Young Composers – Let’s Get Down To Work! The 2nd edition of an international competition and the enrolment to Poland’s only Master Classes for composers are about to begin at Alvernia Studios
Add date: Wednesday, 9 July 2014
The 2nd edition of an international competition for young film music composers is about to start! Creators of film music are invited to compete for the FMF Young Talent Award statuette. The submitted pieces will be evaluated by a jury presided over by Daniel Carlin, professor of practice at USC Thornton and director of the Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television (SMPTV) program. The jury will select the victorious suite that will be played during International Gala of Film Music: Krakow Film Music Festival Celebrates ASCAP’s 100th Anniversary in the confines of ArcelorMittal Poland’s Tinning Plant
007 Calling! The Bond Charts plebiscite begins
Add date: Tuesday, 1 July 2014
RMF Classic invites us to participate in the 007 Calling! The Bond Charts plebiscite, in which the listeners are going to decide which pieces from James Bond movies are to be included in the program of the concert during the 7th Film Music Festival entitled 007. The Best of James Bond.
Squarepusher, Autechre, Battles, Philip Glass and Laurie Anderson - amazing line-up at this year's Sacrum Profanum festival!
Add date: Thursday, 12 June 2014
The father of American minimalism – Philip Glass, the avant-garde artist – Laurie Anderson, the Sonic Youth guitarist – Lee Ranaldo, and Squarepusher will perform at the Sacrum Profanum Festival this September! On the programme also the Residency, consisting of three concerts by the famous string quartet – the Kronos Quartet. Krakow will also host the best performers of contemporary music: London Sinfonietta and the nearly regular guests of the Festival: Alarm Will Sound and Bang on a Can All-Stars. The exclusive, one-off event will mark the Festival finale – we will celebrate of the 25th anniversary of the Warp label, together with Autechre, Battles, Hudson Mohawke and LFO. So now, Ladies and Gentlemen, we are proud to offer you the programme of the 12th edition of Sacrum Profanum!
Film Music Festival ranked among 2014’s Top Festivals according to Elle magazine
Add date: Thursday, 5 June 2014
The newest issue of Elle nominates 2014’s Top Festivals. The event organised by RMF Classic and the Krakow Festival Office – FMF-Film Music Festival is ranked among the nominees. Highly recommended.
UNIVERSA on TVP 2 and TVP Kultura
Add date: Saturday, 31 May 2014
On Saturday (28th June), at 10:50 pm TVP Kultura will broadcast reportage on the preparations for the UNIVERSA — OPEN OPERA concert. The following day, on Sunday (29th June), at 11.35 pm, TVP 2 will broadcast the retransmission of the entire concert. We would like to remind you that the world première of UNIVERSA took place on 10th May on Krakow’s Market Square. The Krakow Festival office is the concert’s producer.
Multimedia flight of fancy in Krakow
Add date: Friday, 30 May 2014
Walt Disney once said "If you can dream it, you can do it". This motto suits perfectly not only to wonderful animations which were created for years in American film studios, but also the dream which came true Krakow – the dream about the organisation of great world productions for such a huge audience as the one which came today to the Pixar in Concert – an event organised by the Krakow Festival Office.