Penderecki, Krzysztof

(23 November 1933, Debica, Poland)
   Composer and conductor of the avant-garde, he first achieved popular notice with his St. Luke Passion (1966). He directed the Kraków Academy of Music from 1972–1987 and has held many university residencies. His major contributions to sacred music include a Dies Irae (1967) in memory of the Auschwitz victims, Utrenia (1971) a sequel to the Passion incorporating aspects of Byzantine rites, an oratorio-like Paradise Lost (1978), another oratorio, Seven {}Gates of Jerusalem (1996), a Polish Requiem (1984, rev. 1993), and Credo (1998). He also composed many psalms, canticles, and other versicles.

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