Polish violinist Maria Włoszczowska currently lives in London and performs as a soloist and chamber musician worldwide. She is recognised for her versatile musicianship, having won the First Prize and Audience Prize at the XXI Leipzig International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition in 2018, as well as numerous prizes at the XV International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition.
In 2016 she gave her debut recital at the Wigmore Hall with pianist Alasdair Beatson. She has also collaborated in chamber music with Maxim Vengerov, Robert Levin, Philippe Graffin, Nobuko Imai, Dinis Sousa, Timothy Ridout, Paolo Giacometti, Roger Chase, Tomoaki Kimura and the Doric String Quartet amongst others.
Maria is the recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society’s Emily Anderson Prize and she is supported by the Hattori Foundation and Poland's Minister of Culture and National Heritage. Her teachers include Maxim Vengerov, Leonid Kerbel and Andras Keller.
The 2018/2019 season sees several recital and concerto engagements including BachFest Leipzig, BBC Total Immersion, Bartok’s 1st concerto (Concerto Budapest), Schnittke’s 3rd concerto (Ubu Ensemble), Szymanowski's 1st concerto (Oxford Symphony Orchestra), Wieniawski's 2nd concerto (Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava) as well as performances at international chamber music festivals.
Her debut recording of Mozart's complete Church Sonatas for two violins and organ with Maxim Vengerov was recently featured on BBC Radio 3’s ‘In Tune’.
She plays on a violin by Pietro Guarneri of Mantua, made in 1715, on generous loan from a private individual.
Maria Włoszczowska — violin
Works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Philipp Telemann, and Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
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