Perkowski studied at the Warsaw Music Academy with Karol Szymanowski and in Paris with Albert Roussel . He headed the Society of Friends of Symphonic Music until 1933 and then worked at the Toruń Conservatory . After 1945 he was a composition teacher in Warsaw and Wrocław . His students included Piotr Moss and Jerzy Maksymiuk .
Perkowski composed a radio opera ( Girlandy , 1961) and five ballets , sketches from Toruń for orchestra, a dramatic symphony and Scottish impressions , as well as songs and a song cycle, a cantata and two violin concertos.
- Alfred Baumgartner: Propylaea World of Music - The Composers - A lexicon in five volumes . tape 4 . Propylaen Verlag, Berlin 1989, ISBN 3-549-07830-7 , pp. 300 .
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Polish composer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 4, 1901|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Oweczacze , today Druschne , Ukraine|
|DATE OF DEATH||August 12, 1990|
|Place of death||Otwock|