FULBRIGHT YEAR EVENTS 2017-2018 IN POLAND

OCTOBER 2017

October 16    Nowy Swiąt Muzyki, Warsaw  5:00 p.m. Daily Chopin Concert

October 18    Chopin Salon, Chopin Boutique B & B, Warsaw 7:00 p.m. Daily Chopin Concert

October 24   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań 6:30 p.m. Culture Vultures Meeting, "Perspectives on the Work of Frederic Chopin and Kuzua Ishiguro”

NOVEMBER 2017

November 14   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań 9:30 a.m., Master’s Thesis Seminar, "Perspectives on Words and Music”

November 15   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań  3:00 p.m., International Education Week, Poland, "A Great American Education:  Perspectives on Traditional and Non-Traditional Approaches”

November 16   III Liceum Ogólnoksztąłcące im. Juliusza Słowackiego, Leszno  2 shows, 10:40 and 11:30 “A Musical Journey of America”

November 23   Stary Dom Restaurant, Warsaw 1:00 p.m., 2017 Fulbright Thanksgiving Celebration Concert

November 23Nowy Swiąt Muzyki, Warsaw 6:30 p.m., Community Thanksgiving Celebration Concert

November 27   U.S. Consul General’s Residence, Kraków  6:00 p.m., 2017 Consul General’s Thanksgiving Celebration Concert

DECEMBER, 2017

December 4    Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań 6:30 p.m., LAGES Student Meeting (Language, Gender, Sexuality Research Group) „Perspectives on Sexual Harassment:  Art. vs. The Artist”

December 6    II Liceum  Ogólnoksztąłcące, al. Niepodległości, Sopot 12:00, 100 Lat Razem! U.S. Embassy Celebration,  “A Musical Journey of America”

December 8    University of Gdańsk 11:00 a.m., 2nd International Interdisciplinary Conference-Memory, Melancholy and Nostalgia, "Chopin’s Mazurkas as a form of Slavic Blues”

December 13   Primary School #7, Poznan 10:30 a.m., „Christmas Music in the United States”

December 13  Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań 7:00 p.m., Faculty of English Christmas Party

 JANUARY  2018

January 8    Fort Sokolnickiego, Warsaw 6:30 p.m. U.S. Ambassador to Poland's Woodrow  Wilson Celebration Concert, "The 1930s - Paderewski, Gershwin, and Arlen"

January 9    University of Warsaw 2:00 p.m. American Studies Encounters, Screening and Q and A of my documentary film REMEMBERING FREDERIC: The Genius of Chopin

January 16   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan 1:00 p.m. "Perspectives on the Work of Frederic Chopin and Kuzua Ishiguro”

January 19   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan 1:30 p.m. Faculty of English Friday Lunch Talks, "Chopin's Mazurkas as a form of Slavic Blues"

January 31  Saint Philip of Neri Primary School (Szkoła Podstawowa im. św. Filipa Neri)  Luboń, "American Rhymes, Songs, and Stories"

FEBRUARY 2018

February 26    Nowy Swiąt Muzyki, Warsaw 7:00 p.m., 9th Annual 8-day Chopin Birthday Concerts Festival - Notturno Concert

February 28  Nowy Swiat Muzyki, Warsaw 6:00 p.m.  Concert featuring Chopin, Paderewski, & American Composers, with Fulbright student scholar, Jiwon Park

MARCH 2018

March 8  Adam Mickiewicz University, Lubrański Hall,  Poznan  6:30 p.m.  Distinguished Faculty Series, CHOPIN MEETS THE BEATLES

APRIL 2018

April 16    Łażnia, Radom, 6:00 p.m. AMERICAN MUSIC:  A 400-Year Adventure.  Co-sponsored by American Corner, Radom

April 17    Radom, Radio Interview, 11:00 a.m.  Link

April 18    University of Warsaw 12:00. American Studies Encounters, AMERICAN MUSIC: A 400-Year Adventure https://programrozszerzony.podbean.com/e/pamela-howland-on-the-american-musical-tradition/

April 25   Saint Philip of Neri Primary School (Szkoła Podstawowa im. św. Filipa Neri)  Luboń,  9:30 a.m. "Drawing While Hearing Music," and "How Music Makes Us Feel."

April 28   Stary Browar,  "Szachownica" (chessboard courtyard in the Stary Browar mall) Poznan, 4:00 p.m.  CHOPIN MEETS THE BEATLES.  Free to public.

MAY 2018

May 7      Adam Mickiewicz University, Collegium Novum, Poznan, 1:15.   "Music in Film"  for Arts & Culture Students of English. 

May 8      Adam Mickiewicz University, Collegium Novum, Poznan, 6:30 p.m.  A Masterclass & Workshop conducted with Stan Breckenridge, for AMU Students

May 21     Katolicka Szkoła Podstawowa i Liceum, Poznan, 11:00 a.m., Music Presentation/Masterclass.

May 26    Adam Mickiewicz University, Aula, Poznan, 11:30 a.m Graduation Ceremony

May 28    Adam Mickiewicz University, Aula, Poznan, 6:00. Four-Hand American Piano Music with pianist, Stan Breckenridge

JUNE 2018

June 4-5 University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark "Nostalgia in Contemporary Culture" Conference,  Presentation of "Chopin's Mazurkas as a Form of Slavic Blues," 

June 8    Tyszkiewicz-Potocki Palace, Warsaw, 11:00 a.m.  Fulbright Graduation Ceremony Concert.

June 10 Festival letni im. Piotra Janowskiego, Grudziadz 4:00, American and Polish Music, solo and four-hands with festival director/pianist, Joanna Maklakiewicz.

LATE JUNE & JULY 2018 back in the U.S.

*June 30  Walkertown Public Library, Winston-Salem, NC 1:00  AMERICAN MUSIC:  A 400-YEAR ADVENTURE

*July 11    St. John's on the Lake, Milwaukee, WI  7:30 p.m.  AMERICAN MUSIC:  A 400-YEAR ADVENTURE