Fryderyk for Janusz Wawrowski
Fryderyk 2019 in the hands of Janusz Wawrowski!
The prestigious awards for violinists were awarded the Recital Solo album of the year for the album “Hidden Violin” taken together with Jose Gallardo. He receive this statue on March 12 during a gala dedicated to classical music, held at the headquarters of the National Radio National Radio Orchestra in Katowice. – This is second Fryderyk in the collection’s of Janusz Wawrowski. First Fryderyk came to him two years earlier for the album “Sequenza”, and even earlier – 2014 – the album “Aurora” was nominated for this award.
“The latest album of Janus Wawrowski’s” Hidden Violin ” creates a story The Stradivarius violin played by Wawrowski has probably never been recorded, the sound of this precious instrument became available to a wide audience – read on www.wawrowski.com The famous musical instrument dated from 1685. The form refers to the most brilliant specimens of the Stradivarius of the so-called golden age of his work, whose thorough research has shown that all elements are original.
The violin, which was named Polonia, went to Wawrowski in May 2018, at the centenary of Poland, which gained independence again. It is the first Stradivarius in post-war Poland. The instrument was purchased by Polish patron artist Roman Ziemian and Stephan Morgenstern, CEO of FutureNet – a social platform that connects people working in the direct sales and marketing industry on multiple levels. Their market value is estimated at about PLN 20 million.
This year’s “Fryderyk” receive also Klaudia Szafrańska from band Xxanaxx, at March 9, received a statue that was awarded the category Electronics Album Year for the album “Gradient”. His producer is Michał Wasilewski, who makes the Xxanaxx team.
We also can add Dariusz Przybylski, that was nominated for this year’s prize, which together with Leszek Lorent was recording the album “Percussion Works”. Congratulations to all winners and nominees!