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5th Chopin IN the City Festival


We hope that you and your loved ones are safe and in good health during these unprecedented times. COVID hasn’t changed our commitments to maintain our mission. While the world is on “pause”, we have taken this time to innovate, formulate new ideas, embrace new solutions and technologies.

Sound and Notes Foundation is delighted to present the 5thAnnual Chopin IN the City Festival. The festival will take place from February 22 to March 1, 2021, and will feature a wide range of exciting multicultural performances by musicians and vocalists.

The 5th Chopin in the City festival will feature (via live stream) these talented artists at the following venues.

  • February 22, 2021: 6:30 pm opening night Polish Consulate in Chicago: Agnieszka Likos – violin, Patrycja Likos Nadybal – cello, Akiko Konishi – piano
  • February 23, 2021: 7:00 pm Piano Forte: Matt Gold Trio featuring: Matt Gold – guitar, Katie Ernst – bass, voice, Greg Artry – drums
  • February 24, 2021: 7:00 pm Pro Musica Audio: Fred Simon solo piano
  • February 25, 2021: 7:00 pm Piekarnia Cichej Kobiety – Zielona Gora, Poland, “Keep on Turnin’”: Mateusz Smoczynski – violin, Stephan Braun – cello
  • February 26, 2021: at 7:00 pm Kennedy Center Millennium Stage: Lutoslawski Piano Duo featuring: Emilia Sitarz – piano and Bartek Wasik – piano
  • February 27, 2021: 7:00 pm Piano Forte: Grazyna Auguscik Group: Grazyna Auguscik – vocal, John Kregor – guitar, Matt Ulery – bass, Jon Deitemyer – drums, Paul Bedal – piano
  • February 28, 2021: 12:00 pm Polish Museum of America: Svetlana Belsky – piano, “Painting Chopin” Patricia Art Studio with students of Patricia Art Studio
  • March 1, 2021: 7:00 pm Polish National Radio Station PR2 Warsaw Poland: Royal String Quartet Izabela Szalaj-Zimak – violin, Elwira Przybylowska – violin, Pawel Czarny – viola, Michal Pepol – cello

Sounds and Notes Foundation is a not-for-profit organization in Chicago.

We would like to thank you for your contributions thus far and ask for your continued support. As always, 100% of your donations are used to promote and fund the event, since our entire staff are all volunteers.

Please consider making a donation today to ensure that the Chopin IN the City Festival can continue this year and beyond.

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Sounds and Notes Foundation
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