Quartetto Nero

Quartetto Nero is a young and dynamic Polish string quartet, producing its unique and intriguing sound by playing on the original period instruments (or their copies) as well as using gut strings and special bows, appropriate for the music of different eras. All this distinguishes the ensemble from other string quartets not only on Polish,…

Łukasz Chrzęszczyk – piano

CD album – “Śpiewnik polski” Łukasz Chrzęszczyk – pianist, soloist and chamber musician, lecturer at the Department of Piano Chamber Music, Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw. He began his musical training at the age of six in his hometown of Kielce, first with Elżbieta Sarama and then with Andrzej Domin. In 2014 he…

Małgorzata Staszewska – violin

Małgorzata Staszewska was born in Cracow, Poland in 1976. She began to play the violin at the age of six. After graduating with honors from the Cracow Academy of Music in 1999, she joined professional chamber orchestra, Capella Cracoviensis. Staszewska continued solo education in Hochschule für Musik in Freiburg, Germany, and in University of Illinois at…

Joanna Zathey – piano

CD album – “Brahms Violin Sonatas” Joanna Zathey-Wojcinska graduated with honours from the I. J. Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznan, where she had studied piano with Prof. G. Kurzynski. She also completed two-year post-graduate studies in chamber music with Prof. Dora Schwarzberg at the Accademia di Musica in Pinerolo, Italy. She perfected her skills…

Katarzyna Kluczewska – piano

CD album – “Romantic works” The alumni of the Comprehensive Music School of 1st and 2nd degree in Wrocław in Helena Furmanowicz‑Kurzyńska’s class and the Karol Lipiński Academy of Music in Wrocław in Grzegorz Kurzyński’s class, where after gaining her PhD, she became a lecturer with a PhD degree. She is also a very successful…