July weekends in the Rose Garden of Art
Big beat and jazz, African and Balkan music, an army orchestra and a chamber music band. July weekends packed with great music at the Rose Garden of Art.
The Rose Garden of Art is a series of summer art events for the residents of Szczecin and tourists held in Różanka, Szczecin’s most famous rose garden. It features concerts, open-air workshops and exhibitions, as well as art-themed events for children, interactive performances and creative workshops. It is also an outdoor reading space with good books and comfortable beach chairs.
• 2 JULY, Saturday, 12.00
Well-known songs from musicals and films, as well as Spanish songs performed by a soloist from Szczecin, Anna Michalska - Przybysz. The concert’s programme features music composed by Ennio Morricone and Spanish composer Manuel de Falla.
• 3 JULY, Saturday
THE DAY OF SZCZECIN’S PIONEERS
• The stage programme: 12:00 – 13:00 Kontrast Kwartet & Jona Ardyn. 13:00 – 14:00 Paweł Kluczko performing Ukrainian songs and ballads
• An open-air dance event
14:00 – 13:00
• A dance event led by the KRĄG Song and Dance Ensemble of the Szczecin Land and a dance party to the greatest hits of the 1960s led by a Szczecin-based group of DJs. Activities for children.
• 9 JULY, Saturday
A concert by the Szczecin Army Orchestra. During the concert the orchestra will present a programme mainly composed of military songs and melodies, both the old and the new ones. The orchestra will be accompanied by soloists conducted by Capt. Jarosław Michałko.
• 10 JULY, Sunday
“Tomorrow is a good day” is a concert of Helena Majdaniec’s greatest hits in Szymon Orłowski's new arrangements. Helena Majdaniec’s songs will be performed by Magda Wilento and the band.
“ZJAZD MŁODYCH GWIAZD” EVENT FOR YOUNG STARS - “Songs by big beat girls”, featuring
A concert of (all) finalists of the event – Szczecin 2016
Awards and concert
“Jazzowski band - the old in a new way”.
• 15 JULY, Friday
THE RESIDENCY OF VISEGRAD GROUP STATES
Featuring Baltic Neopolis Quartet and Miriam Brüllová (guitar).
The concert is part of the Baltic Neopolis Festival, 2nd International Music Fesitval.
• Performers include: Sylvie Bodorowa Cocierto de Estio, Roman Haas sequences for a string trio, Handel-Halvorsen Passacaglia na violin and cellos, Leo Weiner Divertimento No.1, Op. 20, Paweł Łukaszewski string quartet No. 3
• 16 JULY, Saturday
Serre M'mharry – Mbaba music project in an exotic mood inspired by African rhythms. The band is composed of Szczecin-based musicians and M’mharry Sylla Wiszniewska, originally from Guinea, who sings in the Susu language. The concert will feature both ethnic trance songs and upbeat, sunny songs.
Magda Navarette and Caravana Banda, a true Balkan fiesta and absolute energy. Caravana Banda is an explosive mix of European music. Fascinating gypsy jazz with a note of Balkan roots and dance and Flamenco music with slight oriental influences.
• 17 JULY, Sunday
A concert of the enjoyed and popular 1960s Polish hits “Big beat, blues, rock, jazz” performed by Wojtek Rapa Quartet. Featuring: Małgorzata Jarmoc - vocals, Wojtek Rapa - vocals, guitar, Dariusz Kamiński - drums, Janusz “Kanapa” Jędrzejewski - guitar, bass, vocals.
• 22 JULY, Friday
• 23 JULY, Saturday
Sylwester Ostrowski Quartet: "Don’t Explain"
Angelika Anozie and the band
• 24 JULY, Sunday
Reggie Moore Trio & Jona Ardyn
• 30 JULY, Saturday
Justyna Pustkówka and students of vocals and jazz at the Szczecin Academy of Art.
Różankowa Potańcówka (Różanka Dance Party)– led by the Academy of Art Foundation in Szczecin.
•31 JULY, Sunday
A vocal concert by the VIOLIN band from Kamień Pomorski accompanied by a piano. The band: Małgorzata Oliwiecka-Stankiewicz, Michał Wojciechowski, Mariusz Stankiewicz.
• The concert will feature works by such composers as: D.Foster, B. Graham, D. German, W.A. Mozart, J.S. Bach, G. Gershwin, L. Cohen and love songs, including “Memory”, “Usta milczą”, “What a wonderful world”, “The Prayer”.