Concert by Mateusz Krzyżowski as part of a series of Chopin recitals at the University of Warsaw.
Mateusz Krzyżowski is a Polish pianist. He was born in 1999 in Tychy. He started playing an instrument at the age of 5 in the Yamaha Music School under the guidance of Jarosław Kwas. He continued his education at the Feliks Rybicki Music School Complex in Tychy in the class of Bożena Furmańska, and then at the Karol Szymanowski Secondary State Music School in Katowice in the class of Professor Lubow Nawrocka and Sebastian Nawrocki, MA. Currently he is a student at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw in the class of Professor Joanna Ławrynowicz-Just. Mateusz is a laureate of many national and international competitions. His recent achievements include, among others: 1st prize in the 49th Frederic Chopin National Piano Competition organised by the Fryderyk Chopin Institute, 2nd prize in the first edition of the Karol Szymanowski International Music Competition in Katowice, 3rd prize in the first edition of the Stanisław Moniuszko International Polish Music Competition in Rzeszów, 1st prize and a special prize from the Fryderyk Chopin Institute in the VI. International Piano Competition in Augustów, 1st prize in the IV. National Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Turzno, Grand Prix in IV. National Piano Competition for Secondary Music Schools in Trzciana, Grand Prix in the International Competition “Kaunas Sonorum” in Lithuania, 1st prize in VII. International Maurycy Moszkowski Piano Competition “per aspera ad astra”.