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Maciej Grzybowski

Maciej Grzybowski

Maciej Grzybowski

 Pianist and chamber musician, four-time nominee for a ‘Passport' awarded by the weekly Polityka. He has recorded two discs nominated for the Polish record industry's ‘Fryderyk' awards: Dialog (Bach, Schönberg, Berg, Szymański, Mykietyn; Universal) and Paweł Szymański - Works for Piano (EMI Classics). From 1992 to 2005, he was a member of the NONSTROM ensemble. As a soloist, he has performed at international festivals alongside such stars as Martha Argerich, Paul Badura-Skoda, Grigory Sokolov, Ivo Pogorelich, Piotr Anderszewski, the Arditti Quartet and London Sinfonietta. In 2005, he made his New York recital debut and performed at the Mozart Hall in Bologna. A year later, he took part in the Paweł Szymański Music Festival held at the Witold Lutosławski Studio in Warsaw, recorded by PWA (NInA). In 2007, at the ‘Sacrum Profanum' festival, he performed the complete piano sonatas of Charles Ives in a single evening. In the UK, he made his debut at the ‘Sounds New' festival in Canterbury in 2008. That same year, he recorded André Tchaikowsky's Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 4 at the ‘Chopin and his Europe' festival. In 2009, he performed in the ‘Piotr Anderszewski and Friends' master recital festival and made his debut at St John's Smith Square (Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 1). In 2012, he made two tours of the US and Canada (incl. Denver, Boston, Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa). He has performed Witold Lutosławski's Piano Concerto at home and abroad (2013). At the Bregenzer Festspiele in Austria, he joined the Wiener Symphoniker and Paul Daniel in André Tchaikowsky's Piano Concerto No. 2. In 2014, he made his third tour of the US (Seattle, Sarasota). In 2015, he performed in Australia, New Zealand and South Korea. He is the dedicatee of works by Paweł Szymański and Paweł Mykietyn.


 

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