23.05.2021

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Łukasz Byrdy

Łukasz Byrdy was born 29 June 1994 in Katowice. He graduated from the Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań, where he was taught by Waldemar Andrzejewski and Joanna Marcinkowska. He is currently a student of Klaus Hellwig at the Berlin University of the Arts. He has performed at, among other places, the ‘La Sapienza’ University in Rome, the Jerzy Waldorff Summer Festival in Radziejowice and the ‘Chopin and his Europe’ International Music Festival in Warsaw. He won Second Prize at the Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition in Hanover and Third Prize at the Chopin Competition for Young Pianists in Beijing. Furthermore, in 2015 he reached the second round of the Chopin Competition in Warsaw.

Program

Etude in C sharp minor Op. 25 no. 7
Scherzo in C sharp minor Op. 39
Mazurka in E minor Op. 41 no. 1
Mazurka in B major Op. 41 no. 2
Mazurka in A flat major Op. 41 no. 3
Mazurka in C sharp minor Op. 41 no. 4
Rondo à la Mazur in F major Op. 5
Ballade in F major Op. 38