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Polish Waves - For Whom the Bell Tolls' Write up for the website:( 0:51:48)       
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In July we are revisiting historical Krakow (Polish city in the south of Poland), talk about Wawel Cathedral and it famous Sigismund Bell, and play some piano masterpieces. Join us to learn something about our home country - Poland
Published: 12/07/2024 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - PORANA - Symbol of Friendship( 0:49:8)       
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June programe is about friendship, music and some things in common. Find out how Poles celebrate solstice and how white-tuffed kiwi bird in Tararua links Poland and NZ! There is also music, poetry and NZ-PL connection at the 1944 Monte Cassino battle of WW2. Tune in!
Published: 14/06/2024 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - Our May for Mothers & Homeland( 0:46:59)       
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Polish heart for Mothers, Polonia and Poland - during the month when Poles celebrate national colours and commemorate those who fought for Poland at Monte Cassino in 1944 .
Published: 10/05/2024 11:25:38 a.m.
Polish Waves - Heads or Tails( 0:58:1)       
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Polish Waves' talk about 660 years of Krakow Jagiellonian University, 100 years of Polish currency - Polish Zloty, and Polish Olympians - as we celebrate 100 years since Poland's first participation at the Olympic Games in 1924! All of it - flavoured by unique voices of Polish Jazz singers and composers! Heads or Tails anyone?
Published: 12/04/2024 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - Forging a Better World( 0:53:27)       
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Forging a Better World' - by inspiring inclusion, celebrating women, enjoying piano music and appreciating history. Join us for the story of legendary Polish Queen Wanda, famous Polish pianists and their influence in politics and society. And for some piano music - to celebrate World Piano Day!
Published: 8/03/2024 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - Operation Butterfly( 0:38:11)       
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Polish Waves share the 'Butterfly' story of one young Kiwi pilot and his brave connection with War Poland. And what is the butterfly link between Dunedin NZ and Krakow PL? Tune in to find out!
Published: 9/02/2024 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - Polish @ Christmas!( 0:56:2)       
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The best of Poland, Polish connections and heritage matters Downunder
Published: 8/12/2023 8:00:00 p.m.
Polish Waves - Some like it Polish( 0:42:32)       
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‘Some Like it Polish’ – WE certainly do! From this year’s Christchurch Heritage Festival ‘Polish Waves’ presents you with ‘living and learning’ - with music! Celebrating two milestones: 50 years of diplomatic relations between Poland & NZ and 130 years of Women’s right to vote.
Published: 12/10/2023 3:47:05 p.m.
Polish Waves - Collections( 0:50:42)       
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The best of Poland, Polish connections and heritage matters Downunder
Published: 8/09/2023 8:00:00 p.m.

‘BETWEEN THE WATERS’ - Polish Legacy in NZ Charitable Trust brings you the best of Poland, Polish connections and heritage matters Downunder. 'Polish Waves' will showcase our home country #Poland and will present the Polish in NZ and more: culture, traditions, history, music, language, cuisine – and everything in BETWEEN! Educational, funny, unknown, informative, surprising – something for everyone! Join the WAVE Team and tune in every second Friday of the month at 8pm Brought to you courtesy of Polish Embassy in Wellington.


Host: Dorota Szymanska-Prokop, Tom Prokop and Sylwia Smiarowska

Produced By: Dorota Szymanska-Prokop, Tom Prokop and Sylwia Smiarowska

Language: Polish, English

Category: Ethnic Diversity

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