Polish composer Henryk Górecki, in Zakopane, Poland, in 1994 — two years after a recording of his Symphony No. 3 became a surprise hit. Górecki died in 2010. Janek Skarzynski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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13Hej, z gory, z gory

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    Hej, z gory, z gory
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    Very Best of Gorecki
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    2016

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Henryk Gorecki never had another success as huge as his haunting "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs." Gerry Hurkmans hide caption

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Henryk Gorecki, Composer Of 'Symphony Of Sorrowful Songs,' Dies At Age 76

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