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EN - Plac de Gaulle’a 17 41-800 Zabrze

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+48 32 271 56 41

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The House of Music and Dance in Zabrze

The House of Music and Dance launched its activities of an cultural institution in 1959 with a traditional St. Barbara’s Feast.  Performing there the following year was Arthur Rubinstein which characterizes best the activities of the House, offering  and presenting a great variety of events and artists.

Since a dozen of years a concert “Heart for Heart” has been organized here by Zabrze Fund for the Development of Cardiac Surgery. Following a major overhaul a few years ago to upgrade the technical and safety conditions,  the House turned into one of the best concert halls in Poland capable of seating 2000 audience. During the past 5o years the hall held more than four thousand concerts enjoyed by 7.5 million people. For many years The House of Music and Dance has been recognized as the “house on the stars’ routes”.  

Among those who performed in Zabrze were Leonard Cohen, B. B. King, Chick Corea as well as Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras, Pat Metheny, Paco de Lucia, Buena Vista Social Club, Alexandrov’s Choir or Electric Light Orchestra.  Also the fans of Tangerine Dream, Smokie, Procol Harum, Marillion, Glenn Miller’s Orchestra and many other world famous groups and artists have had their days.  The Hall of Fame includes Polish artists with Krystian Zimmerman,  born in Zabrze. The stage saw also the artists of opera and ballet, ice show, cabaret and circus as well as famous politicians.

Tags: DMIT Dom Muzyki i Tańca koncerty muzyczne kultura muzyka Serce za Serce wydarzenia kulturalne Zabrze

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