London Sinfonietta, David ZinmanElektra Nonesuch1992
Discogs
Lento E Largo, Tranquillisimo - Cantabilissimo - Dolcissimo - Legatissimo
Górecki
Philips1994
Lento E Largo, Tranquillisimo - Cantabilissimo - Dolcissimo - Legatissimo
GóreckiPhilips1994
Discogs
Concertino Bianco
Górecki, Pärt, Pelēcis, Vasks, Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra
ABC Classics2017
Concertino Bianco
Górecki, Pärt, Pelēcis, Vasks, Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Tasmanian Symphony OrchestraABC Classics2017
Discogs
Symphony No.3 (Extract)
Gorecki
Polygram TV1996
Symphony No.3 (Extract)
GoreckiPolygram TV1996
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