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Piotr Filek

Piotr Filek

*1983 Kraków

Born in 1983 in Cracow. Graduated from the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in the class of Bronisława Kawalla. Earlier his teachers were Iwona Kuźma and Stefan Wojtas. Laureate of several contests, including the International F. Chopin Piano Competition in Mariánské Lázne, 2001 – third prize and the National Chopin Piano Competiton in Poland, 2004 – first prize.

He attended master classes of Kevin Kenner, Arie Vardi, Hiroko Nakamura, Michel Beroff, Vladimir Tropp. Twice awarded a Ministry of Culture scholarship.

Piotr Filek has performed in France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Japan and Great Britain. Currently he is an assitant in the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw.


 

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