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Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Penderecki has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 18 episodes and was first played on 2 March 2014.

Krzysztof Penderecki (born 23 November 1933 in Dębica; died 29 March 2020 in Kraków) was a Polish composer and conductor. His 1960 avant-garde Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima for string orchestra brought him to international attention, and this success was followed by acclaim for his choral St. Luke Passion. Both these works exhibit compositional techniques that were novel for their time. From the mid-1970s onward, Penderecki's style changed to encompass a post-Romantic idiom.

He won prestigious awards including Grammy Awards in 1987 and…

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Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima
Krzysztof Penderecki
EMI Classics2012
Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima
Krzysztof PendereckiEMI Classics2012
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Je T'aime, Je T'aime
Krzysztof Penderecki
EmArcy, Universal Music Jazz France2008
Je T'aime, Je T'aime
Krzysztof PendereckiEmArcy, Universal Music Jazz France2008
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De Natura Sonoris II
Krzysztof Penderecki
Cold Spring2017
De Natura Sonoris II
Krzysztof PendereckiCold Spring2017
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Humus - The Life Exploring Force
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm Orchestra
Philips1971
Humus - The Life Exploring Force
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm OrchestraPhilips1971
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De Natura Sonoris II
Krzysztof Penderecki, Stefania Woytowicz, Kazimierz Pustelak, Bernard Ładysz, Warsaw National Philharmonic Chorus, The Symphony Orchestra, Andrzej Markowski
Polskie Nagrania Muza0
De Natura Sonoris II
Krzysztof Penderecki, Stefania Woytowicz, Kazimierz Pustelak, Bernard Ładysz, Warsaw National Philharmonic Chorus, The Symphony Orchestra, Andrzej MarkowskiPolskie Nagrania Muza0
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Actions For Free Jazz Orchestra
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm Orchestra
Philips1971
Actions For Free Jazz Orchestra
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm OrchestraPhilips1971
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Polymorphia
Krzysztof Penderecki
Polskie Nagrania Muza1968
Polymorphia
Krzysztof PendereckiPolskie Nagrania Muza1968
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Lux Aeterna
Penderecki
Polskie Nagrania Muza1987
Lux Aeterna
PendereckiPolskie Nagrania Muza1987
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Threnody For The Victims Of Hiroshima
Penderecki, Krzysztof Penderecki, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Kraków Philharmonic Chorus
EMI Classics2001
Threnody For The Victims Of Hiroshima
Penderecki, Krzysztof Penderecki, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Kraków Philharmonic ChorusEMI Classics2001
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Sita Rama Encores
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm Orchestra
Philips1971
Sita Rama Encores
Penderecki, Don Cherry, The New Eternal Rhythm OrchestraPhilips1971
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