Sinfonietta per Sinfonietta: The Tale of Prince Ivanovich (2018)

Sinfonietta per Sinfonietta: The Tale of Prince Ivanovich (2018) was the winning composition of the Fourth International Composition Competition “Sinfonietta per Sinfonietta” held under the honorary patronage of Prof. Krzysztof Penderecki. It was first performed on 22nd June 2018 in Kraków (Poland) in the Gallery of the Nineteenth Century Polish Art in the Sukiennice Museum. The recording of the world premiere can be viewed by following this link.

The solo parts were performed by Maciej Lulek (violin) and Marcin Mączyński (violoncello) while the Sinfonietta Cracovia accompanied the two soloists under the musical direction of Jurek Dybał.

The composition’s duration is eleven minutes and is scored for solo violin, solo violoncello and string orchestra (5-4-3-3-1).