Music and dance in Łańcut

There is music in the air

The Castle in Łańcut is an idyllic setting for cultural events ranging from cabaret and dance to the best of classical music. The tradition of making music together lasts until today. 

Music festival

The Music Festival in Łańcut is the most prestigious cultural event  in the Podkarpackie Voivodship and one of the biggest in Poland. Enjoy wonderful concerts performed by fantastic artists from all over the world. Take advantage of meetings and music workshops.

The last edition of the festival took place on May 20-28, 2017. Last year, the world-famous pianist Gabriela Montero came to Łańcut, who has been playing the piano since the age of 4. She delighted the audience with the performance of the works of Franz Schubert and Robert Schumann. A feast for music lovers were also concerts of, among others, the Polish band Apollon Musagete Quartett, one of the world’s leading string quartets, and the outstanding Russian cellist Ivan Monighetti.

This year’s edition of the Łańcut festival will take place from 19 to 27 May 2018.

Concerts take place in the ballroom in the Łańcut Castle Museum, the castle park, the synagogue, beautiful Bernadine Basilica in the nearby town of Leżajsk as well as in the Podkarpackie Philharmonic Hall in Rzeszów.

Contact
Filharmonia Podkarpacka im. Artura Malawskiego
30 Szopena Street, Po Box 204
35-959 Rzeszów
Poland
Phone: +48 17 862 84 08
http://www.filharmonia.rzeszow.pl/

Tickets:
Phone: +48 17 852 02 72
e-mail: rezerwacja@filharmonia.rzeszow.pl

Music master classes

As early as from the beginning of the 18th century musical sounds have been heard  in Łańcut. The elegant ballroom in the Łańcut castle and in the Rococo theatre where the places where music was played by  the owners and their guests. In the castle library there are over 1,500 exhibits of music sheets, a quarter of them are valuable handwritten copies. Masterclasses for students and teachers take place yearly during the Zenon Brzewski International Music Courses in Łańcut.

The courses take place in July in and around the Łańcut castle. There are international masterclasses for violin, viola, cello, bass, classical guitar, harp, chamber ensembles, chamber orchestras, ear training and string teaching methodology. You also can attend colleges and concerts. In the shadow of big oaks musical sounds are spread around the whole city.

Contact

Maria Stępińska
8/14 Daleka Street
02-024 Warsaw
Poland
Phone: +48 22 668 74 61
e-mail: kursy_muzyczne@op.pl
http://www.kursymuzyczne.pl/en/

From the 30th of June until the 28th of July you should contact the Music School in Łańcut
19  3 Maja Street
Open: 9.00-16.00
Phone: +48 17 225 31 92, +48 17 225 02 71

Traditional folk dances

In the District of Łańcut a lot of dance groups are active. The song and dance ensemble “Markusy” from markowa and the song and dance ensemble “Łańcut” present dances typical for our region. Ancient weddings are presented by the regional dance group “Wesele Krzemienickie” from Krzemienica near Łańcut, the dance group “Sonina” and the dance group “Tkacze”.

Modern dance

The dance group “Gracja”, dance group “Iskierka” and the dance group “Ekrol” can be seen during the annual concerts held on the occasion of the international day of dance.

Jazz in the Orchid House

In the Orchid House (Storczykarnia) at the Łańcut Castle complex, is the Storczykarnia Cafe Jazz Bar. Here you can enjoy jazz improvisations and taste beers from the local Łańcut Brewery.

Łańcut Cultural Autumn

When you are in Łańcut during autumn (at the turn of September and October) you should attend the autumn culture days. You can enjoy concerts, dances and exhibitions. For those who understand Polish, there are also films and cabaret. Not only regional artists but also artists from partner cities entertain you. The events take place in the “Za Rogiem” cinema and the Cultural Centre in Łańcut.

Contact
„Za Rogiem” Cinema
Phone: +48 575 617 837
kino.podzwierzynie@mdk-lancut.pl

Cultural Centre Łańcut
Jadwiga Szylar
phone: +48 17 225 22 94, +48 17 225 22 95
e-mail: sekretariat@mdk-lancut.pl

Open: Monday-Friday : 7.00-15.00.

Łańcut Music evenings (September/October)

The events are organised by the Łańcut Association of Music and the Cultural Centre in Łańcut. The concerts take place in the Sancturium of Our Lady Mary parish church. Great artists from Poland and abroad play the best concerts.

Contact:
Cultural Centre in Łańcut
15 Kościuszki Street
37-100 Łańcut
Poland
e-mail: sekretariat@mdk-lancut.pl
http://www.mdk-lancut.pl/

Location and contact information

Filharmonia Podkarpacka im. Artura Malawskiego
30 Szopena Street, Po Box 204
35-959 Rzeszów
Poland
phone +48 17 862 84 08
http://www.filharmonia.rzeszow.pl/

tickets
tel. +48 17 852 02 72
e-mail: rezerwacja@filharmonia.rzeszow.pl

Music master classes
Maria Stępińska
8/14 Daleka Street
02-024 Warsaw
Poland
Phone:. +48 22 668 74 61
e-mail: kursy_muzyczne@op.pl
http://www.kursymuzyczne.pl/en/

Cultural Centre in Łańcut
15 Kościuszki Street
37-100 Łańcut
Poland
e-mail: sekretariat@mdk-lancut.pl
http://www.mdk-lancut.pl/