A new app about the life and works of Polish musical genius Karol Szymanowski is available now.
Created by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute and the University of Warsaw, the iPad/iPhone app offers music, pictures, manuscripts and more. It even includes a rare video, showing the composer playing the piano in Zakopane. The Szymanowski app integrates with the official website karolszymanowski.pl, and is available from the iTunes store.
Here’s a preview of what the app includes:
- Exploring the music of Karol Szymanowski, the greatest Polish composer since Chopin (scotsman.com)
- LSO/Gergiev, Szymanowski series, Barbican, review (telegraph.co.uk)
- London Symphony Orchestra/Gergiev, Barbican – review (standard.co.uk)