25 educational videos, 5 renowned violin teachers from different countries, 30 new recordings of Polish violin music

The violin edition of the “Music from Chopin’s Land” campaign presents a wide range of Polish violin music: from works by Henryk Wieniawski, Karol Lipiński and other 19th century Polish composers, through Karol Szymanowski and Grażyna Bacewicz, to composers of educational music: Antoni Cofalik and Ewa Iwan.

The presentation of these works was prepared by violin teachers in the form of 25 educational videos:

– English version: Steve Bingham,
– German version: Nora Scheidig,
– French version: by Shirly Laub,
– Italian version by Edoardo Zosi
– Japanese version by Kyoko Ogawa.

Each of the 25 films is available in six language versions: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Polish. Videos were released on June 27th, 2022.

The online campaign is accompanied by several concerts combined with master classes led by Agata Szymczewska. The dates for these concerts are: 4th of November 2022 in Cardiff (The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama), 5th of November 2022 in Chichester (University of Chichester), 7th of November 2022 in London (Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance) and 25th of September in Cremona (Italy) during the Mondomusica music fair.



Artists envolved in the project



  • Hal Leonard Europe – Distributor of sheet music publications representing the world’s most well-known and respected music publishers, artists, songwriters, arrangers and instrument makers. Thanks to excellently organised logistics covering all European countries, printed scores reach artists, teachers, pupils and students as well as amateur musicians. HLE is part of a large publishing and distribution group which covers almost the entire world through its large online stores: in Europe musishopeurope.com, in the UK musicroom.com, in the USA www.halleonard.com. Thanks to HLE, the publications used in the project reach an audience in the European Union.

  • Universal Edition London– Distributor of sheet music publications operating in the United Kingdom. UE London is part of Austria’s Universal Edition, a publishing house with an editorial tradition dating back to the 19th century.

  • Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance