TYPES OF COLLECTION

TYPES OF COLLECTION

Sheet music

The collection of sheet music includes:

  • more than 650 sheet music collections

The collection contains:

  • original scores
  • studies
  • sheets music
  • lyrics

FINA possesses the biggest sheet music collection in the country. It is largely comprised of original scores, but there are copies and prints as well. Currently, FINA accepts materials in digital formats too.

The most valuable and interesting part of the collection are original scores written by Tadeusz Baird, Wojciech Kilar, Krzysztof Komeda, Andrzej Korzyński, Witold Lutosławski, Artur Malawski, Roman Palestra, Andrzej Panufnik, Krzysztof Penderecki, Tomasz Stańko, Tadeusz Szeligowski, Andrzej Trzaskowski and many other outstanding authors. The origins of the oldest materials go back to the 1940s.

Since July 2019, FINA has been reorganizing and comprehensively developing the collection.

 

  • The score for the song "Baby ach te baby" [Women, Oh These Women] featured in the film "Zabawka" [The Toy] (1933), dir. Michał Waszyński