Magda Miśka-Jackowska

Periodista de Cine y Bandas Sonoras

Magda Miśka-Jackowska

Polish journalist and radio presenter who has been on the RMF Classic team since 2005. One of the most recognized radio voices in Poland and esteemed concert and festival host.

She produces and creates regular radio feature programmes dedicated to film and film music, including the weekly magazine „Moje kino” („My Cinema”), awarded by the Polish Film Institute for the best radio program (2010) and broadcasts each Friday afternoon. She has also been running the only radio Film Music Charts in the country for 10 years. RMF Classic is the only station in Poland to present a wide selection of classical music, film themes and songs, from the legendary decades-old tracks to the latest film and TV series’ soundtracks.

She graduated from the University of Silesia where she is now a part of staff at Music in Multimedia course.

Magda Miśka-Jackowska has conducted hundreds of interviews on the history and process of creating film music. Her radio programs star the greatest composers of the genre, directors from around the world, soloists, orchestrators, heads of music studios, sound engineers, music consultants, songwriters, conductors, and fans - many being very famous, including Ennio Morricone, Hans Zimmer, Patrick Doyle, Jane Campion, Andrzej Wajda, Agnieszka Holland, David Arnold, Howard Shore, Jan A.P. Kaczmarek and many others.

Her latest program, „Zagraj to jeszcze raz” („Play It Again”), is a radio documetary about the phenomenon of movie scores. The cycle includes 12 one-hour episodes and presents a full film and music year including the premieres, recording sessions, dates of births and deaths of authors.

Magda Miśka-Jackowska began hosting classical and film music concerts 14 years ago and has worked at top culture and film music events in Poland and abroad, including Film Music Festival in Kraków.