3 Dances (Trzy tańce)

Henryk Górecki

3 Dances (Trzy tańce)

Op. 34

About this work...

In 1973, at age 40 and with a growing international reputation, Górecki, characteristically, turned aside any more prestigious or lucrative commissions to compose an orchestral work for the Rybnik Philharmonic, the orchestra he himself had played in (on the violin) during his early music studies. It is dedicated to the... read more