One of the most distinguished Polish jazz pianists, master of improvisation – Adam Makowicz – performed on 23rd November 2018 in the Concert Hall in Jordanki, accompanied by the Toruń Symphony Orchestra. In the first part of the concert the piece The Battle of Siddim by Johnny Hachem was presented, who also participated in this event. The second part of the concert included the pieces composed by Adam Makowicz, the works of Frederick Chopin and the Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin. For the needs of the concert organized by the Toruń Symphony Orchestra, the Concert Hall was prepared in […]
Almost every December, the Concert Hall in Jordanki – is an important location – next to other, modern and exceptional facilities in terms of architecture – on the all-Poland tour of the legendary ballet group Moscow City Ballet, founded by Victor Smirnov-Golovanov. In particular, Swan Lake enjoys great and continual interest of the audience. The great success of this show – according to the organizers – can be attributed to its choreography and music. Simple dramatic plot and touching interpretation of love between Siegfried and Odette as a symbol of power of feeling are illustrated by extremely emotional choreography. Over […]
A comedy artistic form, extremely popular over the last years, consisting in a monologue presented in front of the audience, that is a stand-up – is very frequently performed in Jordanki in Toruń. One of the artists of this genre – Abelard Giza – performed in the Concert Hall with his program Numer 3 on 1 July 2018. During this evening of comedy, the audience could learn how to obtain appropriate frequency in one’s life and what can never sink.
One of the opera shows presented on the stage of the Concert Hall of the Cultural and Congress Centre Jordanki was the famous opera by Giuseppe Verdi, Nabucco. The project engaged international soloists, the Polish Opera Choir and Roncole Verdi Orchestra. The stage decorations prepared for the needs of the show were inspired by the ancient Ishtar Gate, whose characteristic feature was the blaze of colours applied in this decoration. Stylised, colourful costumes completed the visual decoration of the show. The entire event was produced by the Pro Musica Artistic Agency. The stage of the Concert Hall is equipped with […]
From 20th to 28th October 2018 the Cultural and Congress Centre Jordanki was the festival centre of one of the most original and rebellious Polish film festivals – the 16th Tofifest International Film Festival. The Concert Hall was the place of presentation of the festival opening and closing ceremony, whereas the Chamber Hall was used for film projections throughout the eight days of the festival. The concert to celebrate opening of the festival included performances of such artists as, among others, Wojciech Waglewski, Anna Rusowicz and the band Tulia. The ceremony was also honoured by the concert given by Steve […]
The Cultural and Congress Centre Jordanki was one of the festival objects of the 24th International Theatre Festival “Kontakt”, held on 19-25 May 2018 in Toruń. The Concert Hall staged three competition shows: Lokis directed by Łukasz Twarkowski, Without a Dowry by Dmitrij Krymov and Requiem for L. by Fabrizio Cassol and Alain Platel – the last of them won the Grand Prix of the Festival. Except for the Concert Hall – the organizer of this event – Wilam Horzyca Threatre in Toruń – also used other areas available in the facility. In the Chamber Hall (in a configuration without […]
In the scope of the all-Poland tour HEJ WY, on 2nd October 2018 the Concert Hall of the Cultural and Congress Centre Jordanki provided the setting for performance by Kortez with special appearance of the neo-folk group Panieneczki. The concert had a retrospective character, and the audience could enjoy the selected songs from all the so-far recorded albums of this artist. The concert tour was preceded with the premiere of Mini Dom EP from the double-platinum album Mój dom. Kortez was accompanied by the band in the following composition: Krzysztof Domański, Kuba Galiński, Lesław Matecki and Marcin Ułanowski.
The TV gala of Sting for the Polish Television TVP, held on the 8th December 2016 was one of the most important events organised in the Cultural and Congress Centre Jordanki. The artist promoted his album 57th & 9th in Toruń. The concert included performance by Anna Maria Jopek, who honoured this event with her recital. Except for the songs from the album 57th & 8th, such hits could be heard on the stage as Englishman in New York, Message in a Bottle and Fragile, performed by Sting in a duet with Anna Maria Jopek. Sting’s performance was not of […]