16.09.2018

12:00

Filip Wojciechowski

Filip Wojciechowski is a graduate of the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw – the piano class of professor Bronisława Kawalla. The artist has received many an award at piano competitions, as well as a special awards at the XIII International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. In his legacy, the pianist has multiple recordings for the Polish Radio and Television, as well as for labels such as the Japanese Denon and Polish Dux.

Filip Wojciechowski is also an acclaimed jazz pianist, the leader of the Filip Wojciechowski Trio, which is comprised of him, Paweł Pańta and Cezary Konrad. In May of 2010, to mark the Chopin year, the newest Filip Wojciechowski Trio album, “Chopin”, containing jazz transcripts of Chopin’s works arranged by the leader, was released by the Polish Radio.

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16:00

Justyna Galant

The pianist received her education at the Academy of Music in Łódź under professor Janusz Grzelązka and professor Kazimierz Gierżoda, graduating with distinction. She is a laureate of many an award in competitions both Polish and international. Her first artistic achievements came while she was still a school pupil – she gave concerts in the country and abroad, and she recorded many pieces for the Polish radio and television.

Justyna Galant also performs along with her husband, Filip Wojciechowski, as a duo. In May of 2001 they recorded an album with a live performance from Berlin for a German label, "Sächsische Tonträger”, where alongside pieces by J. Ch. Bach, Beethoven and Chopin, there was a Divertimento by Miłosz Magin dedicated to both artists.

In 2002 the artist conceived a piano trio “Drei Engel”, which has also released an album with a live performance from Berlin in June of 2002.

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