Upcoming performances

Liederkoncert med pianist, Frederik Malmqvist
Tirsdag d. 22. november kl. 19.00
Rønnevang Kirke,
Taastrup Hovedgade 150, 2630 Taastrup
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Soprano Magdalena Kozyra gained her Postgraduate Diploma in Vocal Performance with Distinction from Trinity College of Music, London, where she studied with Laureen Livingstone and Eugene Asti. She also holds a Diploma in Concert Singing from Birkbeck, University of London.

Whilst at Trinity College of Music she won the Lilian Ash French Song Duo Competition with pianist Andrea Kmecova and was a finalist in Elisabeth Schumann's Lieder Competition.

Magdalena perfected her artistry on a number of public master classes with Prof. Teresa Żylis-Gara, Poland, Dame Felicity Palmer, Anna Larsson, Roger Vignoles and Julius Drake, Oxford Lieder Master Course, Mark Padmore, Wigmore Hall, London, Dame Felicity Lott and Robin Bowman, Academie Internationale d'Été de Nice, France.

Her love of the song repertoire is reflected in the many recitals she has given around England, France, Poland and Denmark. Schumann's Liederkreis Op.39, Fauré's La Bonne Chanson Op.61, Poulenc's Banalités and Debussy's Ariettes oubliées are among her favourite song cycles.

Magdalena has been engaged as a soloist in sacral works such as Gounod's Redemption, Mendelssohn's Lobgesang, Pergolesi's Stabat Mater, Bach's Magnificat, Buxtehude's Membra Jesu Nostri, Vivaldi's Gloria, Rossini's Stabat Mater etc.

For two and a half years Magdalena was under contract to the chorus of Opera Krakowska in Poland where she performed in the following operas: Carmen, Halka, Le Nozze di Figaro, L’Elisir D’Amore, Don Giovanni, Orphée et Eurydice, La Traviata, Madama Butterfly, Il Trovatore, Love for three oranges, Devils of Loudun.

Her operatic solo repertoire includes Alice Ford in Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor, Contessa in Le Nozze di Figaro, Fiordiligi in Cosi Fan Tutte, Edwige in Offenbach's Robinson Crusoe, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte and Belinda in Dido and Aeneas.

She features as a solo soprano on EMI's recording of Schubert's Romance Der Vollmond strahlt from Rosamunde and in the short film Hollow Pond by Rolfin Nyhus and Adam Anson.

Magdalena is currently under a 5 year contract to the Danish Radio Concert Choir. She has recently performed at the BBC Proms in Royal Albert Hall with the Danish National Vocal Ensemble as well as the Danish Radio Concert Choir under Fabio Luisi.


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Gabriel Fauré - "Pie Jesu"

Soprano - Magdalena Kozyra
Organ - Frederik Malmqvist
Video - Jella Bethmann