Jane Birkin in Warsaw
PR dla Zagranicy
British actress and singer Jane Birkin is the star of a concert taking place in Warsaw’s National Philharmonic Hall on Wednesday.
Jane Birkin. Photo: Olivier Pacteau/flickr.com (CC BY 2.0)
Accompanied by the Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra under its Music Director Michał Klauza and Japanese pianist Nobuyuki Nakajima, she will perform songs from her latest album, ‘Birkin-Gainsbourg Le Symphonique’.
The album, Birkin’s first studio recording since 2008, is her tribute to Serge Gainsbourg (1928 - 1991), her partner in music and life. It was recorded in Warsaw with the Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
The Warsaw concert in part of a tour promoting ‘Birkin-Gainsbourg Le Symphonique’, which started last year in Montreal and includes dates in Paris, Hong Kong, London and Lisbon.
In 2010, Birkin appeared in Warsaw’s National Opera with a programme entitled ‘ChoPin inspires Gainsbourg’.