Celebration of the 70th birthday of Professor Małgorzata Woźna-Stankiewicz will take place in the Chamber Hall of the Pusłowski Palace in Kraków on 10 June 2021. The online live broadcast will start at 3.00 p.m.
During the event, the Professor will receive a commemorative book Musicologist – humanist in the face of the experience of music in culture. The celebration will include a concert, the programme of which will feature works devoted to the Jubilarian: Eugeniusz Popławski's Con amore for flute, cello and piano (2010) and Jakub Polaczyk's Se précipiter plume for flute and cello (2021), which will be premiered during the event. The performers will be outstanding Krakow musicians: Natalia Jarząbek, the first flutist of the Kraków Philharmonic, and professors of the Krzysztof Penderecki Academy of Music – cellist Jan Kalinowski and pianist Marek Szlezer.
Prof. dr hab. Małgorzata Woźna-Stankiewicz is a retired full professor at the Institute of Musicology of the Jagiellonian University. Her research interests are focused on Polish-French musical relations, thoughts on music in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, music reception and musical culture in historical Galicia, especially in Kraków. In the academic years 1973/74 – 2018/19 she worked at the Institute of Musicology of the Jagiellonian University, from 2005/06 she was the head of the Department of Aesthetics and Music Reception, then the Department of the History of Thoughts about Music and Music Reception, and from 2008/09 the chairman of the Institute's Council. In 2007-2011 she was a member of the Art Sciences Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences, then (2013-2020) – the Central Committee for Scientific Degrees and Titles. Since 1978, she has been a member of the Musicologists Section of the Polish Composers' Union: in the years 2007-2008 and 2015-2021 she participated in the works of the Qualification Committee, and in the years 2007-2010, 2015-2016, 2017-2021 – in the works of the jury of the Professor Hieronim Feicht Competition.
Link to the live broadcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d5ypq8T1btE