Ewa Mrowca, Harpsichord
Ewa Mrowca, harpsichord, plays the second part of Johann Sebastian Bach's Clavier Übung, consisting of the Italian Concerto in F major (BWV 971) and the Overture in B minor (BWV 831).
Harpsichordist Ewa Mrowca was born in Krakow. She began studying the harpsichord at the age of 12. She graduated with honours from the Academy of Music in Krakow, where she studied with Elżbieta Stefańska. She then completed further studies with Nicholas Parle at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London and with Jörg-Andreas Bötticher at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis and later with Kenneth Gilbert. She performs as a soloist and with numerous early music ensembles.
Ewa Mrowca plays on the two-manual harpsichord by Gottfried Silbermann, Freiberg in Saxony, around 1740, cat. no. 5, from the collection of the Museum of Musical Instruments.
With this concert, the director of the Musikinstrumenten-Museum, Conny Restle, bids farewell to her audience.