Henryk Gorecki

Henryk Gorecki

Henryk Gorecki was born in 1933 in Czernica, Silesia, Poland. He was a noted Polish composer of classical music. Some of best work probably includes Symphony No. 3, and the pieces, Beatus Vir, Miserere, and Good Night. He died yesterday in Katowice, Poland. Listen to “Sorrowful Songs” part of his Symphony No. 3 below:

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