Paderewski Festival in Paso Robles November 13 through 16, 2008
By Sherry Lee Cox
November 12 through November 15, the Paderewski Festival will celebrate the life of Ignacy Jan Paderewski with special events and concerts in Paso Robles. The Denali String Quartet will open the festival with a performance at Vina Robles Winery this evening at 6:00 pm. Pianist William Koseluk will perform at Cass Winery in Paso Robles on Friday, November 13th, at 7:00 pm with a wine reception at 6:00 pm. On Saturday, November 14th, at 4:00 pm, the winners of the 2009 Paderewski Young Pianists Competition will perform at the historic Paso Robles Inn Ballroom. Also, on Saturday evening, pianist Hubert Rutkowski will perform at the Paso Robles Inn Ballroom at 8:00 pm. Wine reception begins at 6:30 pm. Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860 - 1941) was a virtuoso pianist and composer. His love o...