Guest Artist: Malgorzata Walentynowicz, piano
Malgorzata Walentynowicz won the 1st Prize at the 37th Gaudeamus Interpreters’ Competition in Amsterdam (2009) and 1st Prize at the Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music Competition in Buffalo, New York (2010). For her interpretations of contemporary music, she was also granted a scholarship for excellency in performance from the Darmstadt International Summer Courses for New Music, as well as Culture Award for Young Artists of the City of Gdańsk, the Pomeranian Artistic Award and the Sztorm Award of the “Gazeta Wyborcza” daily.
She graduated from the Academy of Music in Gdańsk, Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hannover, and from the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Stuttgart, where she obtained an honours degree in the interpretation of contemporary music after studies with Nicolas Hodges.
Currently she dedicates her performing work to new music as a soloist, in ensembles, and with orchestras. She increasingly takes part in projects with multimedia, performance art, and elements of music theater.
Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7:00pm
School of Music, Bird Recital Hall
105 W. Brandeis Ave. , Louisville, Kentucky 40292