Spring Meeting of American Guild of Organist, European Chapter, April 2019

Dodano 1.5.2019

I had the pleasure to organize and host the Spring Meeting of the European Chapter of the American Guild of Organist, which took place in Poland (Warszawa, Licheń Stary, Łódź, Kazimierz Dolny). Detailed schedule was as follows:

Monday (April 22nd): WARSAW

16.00-18.00 Spring Meeting 2019 registration

19.00-22.00 Opening dinner (at Hotel Gromada)

Tuesday (April 23rd): WARSAW

06.30-08.45 Breakfast at the hotel 

09.00-09.20 Walk to the church

09.30-11.00 St. Ann Church, the Old Town

11.30-13.00 Warsaw Archcathedral, the Old Town

13.00-14.30 Lunch on your own in the Old Town

15.00-16.30 Military Cathedral, the Old Town

17.00-20.00 Evening at “MOMU” restaurant and “Vodka Museum” with vodkas degustation

20.00-20.15 Walk to the hotel

Wednesday (April 24th): WARSAW-LICHEŃ-ŁÓDŹ-WARSAW

06.30-08.45 Breakfast at the hotel

09.00-11.30 Coach travel WARSAW-LICHEŃ

12.00-13.00 LICHEŃ: tour around the Shrine with a guide

13.00-15.00 LICHEŃ: the largest organ in Poland

15.15-16.00 LICHEŃ: Meal at pilgrims restaurant ARKA in the Shrine

16.30-18.00 Coach travel LICHEŃ-ŁÓDŹ

18.45-20.15 ŁÓDŹ: Cathedral

20.30 ŁÓDŹ: Evening meal, “Gęsi Puch” Restaurant

21.30-22.30 Coach travel ŁÓDŹ-WARSAW


06.30-08.00 Breakfast at the hotel

08.20-08.40 Walk to the church

08.45-10.15 The Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Warsaw

10.30-12.30 Coach travel WARSAW-KAZIMIERZ DOLNY

13.00-14.15 Lunch and sightseeing

14.30-16.00 Baroque organ of St. John Baptist church

16.15-18.30 Coach travel KAZIMIERZ-WARSAW

18.30-20.00 Evangelical-Reformed Church, Al. Solidarności

20.00-20.30 Travel to the hotel

20.30 Dinner in a restaurant and historic chocolate shop of E. Wedel (open till 22.00)

Friday (April 26th): WARSAW

06.30-08.45 Breakfast at the hotel

09.00-10.00 Coach travel WARSAW-WOŁOMIN

10.00-12.00 Visit at “Zych Organ building Company”

12.00-13.00 Coach travel WOŁOMIN-WARSAW

13.00-13.30 Lunch in a café near the church

13.30-15.00 Holly Cross Basilica, F. Chopin’s heart

15.00-15.30 Travel to the Museum

15.30 & 16.00-18.00 Polish Jews Museum “Polin”

18.00-18.30 Travel to the hotel

19.15-23.00 Closing dinner (at “Dawne Smaki” Restaurant, Nowy Świat 49)

Saturday (April 27th): WARSAW, day extra

06.30-11.30 Breakfast at the hotel

09.30-11.00 Seminary Church

Warsaw view from 31st floor of the PKiN

Chopin Museum

19.00-21.00 Polish National Ballet


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