Adrian Konarski Kompozytor
Adrian Konarski1975Academy of Music in Krakówcomposer

Adrian Konarski

Adrian Konarsk born in 1975 is a film, TV and theatre music composer from Poland, Kraków. His music has recognizable style with an emphasis on melody and unexpected harmony. He started to play the piano at the age of four. From 2007 he is a member of the European Film Academy.

In 2000 he received a First Class Degree from the Department of Composition, Conducting and Musical Theory at the Music Academy of Kraków at the composition class of prof. Krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar.

Since 1993 he has been cooperating with “Cellar under the Rams” (Piwnica pod Baranami) – a famous artistic cabaret-theatre from Poland, with over

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In 2004 he wrote music for Golden Lions Award winning film (The Welts dir. by Magdalena Piekorz) of the 29th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia – the most important and prestigious film festival in Poland. This movie became one of the most important pictures in Poland and was a Polish candidate to Oscar in 2004.

  • PARADISE ON THE EARTH (RAJ NA ZIEMI) (2015), documentary – dir CECYLIA MALIK
  • (2018) RITA - School Film - dir Agata Marciniak
  • (2018) KOBIETA SKAŁA - dir by Monika Meleń, Sorn Studio for Tv Polonia
  • THE SOUND OF SPYING (2014) dir PHILIPPE MORA, Harddrive Pictures, USA
  • ABSOLUTELY MODERN (2013) – dir. PHILIPPE MORA, Harddrive Pictures, USA – theme music
  • CLOSE-UPS – (ZBLIŻENIA) (2014) – dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, Tor Film Studio, Poland
  • CITIZEN – (OBYWATEL) (2014) – dir. JERZY STUHR, Opus Film, Poland
  • DROWSINESS – (SENNOŚĆ) (2008) – dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, 105 min, TOR Film Studio, Vision Film Poland
  • LA VARSOVIENNE (WARSZAWIANKA)(2007) short, dir. MARCIN MAZIARZEWSKI, 10 min. (Silesia Film School, Katowice, Poland)
  • TECHNIQUES OF NEGOTIATION (TECHNIKI NEGOCJACYJNE)(2006), dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, 54 min, TV Drama (Polish TV Katowice)
  • THE WELTS (STREAKS) – PRĘGI (2004) dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ , 91 min, Tor Film Studio, 2004 Nomination for Best Music Polish Film – Prize Orły 2011, Jancio Wodnik Prize for the best music for film 2005
  • SCENES FROM THE WARSAW UPRISING (2004) – dir. LESZEKEK WOSIEWICZ, 70 min, experimental TV film realised by graduate students from Film (Polish TV Film Agency, Odysey Films)
  • WOMAN FROM THE DARK (KOBIETA Z CIEMNOŚCI)(2004) – dir. MARCIN SOLARZ, 23 min (Dam Short 2005, International Film Festival Las Vegas – Best Students Film), Silesia Film School
  • KAZIMIERZ IS CLOSED (KAZIMIERZ ZAMKNIĘTY) (2004) dir. BORYS LANKOSZ
  • NOT ENOUGH (NIEDOSYT) (2004) – dir. DANIEL STREHLAU, 27 min.
  • T-REX (2003) dir. SLAWOMIR PSTRONG, 12 min – (Camerimage 2003, Brazowa Kijanka Award,) Silesia Film School
  • A SHORT STORY – (OPOWIADANIE Molière) (2003) – dir. MARCIN PIECZONKA, 24 min – (52 International Melbourne Film Festiwal – Best Students Film Award Winner) , Oko Film Studio
