Winter Journey
Franz SchubertStanisław Barańczak
New Journey, New Story

Konieczny & Napierała

Franz Schubert – Winterreise Op. 89, new written by Stanislaw Barańczak 
Tomasz Konieczny – bass-baritone
Lech Napierała – piano

Recordings and media

Tomasz Konieczny, Lech Napierała - Winter Journey

An extraordinary album:the première recording of Schubert’s song cycle with texts by Stanisław Barańczak, a distinguished Polish poet and translator from the mid-20th century.Stanisław Barańczak, inspired by Schubert’s masterpiece, created his own, thoroughly contemporary words to this music, giving this classic of Romantic art song a completely new dimension.How does Die Winterreisesound with texts set strongly in today’s often none-too-friendly reality? …Listen to the interpretation of Tomasz Konieczny, a world-class vocalist.Lech Napierała accompanies him on the piano.

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TVP Kultura 2019. Two Songs Cycles performed by Tomasz Konieczny and Lech Napierała

  1. Songs and Dances of Death – Modest Mussorgsky
  2. Don Quixote Sonets – Romuald Twardowski

Polish salon: Tomasz Konieczny and Lech Napierała