Daniel inaugurates the 30th Festival of Musical Encounters in Warsaw, Poland with Jozef Koffler’s piano concerto under the direction of Krzysztof Slowinski and Sinfonia Iuventus. The concerto will be recorded live and released publicly for the first time on the German label EDA Records in mid-2017. [Read more…]
Violinist Daniel Hope and pianist Daniel Wnukowski join rapturously together in a glowingly recorded collection guaranteed to keep your index finger returning to the repeat button. -International Record Review
In “Conversations with Chopin”, Daniel Wnukowski presents a unique glimpse into the world of Mazurkas tracing their origins from the 19th century to the many interesting developments that took place during the 20th century interwar period.
Inspired by a museum exhibition in Vienna entitled “Wir sind Masken”, Daniel launches a new concert program series on the topic of masks.
For millennia, humans have used masks to hide many of the deeper, darker aspects of their personality. Whether it is in exotic African cults or in the zany characters of Commedia dell’Arte, masks have the power to transcend the trivialities of everyday life, unleashing a mysterious force that propels us all into a state of wonder. [Read more…]
Daniel takes part in a special documentary produced in the U.S., honouring the life of exiled Polish composer Karol Rathaus. The documentary will trail the life of Rathaus from his humble beginnings in Tarnopol, to his studies in Germany and Austria, his harrowing escape journey throughout France and the U.K., and ending with his new life as a composer in exile in New York.