Przemysłąw Witek will have his Japanese debut concert in Kioi Hall in Tokyo on March 24th, 2017. He will perform W.A. Mozart Piano Concerto in C minor K. 491 together with Mozart Virtuoso Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Mitsuyoshi Oikawa. After this concert the pianist will travel to Singapore to play a Chopin recital at Shaw Symphony Stage on March 26th, 2017.
On December 14th Przemysław Witek will play the works of Mieczysław Weinberg in the Concert Hall of the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. The first half of the concert will consist the solo pieces (2nd Piano Sonata in A minor op. 8, Children Notebooks op. 16). In the second half, together with Dorota Warcaba (1st violin), Katarzyna Szydłowska (2nd violin), Tomasz Citak (viola) and Łukasz Dziedziak (cello) the pianist will perform the Piano Quintet op. 18. On the next day Przemysław Witek will give a lecture about the Weinberg works in the context of cultural, historical and bographical influences.
Together with Wratislavia Ensemble, on December 2nd in Filharmonia Sudecka, Przemysław Witek performed Gabriel Fauré Piano Quintet in C minor op. 115 and Dmitry Shostakovitch Piano Quintet in G minor op. 57. Click here to see the photos from the concert.
Przemysław Witek made a world premiere performance of a Piano Concerto by Mikołaj Hertel, comissioned by 50th Polish Pianism Festival in Słupsk. 'Concerto alla polacca' sounded for a first time on September 14th, 2016 with an accompaniment of Polish Philharmony SInfonia Baltica under a baton of Bohdan Jarmołowicz. More information in a review by Ryszard K. Hetnarowicz and in radio audition "Radiowy Klub Muzyki" by Beata Górecka-Młyńczak.
Przemysław WItek performed a concert tour in China, which included recitals in Suzhou (8.07;15.07), Nanjing (23.07), Wuxi (31.07), Gunagzhou (6.08) and masterclasses in Wuxi (31.06), Suzhou (8.07), Suqian (17.07) Nanjing (22.07) and Guangzhou (5.07). Photos and videos from the concerts can be found on the artist's profile on Facebook.