Aleksandra Kotecka

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Aleksandra Kotecka - member of Teatr ZAR since 2004. Involved in the creation of the performances Cesarean Section and Anhelli. The Calling. MA in Russian philology at The University of Wrocław, graduated also in film and television production studies in Warsaw. Works on Georgian polyphonic singing – both during field expeditions and as part of her own research. Together with Ewa Pasikowska and Tomasz Wierzbowski conducts an in-depth project with the Georgian musical material, which was initiated by a work session with Malkhaz Erkvanidze in June 2014.Within her main field of interest there is also the music of orthodox Christianity, which she encountered in Lviv, Saint Petersburg, and Supraśl. She shares with the effects of her work during workshops. Apart from the projects of Teatr ZAR, she co-created music for the performance Heresy Black and for the film Daas. Plays the cello. Practices Yoga.

With the project Armine, Sister, she has broadened her experience by Persian and Armenian modal music.

Aleksandra Kotecka (phot. Magdalena Mądra)