Jan Duszyński

composer

Composer. Studied Composition at the Juilliard School of Music in New York under the guidence of Christopher Rouse.
He finished those studies with a highest grade. Also graduated composition with an Honours Degree at the Warsaw Academy of Music where he studied composition with prof. Stanislaw Moryto. He received a Kosciuszko Foundation Scholarship and Witold Lutoslawski Schorlarship.
Major compositions:

Concert music:

2017 / Gringras, yeah, for four double basses (Warsaw Autumn festival comission)
2017 / House of creative work, for string quintet, cor inglese and tape (national Music Forum comissioni)
2016 / First Symphony, for an orchestra (commissioned by National Music Forum, Podlasie Opera and Philharmionic and Sinfonia Varsovia)
2015 / Sfex, for accordion and cello (IMIT commission)
2014 / Loophole, for solo violin and orchestra (commisioned by National Music Forum)
2014 / Hiob, opera for an orchestra, mixed choir, children choir and soloists (commisioned by Bayerische Staatsoper)
2013 / Second String Quintet
2012 / With my son, for choir a cappella
2011 / Climbing for an orchestra
2008 / Rondo for piano, percussion and strings
2008 / Second String Quartet (performed by Lutoslawski String Quartet)
2007 / It's all to see what's there for a chamber ensemble (commissioned by Aspen Contemporary Ensemble)
2006 / Climbing me for an orchestra
2006 / Be me for a chamber ensemble and five dancers
2006 / Stop for an orchestra (commisioned by Forum ensemble)
2005 / Wake up for two string quartets, winds and percussion
2005 / My beautiful Dream for a soprano solo and a chamber ensemble
2004 / Frequency for three violas
2004 / Piano Music for piano solo and orchestra
2004 / String Quintet (commisioned by Transemble Quintet)
2003 / Distant place songs for tenor solo and string quartet
2003 / Al niente for a chamber ensemble (commisioned by Kwartludium)

Theatre and film music:

