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2013 News Archives

2013 Paderewski Youth Piano Competition Winners Announced
Press release, November 1, 2013

2013 Paderewski Festivall in Paso Robles: Concerts, Film, Exhibit and Master Class Announced
Press release, October 10, 2013

Paso Robles celebrates the legacy of Ignacy Jan Paderewski
New Times SLO, October 30, 2013

Famous Ignancy Paderewski Weber Piano Played for the First Time at Paso Robles Inn
August 13, 2013

Mark Abel Guestblog – Paderewski in Paso Robles
May 2, 2013
"Last Sunday, the final concert of this spring season was presented at the Cass Winery, a pleasant place far back in the rolling hills east of Paso Robles. The program was selected by the festival’s artistic director, pianist/composer Marek Zebrowski, a distinguished player and academic who heads the Polish Music Center at the University of Southern California. No Paderewski on the program, but rather these intriguing items – Johann Nepomuk Hummel’s Quintet Op. 87 and Debussy’s Petite Suite. Known to a few folks is the fact that Hummel’s work features the unusual quintet lineup in which a second violin is eschewed in favor of a double bass; Schubert’s “Trout” Quintet uses the same configuration (it was written in 1819, some 17 years after the Hummel). The enterprising Zebrowski adapted the popular Debussy piece for the same instrumentation. ..."