Hosted by ECP Edukacyjne Centrum Polonijne and Scottish Polish Cultural Association
Time: Sunday, April 29 at 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Location: Edinburgh Society of Musicians, 3 Belford Road, EH4 3BL
We’re happy to invite you to the first Edinburgh concert of Marcin Dominik Głuch – a pianist, conductor, cultural anthropologist and composer. Born in Warsaw on 7th May 1973, he graduated from the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, where he studied choir conducting under Antoni Szaliński, piano chamber music under Krystyna Makowska-Ławrynowicz and composition under Romuald Twardowski. He graduated with excellent result with his thesis on the Polish music culture in Göteborg.
He has lived in Göteborg, Sweden, since 1997. A fluent speaker of English and Swedish, he also knows French and Russian at an intermediate level. Between 2002 and 2007, he worked with The Polish Institute in Stockholm, Rome and Prague, The Swedish Protestant Church in Berlin, Nice, Paris and Palma, Majorca. In the 2006–2007 season he performed as a guest pianist and choirmaster in The Musical Theatre “Rampa” in Warsaw, where he worked on Our God’s Brother, a performance with the music of Z. Konieczny. In the 2010–2012 season, he was a guest composer at The Fredro Theatre in Gniezno, where he wrote music for two shows: “Gelsomino w Krainie Klamczuchów” and “Z miłosci”.
In 2004–2006 he worked as a pianist for the Monte Carlo Ballet in Monaco, performing in Shanghai Grand Theatre Arts Center, Beijing Tiangiao Theatre in China, Auditorium de Dijon, Grand Theatre Massenet St. Etienne and Auditorium Merignac Bordeaux in France, Teatro de la Maestranza in Seville, Forum Grimaldi in Monaco, Ludwigsburg Schlossfestpiele 2005 in Germany, Cankarjev Dom in Slovenia, 32 Festival Internacional Cervantino in Guanajuato, Mexico and in Detroit Opera House and Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts in New Orleans, USA.
In 2010 he became the Art Director for the International Mazurian Chopin Festival in Ostróda and from 2012 to 2014 he was the Art Director for the International Music Festival “Weekend Melomana” in Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski. From 2014 to 2016 he was the Art Director for the Carpathian Festival in Dwór Kombornia (Historic Hotels of Europe).
Since 2011, he has been visiting Polish schools (in Poland and abroad) with his workshops “Silence is also music”.
Free entry. All donations welcome.