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attention - interview in polish ;)
Below the link to the interview Elwira gave in yesterday's National TV3. In polish
Please, enjoy reading the newest interview with Elwira and Gabriel on PRESTO Music Magazine website.
We talk about the newest Gabriel's Concerto, next year's very exciting project and much more .... :)
During the 25th edition of the festival, we will sit in the jury of the International Marimba & Vibes Competition (14-16.10)
16th of october we will give the masterclass. Check exact time on the festival's website
The newest review appeared in the MUZYKA 21. Please, read in the REVIEWS section
Below the link to the interview we gave to polish TV3 Katowice last thursday
Only in polish ;)
from 9th minute ...
The world premiere is already behind us :)
That was an unforgettable evening during the open-air Summer Festival. Almost 1000 people in public, many friends, artists, actors, but also Mr. Stanislas Pierret - Cultural Attache of the French Embassy and Mme Aurora Luque - the Consul of the Republic of Peru.
Thank you all for coming and sharing with us this wonderful evening ! and for standing ovation :)
Please, go to GALLERY to see the pics
More photos and some short videos on our FB PROFILE
Gabriel is about to finish his first orchestral composition - Concerto for 2 marimbas and orchestra. That was possible thanks to artistic scholarship of Polish Ministry od Culture and National Heritage
More details in PROJECTS page
We are looking forward to this international collaboration ! China, Australia, Poland France ...
A wonderful trip to Africa was very inspiring ! Soon, the results with new musical influences ...
Elwira and Gabriel will be part of the Jury of the VII CONCORSO MUSICALE EUROPEO in Filadelfia (Calabria, Italy); 14-17 May 2015
Percussion / Marimba / Soloists and chamber music. Ages from 10 to 27
More info on : http://www.associazione-melody.com/
See you in Italy !
We had fun making this clip to Gabriel's music. 100% apple sound !
Watch on our YOUTUBE CHANNEL
Tuesday 20th of May we've a pleasure and honour to share the stage with famous polish pianist Janusz Olejniczak. The concert took place in Łódz Philharmony in Poland.
GO TO THE MASTER CLASSES WEBSITE TO READ MORE
took place during the promotion of the newest book of polish writer and painter Hanna Bakula.
More pics on :
September 17th, in the Yehudi Menuhin Hall at the European Parliament, we presented a special recital during the Celebration of the Presidencies of european countries.
For the first time a marimba duo performed in EP. Happy we made it !
Big thanks to YAMAHA EUROPE who delivered the instruments.
Few pics from the recital - go to MEDIA page
18.05 Closed concert - Warsaw
20.05 Closed concert - Warsaw
25-31.08 Myczkowce (PL)
17.09 European Parliament, Brussels
30.09 Closed concert - Warsaw
The third edition of the "Axoum International Marimba Academy" took again place in XVIII century Radziejowice Palace, near Warsaw, april 22-28 .with special emphasis on vibes.
This Academy hosted students from Australia, Poland and Germany who worked with this year's special guest David Friedman and with us.
Tthe final public concert (part of the Palace's concert season) consisted of the performance of the selected students and of David Friedman with Axoum Duo. It was a huge success !
Thank you to Yamaha Europe for providing the instruments and to Innovative Percussion who provided the mallets for participants. This event was hosted by Axoum Duo and Radziejowice Palace.
Reviews from this event appeared in few polish cultural websites, written, in between by a famous polish writer and painter Hanna Bakula.
PHOTOS : look at the FB PAGE
The next edition will take place in SEPTEMBER 7-14, 2014. See you next year !
Soon, all the information on : www.marimba-masterclasses.com
We are very happy to announce that our new poster for Yamaha Europe is printed.
Here is the result ! :)
A review of the INTERNATIONAL MARIMBA MASTERCLASSES - Radziejowice 2012 have appeared in the newest PERCUSSION NEWS MAGAZINE (USA) !
Soon, available to read in "REVIEWS" part of the website :)
A review of "International Marimba Academy 2012" in Radziejowice has appeared in the newest "PRESTO" magazine (no. 2).
"Festival de musica contemporanea in Auditorio de Tenerife", Tenerife, Spain
" Summer Jerzy Waldorff Festival", Radziejowice, Poland
more information (polish)
„Karuzela Cooltury”, Świnoujście, Poland
„Festival Percutant 2012”, Marmande, France
|14.04||Closed concert - Warsaw|
Radziejowice Palace, Closing concert of "International Marimba Academy"
Marcin Bronikowski & Axoum Duo Project
|25.04||"Musica Polonica Nova" Festival of Contemporary Music in Wroclaw, Poland www.filharmonia.wroclaw.pl/calendar/showEvents/1335304800|
|08.05 - 11.05||SHANGHAI CONCERT HALL; Shanghai, China|
New music in Wroclaw (Poland). 25th of april we will premiere three pieces written and dedicated to us:
- „Waves of feelings” (Ryszard Osada),
- „Mahomet” (Jacek Sotomski),
- „Yamantaka” for two marimbas and electronics (Krzysztof Wolk).
On 23th and 24th of february we will give a master class in Leuven Instituut (www.lemmens.be).
Looking forward to be there !
In Gallery some pics from our tournee in Southern Sweden with "Axoum + Marcin Bronikowski Project". It was a great time, many thanks to the organisers and especially to the wonderful public on both concerts!
Looking forward to be there !
Partners of those events: Consulate of the Republic of Poland in Malmo
Polka ideell kulturförening
Photos by: www.mjo-photography.com
17th December in Malmö
18th December w Lund
Marcin Bronikowski & Axoum Duo Project
baritone & two marimbas
Gabriel Collet's compositions and arrangements, songs of spanish and latin composers
See you there!
Partner of these events: YAMAHA EUROPE, POLKA IDEELL KULTURFORENING,
KONSULAT GENERALNY RZECZYPOSPOLITEJ POLSKIEJ W MALMO.
The 26th of october, in Gallery Sarapata in Warsaw took place a very special event - opening exhibition of works of spanish artists Rossy de Palma, Cuca Canals and Pedro Soler Valero.
The special multimedia invitations with paintings and music written and recorded by us were created especially for this event.
Photos on the Gallery Sarapata's website
Last july Elwira and Gabriel appeared as jury members in "IV Universal Marimba Competition & Festival" (link: www.marimbacompetition.com) in Belgium.
Last tuesday, we've perfomed in a splendid "Oratorium Marianum" concert hall, during "Festival de la Francophonie" in Wroclaw. The recital program consisted of Gabriel's compositions.
Last tuesday (21.09.10) Elwira has perfomed a great piece of Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez "... Ex Machina" for marimba, piano & orchestra (polish premiere).
It was a pleasure to work with the pianist Piotr Banasik, Rene Gulikers - conductor and young Polish Iuventus Orchestra.
Some pics can be found on "Warsaw Autumn gallery"
Wonderful public, concert hall & great atmosphere ! Thank you all :)