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Ewelina Nowicka & Pola Lazar

Composer & violinist Ewelina Nowicka and pianist Pola Lazar are young Polish artists who, inspired by a deep interest in Jewish culture, have collaborated for the past 10 years on numerous Jewish themed projects. These include Ewelina’s compositions “Kaddish 1944” (Jugend Komponiertpreis), “Concerto Ebraico” (Bremer Composition Prize), and performance of music by Jewish composers including Bloch, Rubinstein, Schulhoff as well as lesser-known Polish works. They are magna cum laude graduates from their respective conservatories – Pola from Gdansk and Brussels, Ewelina from Hamburg and Bremen. They have recorded for Polish Radio and the Academy of Music in Gdansk, and both have successful solo carriers as laureates of international competitions.

 

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