Łukasz Byrdy

Academy of Music in Poznan

In 2015 he has qualified and reached II round of the XVII International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. He has received scholarships to music courses in Calgary (Morningside Music Bridge 2010 and 2011) and Aspen (Music Festival, 2012). 

Lukasz gave concerts on EXPO in Milan (Italy, 2015), "Chopin and His Europe" festival in Warsaw, International Paderewski Festival in Warsaw and "Chopin a Paris" festival in Paris as well as on festivals in Chengdu, Moscow, Duszniki-Zdroj, Slupsk and in the Young Talents cycle of concerts organised by the Fryderyk Chopin Institute. In Poland Lukasz performed in almost all philharmonic halls, Fryderyk Chopin’s birthplace in Żelazowa Wola, Fryderyk Chopin Museum in Warsaw, Polish Radio’s Concert Studio in Warsaw, Royal Castle and the Royal Lazienki Park in Warsaw and Polish Radio’s National Orchestra Concert Hall.
Besides Poland he gave concerts in the USA, Canada, China, Russia, Austria, France, Norway, Italy, Malta and Germany. 

Lukasz has been awarded scholarships from the Polish Ministry of Culture and Prime Minister of Poland . In 2017 his first CD featuring Chopin's and Mozart's concertos in chamber version, recorded together with Altra Volta string quartet was released.

In 2018 he has been appointed as teaching assistant at Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznan. 

Teaching Dates: July 13 - 24, 2020