The Girls’ Cathedral Choir PUELLAE ORANTES performed during the 69th Gala of the Włodzimierz Pietrzak Awards in the Royal Castle in Warsaw.
This year’s laurel was given to: an outstanding historian of Polish history, Professor Krzysztof Ożóg, the Congregation of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy and a weekly paper named ‘Idziemy’.
The Włodzimierz Pietrzak awards had been awarded continuously since 1948, for outstanding scientific, artistic and literary creativity as well as for significant achievements in formative, cultural and social activity, being a testimony of universal human and Christian values and attitudes and achievements expressing them in the life of the nation.
Rank and tradition for many years Włodzimierz Pietrzak place her among the most important non-state prizes. The current group of laureates includes: cardinal Stanisław Dziwisz, Roman Brandstaetter, Ernest Bryll, Antoni Gołubiew, Paweł Jasienica, Jacek Kaczmarski, Krzysztof Kolberger, Zofia Kossak-Szczucka, Krzysztof Penderecki, bishop Bohdan Bejze, archbishop Kazimierz Majdański, Krzysztof Zanussi, Józef Skrzek or Rev. Jan Twardowski.