Maciej Zakrzewski, celebrated young Polish organ virtuoso, impoviser and composer will present a stunning concert that features works by Bach, Franck and Guilmant. Maciej has participated in many organ and composition competitions. He has won first prize at the 7th J. P. Sweelinck International Organ Competition and fourth prize in the Premio Elvira di Renna International Organ Competition in Italy. He has also received the Golden Laurel for the Young Organist at the 33rd International Festival of Organ and Chamber Music.
In his career, Maciej has actively participated in numerous master classes, having had opportunity to work with such splendid organists including Olivier Latry, Pieter van Dijk, Wolfgang Zerer, Lorenzo Ghielmi, Helmut Deutsch, Martin Hoselbeck and Pierre Damiano Peretti. He is now an Assistant Professor at the Music Academy in Gdansk.
He performs as a soloist and chamber musician in his home country and abroad. In 2014 he has released his debut CD - Liszt & Widor organ works on the great organ of Oliva Cathedral /Poland/
For more about Maciej Zakrzewski, see www.maciejzakrzewski.pl
Event Venue: Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Place, Dublin 8.
Dates: Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time: 13:15hrs (please arrive at least 15 minutes before start).
Duration: 60 minutes
Admission: Normal Cathedral entrance fee applies to this concert
Booking: you can book normal Cathedral entrance tickets here and present at admissionsBuy Tickets
By BUS: Christchurch Place is on several bus routes, including 123, 13, 27, 40, 49, 77a and 77x - see DublinBus.ie for information.
By LUAS: Christ Church is served by the Luas Red Line. Get off at the Four Courts stop and cross the river on to Winetavern Street.
By TRAIN: Christ Church is located 15 minutes walk from Heuston and 20 minutes walk from Connolly Rail Stations, both of which are served by the number 90 bus which stops on both sides of the quays directly opposite the cathedral.
By DART: Christ Church is located approximately 10 minutes walk from Tara Street Dart Station.
CAR PARKING: The nearest car park is Q-Park Christ Church, accessed from Werburgh Street, just across from the cathedral. It is a 24-hour car park.
GPS Coordinates: Latitude 53.34345159999999, Longitude -6.271013000000039