Guitar Duo Katarina & Franciszek Wieczorek

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Katarina Wieczorek
She graduated from the conservatoire in Bratislava (Slovakia) where she was in Professor Josef Zsapka's guitar class. She continued her musical education in the College of Arts in Bratislava and then in the Academy of Music in Katowice (Poland) in a guitar class under the tutelage of Professor Alina Gruszka. She graduated in 1991. She participated in master courses run by Ichiro Suzuki, Stepan Rak, David Tanenbaum and Grant Gustafson. At present she teaches in the National Secondary School of Music in Katowice.
Franciszek Wieczorek
He graduated from the National Secondary School of Music in Katowice (Poland) under tutelage of Professor Alina Gruszka. In 1990, he finished the Academy of Music in Katowice, also under Professor Gruszka. He received second award in Composer Interpretation at the Silesian Guitar Autumn - guitar festival in Tychy (Poland) in 1988. He attended master courses run by Ichiro Suzuki, Vladimir Mikulka and Grant Gustafson. From 1990 to 2005 he had been a teacher at the Academy of Music in Katowice. At present he teaches in the National Secondary School of Music in Katowice. He is a leader of Silesian Guitar Octet.

They have performed in Czech, Slovakia, Ukraine, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Finland, Hungary, Greece, Great Britain and Sweden. Apart from artistic performing, the Wieczoreks run the Concert Agency MODRAN. They are artistic directors of the International Guitar Festival in Zory as well as music publishers.

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Repertoire


Renaissaince music
John Dowland
(1562 - 1626)
My Lord Willoughby`s Welcome Home
My Lord Chamberlain, His Galliard
John Johnson
(died 1595)
The Flatt Pavin
Galliard to the Flatt Pavin


Baroque music
Georg Philipp Telemann
(1681 - 1767)
Polish suite
Louis Claude Daquin
(1694 - 1772)
Le Cou-Cou


Classical music
Joseph Haydn
(1732 - 1809)
Sonate D Major
Mauro Giuliani
(1781 - 1828)
Le Avventure di Amore Op. 116
Ludwig van Beethoven
(1770 -1827)
For Elisa


Romantic music
Franz Schubert
(1797 - 1828)
Serenade
Frederic Chopin
(1810 - 1849)
Grande valse brillante Op. 34 No. 2
Mazurka F-Sharp Minor Op. 6 No. 1
Mazurka C Major Op. 56 No. 2


Spanish music
Enrique Granados
(1867 - 1916)
Danza Española Op. 37 No. 2
Valses poeticos:
No. 1 "Melodioso"
No. 2 "Tempo di valse noble"
No. 3 "Tempo di valse lento"
No. 4 "Allegro, umoristico, ritmico"
No. 6 "Quasi ad libitum"
Andaluza
Isaak Albeniz
(1860 - 1909)
Tango Op. 165 No. 2
Manuel de Falla
(1876 - 1946)
Farruca
Chanson du feu follet
Dance of the Corregidor


Latin-american music
Manuel Maria Ponce
(1882 - 1948)
Intermezzo
Scherzino
Scherzino Mexicano
Astor Piazzolla
(1921 - 1992)
Lo Que Vendra
Jorge Cardoso
(1949)
Milonga
Giuseppe Farrauto Morenita do Brazil
Joao Pernambuco
(1883 - 1947)
Brasilian Dance


20th century music
Claude Debussy
(1862 - 1918)
The little Shepherd
Golliwogg's cake walk
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
(1895 - 1968)
Preludium & fugue C-Sharp Minor
Preludium & fugue E Major
Aleksander Tansman
(1897 - 1986)
Deux chansons populaires
Plany, Cancion del Lladre
Witold Lutoslawski
(1913 - 1994)
Polish Folk songs:
Na jabloni jablko wisi, Panie Michale, Gaik, Pastereczka, Zalotny, Rektor, Hej, od Krakowa jade
Joaquin Rodrigo
(1901 - 1999)
Trois petites Pieces
Ya se van los pastores
Por caminos de Santiago
Pequea sevillana
Dimitris Fampas
(1922 - 1996)
Corfou
Toru Takemitsu
(1930 - 1996)
Bad Boy
Leo Brouwer
(1939)
Suite Incidente Campesina:
Preludio, Interludio, Danza, Final
Dimitris Kondoiannis
(1956)
Two sketches from Roumeli

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