Requiem for an icon

November 6, 2015

(original title: Requiem dla Ikony) Publisher Category opera Year Composed 2015 Duration 70 Minutes Orchestration soprano, baritone, actress, choir, 3 boys, chamber ensemble (fl, ob, cl/bcl, pno, perc., synth, vln, vla, cello, dbass and electronics Availability conctact composer Premiere 22/05/2015 Original performer Orchestra of the Polish National Opera House, Henry Vega – electronics Commissioned by…

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Opera for the unknown woman

November 6, 2015

OPERA FOR THE UNKNOWN WOMAN A multi-media science fiction opera By Melanie Wilson co-composed by Katarina Glowicka   Opera for The Unknown Woman is a multi-media science fiction opera that weaves together forms of theatre, sound art, contemporary classical and choral music, choreography and film. The opera imagines the unwritten future for women to come,…

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Seven Sonnets

November 2, 2015

Seven Sonnets (2015) released by ARTEKsounds DUX, Bôłt records and . New, exciting collaboration with Arnon Zlotnik and Rubens Quartet. “Glowickas style, her nonconformist handling of electronic possibilities and idiosyncratic, not complacency seeking harmonies, are clearly visible in the 50-minute, highly recommended cycle.” Culturmag, Tina Manske, Germany   “Glowicka forges a rarefied spiritual atmosphere with…

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“Requiem for an Icon” featured at radio RDC, Warsaw

October 28, 2015

Dziś w radio RDC w “Pan od Kultury” o 17:30 audycja o “Requiem dla Ikony” http://t.co/fObPWo0fZq

“Jazz n More” on “Red Sun”

October 28, 2015

May issue of the magazine “Jazz n More”  publishes review of ‘Red Sun’. Below an excerpt: All sound phenomena happen in time and space. But few sound artists use those dimensions specifically to make it the exclusive theme of their compositions as do the two Polish women: Glowicka and Walentynowicz in “Red Sun”. The piano and the…

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“Muzyka 21” reviews “Red Sun”

October 28, 2015

Polish online art magazine Muzyka 21 has published an article on music of Glowicka. Polish critic Jan Topolski writes his impressions about the new CD ‘Red Sun’: What makes the music of Katarina Głowicka special? First of all space. Deep and extensive. As in ambient music. Built by reverbs, echoes and electronics. Against this background – a…

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Music video “Sun Spot” premiered at Docs Against Gravity Festival.

October 28, 2015

Premiered at Festival Docs Against Gravity, Warsaw, Poland, Sun Spot – music for movie by acclaimed director Zuzanna Solakiewicz(“15 corners of the world“) was created as an initiative of Polish Audio-Visual Institute. Subsequent screenings had been during Festival Musica Electronica Nova in Wroclaw as well as at the National Audio-Visual Institute in Warsaw. See the video HERE

Glowicka one of the “compose4you” composers

June 9, 2015

Glowicka is selected to the new initiative of foundation ‘Donemus’ – Compose4You is an initiative of the Foundation Donemus Management, funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education. http://www.compose4you.nl

Retina featured on CD of Belgian magazine ‘Gonzocircus’

June 9, 2015

July issue of online and off-line Belgian music magazine ‘Gonzocircus’ will features ‘Retina’ from CD ‘Red Sun’!