Krzysztof Penderecki

Krzysztof Penderecki

  • Krzysztof Penderecki

    Turning History into Avant-garde

    "I did not live in easy times," says Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki in this rare interview. Having witnessed Auschwitz and the Stalin-period in the 1950's, Penderecki explains: "I had to react with my music."