Andrzej Filończyk Returns to Poland for Recital

By Francisco Salazar

The  Studiu Koncertowym Polskiego Radia is set to showcase a recital by baritone Andrzej Filończyk and pianist Michał Biel on Nov. 20, 2022.

The concert will include Schumann’s “Dichterliebe” op. 48 and arias by Moniuszko, Bellini, Donizetti, Korngold, and Rossini.

The concert marks Filończyk’s first Polish concert in six years. The baritone is a winner of the International Vocal Competition Stanisław Moniuszko where he won first prize in 2016. He has since performed at the Paris Opera and Royal Opera House, as well as in theaters in Zurich, Munich, Rome and Toronto. Meanwhile, Biel who is also a winner of the Polish competition performs in Wigmore Hall in London, Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall in New York, and the Frankfurt Opera.

He regularly collaborates with the countertenor Jakub Józef Orliński.