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November, 2010

Chopin and Paderewski Film Series
The Society for Arts, 1112 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, Illinois;
for program and ticket information call 773-486-9612

Tuesday, November 9, 2010, 6 pm

Film screening
Moonlight Sonata, 1937
Starring Ignacy Jan Paderewski, dir. Lothar Mendes, B+W, in English;
Language Learning Laboratory, Ronald Williams Library, 4th floor, Northeastern
Illinois University, 5500 North St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois;
Free admission; 773-792-1352

Past Events

Chopin 200–Grazyna Auguscik’s
World Sound
, Jazz Impressions
Grazyna Auguscik, vocalist; Matt Ulery, bass;
Andrzej Jagodzinski Trio; Jarek Bester,
accordion; Paulinho Garcia, guitar and
vocals; The Chicago International Trombone
Ensemble; Howard Levy, harmonica and
piano; Ian Maksin, cello; Issa Boulos, oud;
Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois
July 25, 2010

Boleslaw Lustyk: Painting Music, paintings
Thomas Masters Gallery, Chicago
July-August, 2010

Muzyka Polska: Chopin, Kilar,
Grant Park Orchestra,
Krzysztof Urbanski, conductor; Krzysztof
Jablonski, piano; Jay Pritzker Pavilion,
Millennium Park, Chicago
June 30, 2010

Enchanting Chopin, Chicago Symphony
Orchestra, James Conlon, Ravinia Festival
June 28, 2010

All Chopin with Complete Preludes,
Garrick Ohlsson, piano; Ravinia Festival
June 24, 2010

Chicago Area Music Teachers Association
and Chicago Chopin Society present
Influence of Polish Folk Music in Chopin’s
, a Lecture, Recital and
Masterclass for teachers and students;
Roosevelt University, Chicago
June 18, 2010

American Paderewski Piano Competition,
The Paderewski Music Society, Colburn
School Conservatory of Music, 200 South
Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, California
May 26-29, 2010

Paderewski Recital presented by
The Pianola Institute of London
Performance on piano-player at The Polish
Museum of America

May 16, 2010

Chopin with Cherries: An Evening of Music
and Poetry
, group reading, Wojciech Kocyan,
pianist, The Ruskin Art Club, 800 South
Plymouth Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
May 8, 2010

Polanki College Achievement Awards Tea,
with Chopin recital,
May Phang, pianist
Polish Center of Wisconsin
April 25, 2010

Recital celebrating the 200th birthdays
of Chopin and Schumann

JaninaFialkowska, pianist Polish Center
of Wisconsin

April 19, 2010

The Chicago Chapter of the Kosciuszko

Chopin and Paderewski recital
Michal Pecak, pianist; Polonia Bookstore
April 17, 2010

Mlodosc Chopina (The Youth of Chopin)
1952 - film screening; dir. Aleksander Ford;
B+W, in Polish, English sub-titles;
Language Learning Laboratory, Ronald
Williams Library, 4th floor, Northeastern
Illinois University
April 15, 2010

Lira Ensemble
Chopin Bicentennial Concert

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
March 28, 2010

Paderewski Symphony Orchestra
Celebration of Chopin’s 200th
, Youth Concert

Chicago Symphony Center
March 27, 2010

Paderewski Symphony Orchestra

Chopin In My Heart
Piotr Banasik, pianist

Chicago Symphony Cente
March 26, 2010

Chopin Fest:
Happy 200th Birthday,
Northwestern student pianist
marathon recital

Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University
March 1, 2010

Chopin & Paderewski Year 2010 Opening
A special program in a special venue -
Chicago's Chopin Elementary
School Auditorium
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Annual Paderewski Music Festival
in Paso Robles

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Thursday-Saturday, November 11-13, 2010

Chopin-Paderewski 2010 International Conference

Polish Studies Program, the Departments of History, Modern Languages and Literatures, Fine and Performing Arts, Political Science, and the International Studies Program at Loyola University Chicago, 1032 West Sheridan, Chicago, Illinois;
for further information contact Bozena Nowicka McLees, bmclees@luc.eduor Marek
Suszko, msuszko@luc.edu

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Friday, November 12, 2010, 7:30 pm

The 150th anniversary of the birth of Ignacy Jan
Paderewski and the 200th anniversary of the birth
of Fryderyk Chopin

A special event in the intimate surroundings of the historic Newberry Library in
Chicago, 60 West Walton Street


Lecture on Paderewski “…some call it hair…,” by Richard Dyer, music critic

Concert by Jan Milosz Lisiecki, pianist

Exhibition of Fryderyk Chopin musical manuscript from the collection of the
Newberry Library

Exhibition of Ignacy Jan Paderewski memorabilia


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Saturday, November 13

Chopin & Paderewski 2010, Concert at Loyola University Chicago,
Mundelein Auditorium; Music composed by Chopin and Paderewski will be
performed by the Loyola's Music Program Faculty pianists, LIRA Ensemble and
guest artists; 1020 West Sheridan Road. Chicago, IL 60626

© 2009-2011 The Organizing Committee for Chopin & Paderewski 2010 celebrations, USA