  • DOCUMENTARY…? (DOKUMENT…?) (2001) – dir. MALGORZATA SZUMOWSKA
  • LEARN POLISH – THE EAST GERMAN OPPOSITION AND SOLIDARITY (2014) – dir Rosalia Romaniec, Magdalena Gwóźdż – Deutsche Welle, GER/POL
  • MEINE FAMILIE UND DER SPION (2012), dir Rosalia Romaniec, Westdeutscher Rundfunk WDR, Germany
  • SCHOOL FOR WIVES  (SZKOŁA ŻON) (2008) – dir. JERZY STUHR, TV drama, 100 min. (Polish TV S.A.) – music awarded at “Two Theatres” festival, Sopot 2009, Poland
  • EDELMAN COMMANDER (MAREK EDELMAN: ŻYCIE. PO PROSTU. (2008), 56 min. – dir Artur Wiecek-Baron, Beres & Baron Media Productions
  • GRANDFATHER (DZIADEK) (2007) – dir BRUNO SZCZAPINSKI
  • AN INTERRUPTED FLIGHT (PRZERWANY LOT) (2007), dir MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, Polish Television TVP1
  • USER-FRIENDLY DEATH (ŚMIERĆ Z LUDZKĄ TWARZĄ)(2006), dir MARCIN KOSZALKA, HBO Poland
  • WJAZDOWA THEATRE (2007), dir MAREK NOREK
  • STEFAN SERVES THE MANKIND (PAN STEFAN W SŁUŻBIE LUDZKOŚCI)(2006), dir TOMASZ DETTLOFF, Polish TV, Film Studio KPS
    I WILL GIVE MY LIFE FOR WORK (ODDAM ŻYCIE ZA PRACĘ)(2002), dir MACIEJ SZUMOWSKI – documentary series, 5 sets, Polish TV
  • EXPEDITION (EKSPEDYCJA)(2001) – TV Reality Show, TVN, Poland THEATRE CREDITS
  • (2018) Irena Sendlerowa, dir. Ana Nowicka, Barakah Tehatre, Kraków, Poland
  • (2018) Janusz Głowacki - Jednoaktówki - dir. Żuk Opalski, Barakah Theatre, Kraków, Poland
  • (2018) Christiane F. - Dzieci z Dworca Zoo (Children from Zoo Banhof), dir. Sebastian Oberc- Barakah Theatre, Krakow, Poland
  • (2010) Friedrich Dürrenmatt – THE VISIT (original title “Der Besuch der alten Dame”) (2010) – dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, Silesia Theatre, Katowice, Poland
  • Luigi Pirandello – I GIGANTI DELLA MONTAGNA(2009) – dir. JERZY STUHR, Krakow’s School of Drama
  • TO EAT YOU BETTER... (2009) – dir. PIOTR WALIGÓRSKI, Bagatela Theatre, Krakow
  • AND THERE WILL BE A WEDDING…(2009) – dir. PIOTR WALIGÓRSKI, Bagatela Theatre, Krakow
  • SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS (2007)- dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, scrpit Magdalena Piekorz, Rozrywki Theatre, Chorzów
  • Don Nigro – LUCIA MAD (2007) – Don Nigro – dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, Slowacki Theatre, Krakow
  • W. Shakespeare – TWELFTH NIGHT (2005) dir. JERZY STUHR, Krakow School of Drama
  • IN PRAISE OF STUPIDITY (2005) – monodrama, dir. ZIUTA ZAJACÓWNA, Kraków, Zalezny Theatre, Poland
  • DOCTOR HAUST (2005) – Wojciech Kuczok – monodrama, dir. MAGDALENA PIEKORZ, The StudioTheatre, (Warsaw), Poland
  • STRONA ZAKWITAJACYCH DZIEWCZAT(2000), based on REMEMBRANCE OF THINGS PAST by Marcel Proust, dir. IGOR GORZKOWSKI, Collegium Nobilium Theatre, Warsaw Poland
  • LITTLE PRINCESS (MAŁA KSIĘŻNICZKA) (2006), based on a novel of F.H.Burnett, 70 min of orchestral music, libretto A. Miklaszewska, dir by M. Weiss- Grzesinski, musical for children – Big Stage Capitol Musical Theatre, Wrocław, Poland
  • Music for a Polish TV Krakow News, Sport, Themes of a day, Weather and other