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Piotr Alexewicz

Piotr Alexewicz

Piotr Alexewicz

Born in 2000, he completed his primary education with distinction under Małgorzata Borkowska at the Grażyna Bacewicz State School of Music in Wrocław and is now in Paweł Zawadzki's class at the Karol Szymanowski State Secondary School of Music in Wrocław. He has won prizes in many international piano competitions, including the Hiller in Görlitz (2010, 2011, 2013) and the Chopin in Rzeszów (2014), and also at the Głubczyce Festival (2011, 2013). Three years ago, he reached the final of the Carl Nielsen Aarhus International Piano Competition. The following year, he was runner-up in the Dinu Lipatti Jeunesses International Music Competition in Bucharest, qualified for masterclasses at the Internationale Mendelssohn-Akademie in Leipzig and honed his skills with Pavel Gililov. He is also a laureate of the Fontys Hogeschool Prize in Tilburg (Netherlands), the Anton Rubinstein International Piano Competition in Düsseldorf and the Grand Prix at the Ville de Gagny International Piano Competition (France). He also won First Prize and the special concerto prize at the 48th All-Poland Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Gdańsk. He has received many grants from the Mayor of Wrocław. He performed under the baton of Benjamin Shwartz during the celebrations of the seventieth anniversary of Wrocław Polytechnic and the seventieth anniversary of the NFM Symphony Orchestra.


 

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