2017 / Courageous heart, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Genius Loci Festival
2017 / The Bible, dir. Michał Zadara, warsaw New Theatre
2017 / Peasants, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Powszechny Theatre in Warsaw
2017 / The Liberation, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Studio Theatre in Warsaw
2017 / The Exposure time, dir. Paweł Sobczyk, documentary
2017 / Lovers on borders, dir. Atsushi Funahashi, feature movie
2016 / Hello Earth, dir. Paulina Majda, dome movie, Kopernik Centre of Science
2016 / Cosmos, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, National Old Theatre in Cracow
2016 / Robert Robur, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, TR Warsaw
2016 / Artists, dir. Monika Strzępka, TV
2015 / Francuzi, dir. Krzysztof Warlikowski, Nowy Theatre in Warsaw
2015 / Makbet, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Aleksndynskyi Theatre in St. Petersburg
2015 / Nomad, dir. Daisuke Yoshimoto i Tomasz Bazan, modern dance
2014 / The snow queen , dir. Piotr Cieplak, National Theatre in Warsaw
2014 / The tempest, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Polish Theatre in Wroclaw
2014 / Iwona, ksieżniczka Burgunda, dir. A. Glińska, National Theatre in Warsaw
2014 / Elementarz, dir. M. Zadara, Nowy Theatre in Warsaw
2014 / Proust - Pamuk - Pamięć, dir. K. Garbaczewski
2013 / Cherry Orchard, theatre, dir. A. Glińska, Studio Theatre in Warsaw
2013 / 10 Political Songs, theatre, dir. M. Zadara, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw
2013/ Jack Strong, movie, dir. W. Pasikowski
2013/ Whatever, dance, dir. T. Bazan
2013/ All backs where tourned, Jewish Museum dir. M. Zadara
2013/ Dwoje biednych Rumunów mówiących po polsku, Studio Theatre, dir. A. Glińska
2013/ Romeo and Julia, Powszechny Theatre, dir. G. Kania
2013 / Szalona lokomotywa, Polski Theatre in Bydgoszcz,
dir. M. Zadara
2012 / Golden Dragon, Mazowieckie Centrum kultury,
dir. R. Klijnstra
2012 / Cold Bloom, feature movie, dir. A. Funahashi
2012 / Woyzeck/Wozzeck, Muenchner-Kammerspiele Theater,
dir. B. Wysocka
2012 / Farewells, Narodowy Theatre in Warsaw, dir. A. Glińska
2012 / Anton Chekhov's Three Sisters, TV Theatre, dir. A. Glińska
2012 / Przebudzenie, Syrena Theatre in Warsaw, dir. R. Klijnstra
2012 / Obcy, Slowacki Theatre in Cracow, dir. A. Smolar
2012 / Pokłosie, feature movie, dir. W. Pasikowski
2012 / Nieskończona historia, Powszechny Theatre in Warsaw,
dir. P. Cieplak
2011 / Księżniczka i mur, document, dir. G. Kozera
2011 / Moralność Pani Dulskiej, Wspolczesny Theatre in Warsaw,
dir. A. Glińska
2011 / Sieroty, dir. G. Kania, Powszechny Theatre in Warsaw
2011 / Sexual life of savages, dir. K. Garbaczewski, New Theatre in Warsaw
2011 / Bullerbyn, dir. A. Smolar, J. Kochanowski Theatre in Opole
2010 / x-apartaments, as a guest artist, New Theatre,
Hebbel-am-Ufer in Berlin
2010 / Mewa, dir. Agnieszka Glińska, National Theatre
2010 / Jeż Jerzy the movie, dir. Wojtek Wawszczyk, Jakub Tarkowski, Tomek Leśniak
2010 / Biesy, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Polish Theatre in Wroclaw
2010 / Macbeth, dir. Redbad Klijnstra, Juliusz Słowacki Theatre in Cracow
2010 / Platonow, dir. Agnieszka Glińska, Współczesny Theatre
2009 / 12 angry men, dir. Redbad Klijnstra, TR Warsaw
2009 / Waiting for the rain, dir. Maciej Górski, TV documentary
2009 / Nirvana, dir. Krzysztof Garbaczewski, Polish Theatre in Wroclaw
2009 / D'une seule main (With one hand), dir. Anna Smolar, Studio Theatre in Warsaw
2008 / Dotyk, dir. Redbad Klijnstra, Radio Theatre Tok FM
2008 / Jak pięknie było rzucać płytami chodnikowymi, dir. Anna Smolar, Radio Theatre Tok FM
2008 / Dwoje biednych Rumunów mówiących po polsku,
dir. Agnieszka Glińska, Radio Theatre Tok FM
2008 / Szpieg, dir. Wojciech Bockenheim, TV documentary
2008 / Przebudzenie wiosny, dir. Helena Kaut-Howson, Powszechny Theatre in Warsaw (with Pawłem Mykietynem)
2008 / Maestro, dir. Anna Smolar, Drama Laboratory in Warsaw
2008 / Closer, dir. by Redbad Klijnstra, Slowacki Theatre in Cracow
2008 / Golgota, documentary directed by various polish young directors
2008 / Night watch, dir. by Gosia Kozera (The Lodz Film School directors diploma)
2007 / Kamienie w Kieszeniach, dir. by Krzysztof Stelmaszych, Montownia Theatre
2007 / Pomrocność Jasna, dir. by Piotr Nowak, Montownia Theatre
2007 / 111, dir. by Redbad Klijnstra, Laboratorium Dramatu Theatre
2006 / Poduszyciel, dir. by Agnieszka Glińska, Narodowy Theatre
2006 / Nadobnisie i Koczkodany, dir. by Łukasz Kos, Powszechny Theatre
2006 / Kraniec, dir. by Piotr Nowak, Wytwórnia Theatre
2006 / Shame, dir. by Mohammed Ali Naqvi, document prod. USA
2006 / Big Sleep, dir. by Mona Lentz, feature movie, prod. Germany
2005 / Big River, dir. by Atsushi Funahashi, feature movie prod. USA
2005 / Benvolio i Rozalina, dir. by Redbad Klijnstra, Rozmaitości Theatre
2005 / Wielkie Ucieczki, dir. by Wojciech Bockenheim, Tv series, prod. TVN
2004 / Germanija, dir. by Miriam Kubesha, feature movie, prod. Germany
2004 / 111, dir. by Redbad Klijnstra, Narodowy Theatre
2003 / Jestem, dir. by Maciej Adamek, documentary
2003 / Miller and carpenters daughter, dir. by Paweł Sobczyk, documentary
2003 / Pułkownik Ptak, dir. by Piotr Nowak, Dramatyczny Theatre
2002 / Wiśniowy Sad, dir. by Agnieszka Glińska, Collegium Nobilium Theatre