Sinfonia Varsovia - Smolensk – the last mission. In memory of the victims of the 2010 Smolensk catastrophe

Smolensk – the last mission. In memory of the victims of the 2010 Smolensk catastrophe

2020

Works

CD 1

Andrzej Krusiewicz reads the list of names of the victims of the Smolensk catastrophe
Word from Warsaw Metropolitan Archbishop Kazimierz Nycz

Excerpt from the mourning ceremony in honor of the victims of the Smolensk catastrophe,
Warsaw, Piłsudski Square, 17 April 2010

Speech by Maciej Łopiński, Head of the Cabinet of the President of Poland Lech Kaczyński

Excerpt from the mourning ceremony in honor of the victims of the Smolensk catastrophe,  Warsaw, Piłsudski Square, 17 April 2010

Homily of Cardinal Józef Glemp, Primate of Poland

Fragment of the funeral mass for the victims of the Smolensk catastrophe in the Archcathedral Basilica of St John the Baptist in Warsaw, 13 April 2010

Address by the President of the Solidarity trade union Janusz Śniadek

Excerpt from the funeral mass in St. Mary’s Church in Cracow, 18 April 2010

Dąbrowski’s Mazurka Anthem of the Republic of Poland

CD 2
Andrzej Panufnik
 Katyn Epitaph
Henryk Mikołaj Górecki Symphony No. 3 Op. 36 “Symphony of Sorrowful Songs”

Performers

CD 1
Great Symphony Orchestra of the Polish Radio and Television in Katowice (WOSPRiTV)

Jerzy Maksymiuk conductor

Polish Radio, 1977

CD 2
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sinfonia Varsovia
Violetta Chodowicz soprano
Łukasz Borowicz conductor

Special symphonic concert in tribute to the Victims, Witold Lutosławski Polish Radio Concert Studio in Warsaw, 18 April 2010