Final Concert of "Guitar Integrations" - Tomasz Zawierucha

Deadline: March 4, 2023, at 18.00;

Venue: NCK - Old Town Hall, ul. Korzenna 33/35;

Tickets: free admission;

Amenities: induction loop


The concert crowning the GUITAR INTEGRATIONS event, which includes activities such as: conference, debates, concerts, master classes. The event is held under the patronage of Jan Paterek - an outstanding educator and popularizer of the guitar.

The hero of the evening will be an outstanding guitarist - Tomasz Zawierucha - a graduate of the Academy of Music in Poznań and the Weimar Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt. Masters who greatly influenced his artistic development were prof. Piotr Zaleski, prof. Monika Rost and prof. Thomas Müller-Pering.

Tomasz Zawierucha is the winner of first prizes at renowned competitions in Tokyo, Paris and Scottish Dundee. He has recorded albums for Japanese, German and British labels. His recordings have been favorably received in the professional press ("Excellent recording" - Italian Guitar Art Magazine, "five star rating" - London's The Times, "Special recommended" - Japanese The Records Geijutsu Disc Review or American "Soundboard"). His recital in the famous "Tokyo Bunka-Kaikan Recital Hall" was described by the Japanese magazine "Gendai Guitar Magazine" - Zawierucha is undoubtedly one of the most interesting artistic personalities of the world guitar. The artist has been invited to perform at leading festivals, such as the International Festival of Classical Guitar in Stuttgart, Big Guitar Weekend in Glasgow, Iserlohn Guitar Festival and Rencontres de la Guitare in Paris.

Zawierucha conducted master classes and lectures at Polish music academies, e.g. in Gdańsk, Poznań, Wrocław, Kraków, Szczecin as well as at foreign universities: University of Strathclyde, Wieleńska Academy of Music, Hochschule für Musik Stuttgart, Hochschule für Musik Detmold, Hochschule für Künste Bremen. Among the artists with whom he has performed in chamber recitals are: Grammy winner - John Dearman, Ricardo Gallen and Olaf Van Gonnissen.

Apart from artistic activity, Tomasz Zawierucha also conducts pedagogical activity. In his academic career
he taught guitar classes at universities in Weimar and Feldkirch (A). From 2006 - 2018 he collaborated with the Royal Conservatoire of
Scotland in Glasgow On October 1, 2014, he was appointed professor of guitar and head of the department
plucked instruments at the renowned Folkwang Universität der Künste in Essen (Germany).

During the Final Concert, Tomasz Zawierusze will be accompanied by the Guitar Ensemble created for this occasion, composed of students and students of the Tri-City secondary music schools.


Gaspar Sanz (~1640-1710)
from the series "Instruccion de musica sobre la guitarra española"

- Villanos
- Spanish
- La cavalleria de Napoles con dos clarines
- Folias
- Canarios

Santiago de Murcia (1673-1739)

Fernando Sor (1778-1839)
Variations on a Mozart Theme, Op. 9

Isaac Albeniz (1860-1909)
"Mallorca" (Barcarolle)
"Rumores de la Caleta" (Malaguena)

Matthias Schlothfeldt (*1968)
"et riens ne me respont. Ballade nach"
"Je puis trop bien" by Guillaume de Machaut

Tomasz Zawierucha - guitars
The artist will perform a program on the following instruments:
- baroque guitar (Julio Castaños Soler, Málaga 2017 after Antonio Stradivari)
- romantic guitar (Karl Heinz-Römmich, Honhardt 2020 after René François Lacôte)
- concert guitar (Antonius Müller, Aarbergen 2022)

The coordinator of the event is Dr. Monika Dżuła-Radkiewicz
(Music Academy in Gdańsk)

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