Michał Francuz recorded piano parts of works by Henryk Wieniawski | YouTube WIENIAWSKI PL

For potential candidates for the next edition of the Wieniawski Competition, as well as enthusiasts of the work of the Polish virtuoso, we provide access to recordings of piano parts of those of his chamber works that are included in the program of the 16th (...)
Read more...

The new date for the Wieniawski Competition has been set

Because of COVID-19 pandemic the world culture has suffered greatly. To prevent cumulation of the most important music competitions in 2021, we are forced to postpone the 16th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition. The new date is: 7-21 October 2022. (...)
Read more...

Gerald S. Spear - 'Yosi. The Life and Times of Josef Hassid' | ebook

A biography of Josef Hassid (1923-1950), phenomenal Polish violinist of Jewish origin, awarded an honorary diploma at the 1st International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition in Warsaw (1935), has just been published in a form of an e-book. We are very happy (...)
Read more...

A Tribute to Ginette Neveu, an eminent violinist, at the Paris cemetery Père Lachaise

On October 28, 1949, the Air France Lockheed Constellation, which took off from Orly Airport in Paris, crashed on the Portuguese island of São Miguel in the Azores. There were 48 people on board. All died. Among the victims - the violinist Ginette Neveu - the (...)
Read more...

Subscribe to our youtube channel 'WIENIAWSKI PL'

As the organizer of the International Henryk Wieniawski Competitions we run our own channel on YouTube - 'WIENIAWSKI PL'. You will find there all performances and concerts of the 15th edition of the international violin competition in excellent quality. We invite (...)
Read more...

Let Us Jointly Play for the Late Wanda Wiłkomirska

It is with profound sorrow that we say our final goodbye to Wanda Wiłkomirska. A legendary figure of Polish musical culture, magnificent soloist closely associated with Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competitions, and holder of honorary membership of (...)
Read more...

World famous Italian violin maker Gio Batta Morassi died in Cremona

Giovanni Battista Morassi died on 27 February at the age of 83. One of the key figures in 20th-century Cremonese lutherie, he taught several of today’s finest makers at the International Violin Making School in Cremona, and was a well-known figure for his (...)
Read more...

Premiere of Bomsori Kim's debut album on October, 28th 2017!

At the turn of March and April this year Bomsori Kim – second prize winner of 15th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition in Poznań – recorded an album with the National Philharmonic in Warsaw under the button of Jacek Kaspszyk. The CD will contain (...)
Read more...

Veriko Tchumburidze's recital in Poznań, one year after winning the Wieniawski Competition (15.10.2017)

In October 2016, only 20-year-old Veriko Tchumburidze won the first prize in the prestigious and the oldest competition in the world, Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competition in Poznań and a variety of special prizes, including the Board of Critics (...)
Read more...

CD album of Veriko Tchumburidze has been released in April this year!

In 2016, at the tender age of 20, Veriko Tchumbridze won the First Prize at the prestigious International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition to attract immediate attention of the musical world. The two-disc album contains almost all compositions performed by (...)
Read more...