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Scientific research on neglected areas of Polish music.


The programme is addressed to Polish and foreign researchers who want to carry out scientific research on neglected and overlooked areas of Polish music in Poland and abroad. Subjects are declared to the Institute directly by the researchers applying to the programme and the effects of their work (musicological works, catalogues of artistic works, databases, reconstructed compositions, sources studies, etc.) will be transmitted to the Institute for further publication.

The readiness to take part in the programme is declared to the Institute directly by the researcher or the group of researchers (maximum: 3 people).

The 2st edition of the programme is held from 1 October 2012 to 30 July 2013. The deadline for submission of applications is 30 June 2012 and the deadline for submission of works (research outputs) is 30 July 2012.

Applications must be sent by e-mail ( and post (Instytut Muzyki i Tańca, ul. Fredry 8, 00-097 Warsaw, Poland, with a note:  Application for the Programme “Blank Pages of Music” (date as postmarked)).


20 000 PLN


Andrzej Kosowski – Director of Institute of Music and Dance
Brygida Błaszczyk – Programme specialist

Programme launched, during 1st edition

From a 22 applications The Selection Board has chosen projects to be carried out in the 2nd Edition of the  Programme (18 July 2012)

1. Emil Młynarski – musical life and activity, in particular in Warsaw and in the UK – Elżbieta Szczepańska-Lange

2. Religious folk songs in Podlasie – Tetiana Zachykievich, Julita Charytoniuk

3. Preparing the publication of Constantin Régamey’s six early songs for voice and piano from the manuscript discovered in the Cantonal and University Library of Lausanne – Jerzy Stankiewicz, Wanda Gładysz, Anna Bednarczyk



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