Zygmunt Krauze

Zygmunt Krauze

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Zygmunt Krauze, the pianist and composer, was born in Warsaw on 19th September 1938. A 1962 and 1964, respectively, graduate of the National Higher School of Music piano studies in the class of Maria Wilkomirska and of composition with Kazimierz Sikorski, Krauze continued his music education in Paris on a French Government scholarship as a student of Nadia Boulanger in 1966-67.
Since 1963 Krauze has been playing concerts as a pianist in Europe and the United States, performing mainly contemporary works. In 1967 he founded the Warsztat Muzyczny [Musical Workshop] ensemble, specializing in playing the most recent compositions and consisting of a clarinetist Czeslaw Palkowski, trombonist Edward Borowiak, cellist Witold Galazka, and Krauze at the piano. The ensemble continued until 1988, gave a total of approximately 300 concerts and had more than 100 works composed for it by Polish and foreign composers.
For many years Krauze was involved in teaching alongside composing, lecturing on composition and piano playing in a number of academic centers around the world. In 1970-71 he was a piano professor at the Cleveland State University, and in 1973-74 stayed in Berlin at the invitation of the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst. He was a lecturer at the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm in 1975, the International Summer School of New Music in Darmstadt in 1976, Indiana University in Bloomington and University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in 1978, the Basel Academy of Music in 1979, Yale University in New Haven in 1982, International Summer School in Kazimierz Dolny and Keio University in Tokyo in 1986, Groznjan in Croatia in 1988, Rubin Academy of Music in Jerusalem in 1991, and in Osaka, at Kobe University, the National University in Seul, Yale University and Columbia University of New York in 1994. In 1982-89 Krauze lectured in Paris, where he was appointed the artistic advisor at the Institut de Recherche de Coordination Acoustique Musique (IRCAM) at the invitation of Pierre Boulez in 1982 and ran weekly music programs in Radio France Musique in 1983-84. In 1986 Krauze co-produced a series of educational films entitled "The Making of Music" for the Polish Television, winning the award of the Chairman of the Polish Radio and Television in 1987, followed by a series of films on contemporary music, called "The Sound and Silence".
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Zygmunt Krauze Discography Tracks

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M-3 XW-891, M-3 XW-892 Krzysztof Meyer / Tomasz Sikorski / Zygmunt Krauze Krzysztof Meyer / Tomasz Sikorski / Zygmunt Krauze - Warszawska Jesień - 1967 - Automne De Varsovie (Kronika Dzwiękowa Nr 2)(LP, Mono) Polskie Nagrania Muza, Polskie Nagrania Muza M-3 XW-891, M-3 XW-892 Poland 1967 Sell This Version
Andrzej Dobrowolski / Włodzimierz Kotoński, Zygmunt Krauze, Bogusław Schaeffer, Kazimierz Serocki, Witold Szalonek - Music Workshop Andrzej Dobrowolski / Włodzimierz Kotoński, Zygmunt Krauze, Bogusław Schaeffer, Kazimierz Serocki, Witold Szalonek - Music Workshop - Polish Avant-Garde Music (Album) Polskie Nagrania Muza Poland 1970 Sell This Version
SXL 0663 Zygmunt Krause* / Witold Szalonek / Tomasz Sikorski / Jan Astriab Zygmunt Krause* / Witold Szalonek / Tomasz Sikorski / Jan Astriab - Warszawska Jesień - 1970 - Automne De Varsovie(LP, Album) Polskie Nagrania Muza SXL 0663 Poland 1970 Sell This Version
SXL 0987 Zygmunt Krauze New Piano Sounds(LP) Polskie Nagrania Muza SXL 0987 Poland 1973 Sell This Version
0120 094 Zygmunt Krauze / Rolf Gehlhaar Zygmunt Krauze / Rolf Gehlhaar - Steirischer Herbst - Musikprotokoll 1974(LP) ORF 0120 094 Austria 1975 Sell This Version
CAP 1069, RIKS LP 69 Solyom*, Welin*, Pålsson*, Krauze* Solyom*, Welin*, Pålsson*, Krauze* - 4 x Piano(LP) Caprice Records, Caprice Records CAP 1069, RIKS LP 69 Sweden 1975 Sell This Version
RR ^22 Georg Katzer / Zygmunt Krause* / Jaroslav Krček Georg Katzer / Zygmunt Krause* / Jaroslav Krček - Aide Memoire / Folk Music / Sonáty Slavíčkové(12", Album) Recommended Records RR ^22 UK 1985 Sell This Version
13932 Olivier Messiaen, Zygmunt Krause*, Joanna MacGregor, Madeleine Mitchell, Christopher Van Kampen, David Campbell (6) Olivier Messiaen, Zygmunt Krause*, Joanna MacGregor, Madeleine Mitchell, Christopher Van Kampen, David Campbell (6) - Quatuor Pour La Fin Du Temps · Quatuor Pour La Naissance(CD, Album) Collins Classics 13932 UK 1994 Sell This Version
ReR p53 p53 : Chris Cutler, Lutz Glandien, Marie Goyette, Zygmunt Krauze, Otomo Yoshihide p53 : Chris Cutler, Lutz Glandien, Marie Goyette, Zygmunt Krauze, Otomo Yoshihide - p53(CD, Album) ReR Megacorp ReR p53 UK 1995 Sell This Version
BR 1021 Zygmunt Krauze Fête Galante Et Pastorale(CD) Bôłt BR 1021 Poland 2013 Sell This Version
BR 1019 Zygmunt Krauze Spatial Music(CD) Bôłt BR 1019 Poland 2013 Sell This Version
BR 1033, DUX 1288 John Tilbury / Zygmunt Krauze John Tilbury / Zygmunt Krauze - Grand Tour(CD, Album) Bôłt, DUX BR 1033, DUX 1288 Poland 2016 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

none Szabolcs Esztenyi / Zygmunt Krauze Szabolcs Esztenyi / Zygmunt Krauze - Warsaw Autumn '91 7(Cass, C60) Not On Label none Poland 1991 Sell This Version

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