ONLY A HUMAN BEING

Concert

 

Bente Kahan’s compositions of poetry by Tadeusz Różewicz
Set to music by Bente Kahan
translated to English by Joanna Trzeciak

The concert “ONLY a HUMAN BEING” with poetry by Tadeusz Różewicz set to music by Bente Kahan, premiered in Wrocław, Poland in 2015, and was part of the official program of ”Wrocław European Capital of Culture 2016.”

The concert is in English, and is a unique chance for a foreign audience to get acquainted with one of Poland’s most important contemporary writers. The concert is also a CD production with the Polish musicians Dariusz Swinoga (piano/accordion), Miroslaw Kuzniak(violin) and Adam Skrzypek (double bass). The CD produced in 2015 was funded by the City of Wroclaw.

 

The story of old women

 

Bente Kahan: Ocalony/Survivor