Andrzej Dobrowolski

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Andrzej Dobrowolski
Born (1921-09-09)September 9, 1921
Lwów, Poland (now Ukraine)
Died August 8, 1990(1990-08-08) (aged 68)
Graz, Austria
Era Contemporary
20th Century Classical

Andrzej Dobrowolski (September 9, 1921 in Lwów, Poland [now Lviv. Ukraine] – August 8, 1990 in Graz, Austria) was a Polish composer and teacher.

Dobrowolski was one of the first Polish composers to concentrate on music for tape, and one of the first to pioneer the combination of pre-recorded tape and live performers.[1]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Adrian Thomas, Polish Music since Szymanowski (Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005), p. 162.


  • Casken, John. 2001. "Dobrowolski, Andrzej". The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, ed. S. Sadie and J. Tyrrell. London: Macmillan.
  • Thomas, Adrian. 2005. Polish Music since Szymanowski. Music in the Twentieth Century. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-58284-9
  • Andrzej Dobrowolski in MoMa's post online resource devoted to art and the history of modernism in a global context