Göteborgs Konserthus Polka Hardcore

Event has already taken place. The World in the Concert Hall presents: Warsaw Village Band

Concert length: 2 h incl. intermission Scene: Stenhammarsalen
190-260 SEK Student 95-130 SEK

Event has already taken place

Muddy festival feeling when award-winning sextet Warsaw Village Band from Poland visits the Concert Hall. DJ Said plays records in the foyer before the concert beguins. Doors open at 18.30.

Three women and three men make up the band that won an award at the BBC World Music Awards as early as in 2004. Now, Warsaw Village Band has performed more than 500 concerts on four continents and in 30 countries.

They have been going for a long time now. At the end of the 1990s, the musicians of Warsaw Village Band got tired of the mainstream, and sought their musical roots in the countryside. They listened to old people’s stories, songs and rhythms that breathed uncompromising traditionalism, and updated the polka to harmonising hardcore.

In brief: Polish traditional music on world tour. Or, like the New York Times wrote in their review: “The sound of globalization!”

Get in the right mood before the concert

DJ Said plays in the foyer before the concert and the bar opens at 18.30. Bring all your friends and come!

The World in the Concert Hall

The subscription The World in the Concert Hall gives you four hand picked borderless concerts that simmer of energy. DJ Said plays in the foyer before the concerts start so we are in the right mood when the musicians starts to play. The playlist is loaded with the artists you meet in the series 2018-2019.

Participants

Magdalena Sobczak dulcimer, sång

Sylwia Swiatkowska violin, viola, suka, sång

Ewa Walecka violin, vevlira, sång

Maciej Szajkowski percussion

Piotr Glinski percussion

Pawel Mazuczak bas

Milosz Gawrylkiewiez trumpet, flugelhorn

Mariusz Dziurawiec live dubmix

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