Thursday, February 5, 2015
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, 911 N. University
On February 5, UMS presents The Tomasz Stanko New Balladyna Quartet, performing Balladyna, based on the Polish tragedy written by Juliusz Slowacki in 1834 and published in 1839 in Paris. The quartet includes Tomasz Stanko, trumpet; Tim Berne, saxophones; John Hébert, bass; and Jim Black, drums. For ticket information, call 734.764.2538 or see ums.org.
On February 4, Tomasz Stanko will deliver the Annual Copernicus Lecture, an annual lecture at U-M that highlights the rich variety of Polish intellectual and cultural life.
Sponsors: U-M’s UMS, Copernicus Program in Polish Studies, Center for World Performance Studies; Adam Mickiewicz Institute.