A first glance at Jaroslaw K. Radomsk "The Magnificent 100" by editor Roger Puchalski. The book examines Radomski's top Polish authors and writers and highlights the quality of Polish art and literature as well as the lives of the creators.
This fall marks 100 years since restoration of Polish Independence after more than a century of occupation by Austria, Germany and Russia.
Keynote speaker Prof. James Pula frm Perdue University will speak at 7:00 PM about the "Fourth Partition" and the Restoration of Polish Independence. Musical performance of Ignacy Jan Paderewski's work by the Chopin Singing Society.
Anna Mattis, oboe and English horn player will present photos and share her personal experiences of the BPO trip to Poland. Anna performed in Rzeszow-our sister city. The BPO musicians are true ambassadors of music from Buffalo.
Social Hour and Refreshments will follow the programs.
For more information call: Tom Zawadzki at (716) 472-8199 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Soprano Emily Helenbrook and Haley Brunstad and pianist Comink Wrona of Ontario as well as veteran pianist Ivan Docenko in works of Chopin, Paderewski, Beethovan, Mozart, WWI pieces and more. Music will be played on St. Michale's Jack Koessler Memorial Steinway Grand Piano. Free will offering to benefit the Polish Singers Alliance of America Scholarship Fund.
Polish Architect of the Broadway Fillmore Polonia District - Władysław H. Zawadzki
Tom Zawadzki will explore the Polish-American architect Władysław H. Zawadzki who contributed the following buildings to the East Side's Polonia neighborhood, centered around Broadway and Fillmore: Dom Polski Building, Al Cohens Bakery, Polish Singing Circle, Lipowicz Grocery, Polish Co-Op Savings & Loan, Club