bio

MARTYNA ZAKRZEWSKA: pianist—soloist and chamber musician—specialising in performance of contemporary music. She obtained a master’s degree in the Academy of Music in Kraków, having studied with prof. Mariusz Sielski and prof. Milena Kędra, as well as graduated in Neue Klavier Musik from Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, where she studied in classes led by prof. Pierre-Laurent Aimard and by prof. David Smeyers. She was awarded special prize in the 2014 edition of the 20th– & 21st-Century Music Competition for Young Performers in Radziejowice, a scholarship from Poland’s Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, and a grant from the President of the City of Kraków. She has taken masterclasses from Aleksey Orlovetsky, Nicolas Hodges, Benjamin Kobler, Sebastian Berweck, Maciej Grzybowski, Musikfabrik, Ensemble Modern, and ensemble recherche, among other pianists and ensembles, and attended the impuls Academy in Graz, Darmstadt’s Internationale Ferienkurse für Neue Musik, Ostrava Days, and Stockhausen-kurse in Kürten. When studying in Cologne, she gained experience in conducting and took up improvisation too, developing in these fields under prof. Paul Alvares […]

repertoire

SOLO

Peter ABLINGER
Voices and piano (selection) for piano and tape
Georges APERGHIS
Simata for prepared piano
À tombeau ouvert
Bela BARTÓK
Szabadban (Out of Doors), suite for piano

 


CHAMBER

Georges APERGHIS
Alter-face for two pianos
Quatre pièces fébriles
for percussion and piano
Trio Funambule for alto saxophone, piano, and percussion
Bela BARTÓK
Sonata for two pianos and percussion
Contrasts for clarinet, violin and piano

media
calendar

July 8th–17th, 2022
Frankfurt am Main

 

Young Ensemble Academy
masterclasses w/ Ensemble Modern

 

 

July 28th–August 6th, 2022
Bydgoszcz

 

Summer Courses of New Music for Performers
masterclasses for young pianists

 

 

Thursday, August 25th, 2022
Kraków, Teatr KTO
Spółdzielnia Muzyczna contemporary ensemble

 

Blecharz, Glojnarić, Mantovani, Shlomowitz

projects

FEMININE FORMS. The project titled ‘Feminine Forms’ premiered in 2020 as part of that year’s ‘Warsaw Autumn’ festival. Six female composers and five female musicians focused on creating new music, not out of the contexts provided by women’s situation in the domestic culture industry …

 

SPÓŁDZIELNIA MUZYCZNA CONTEMPORARY ENSEMBLE. A group founded by Martyna Zakrzewska with Piotr Peszat and Mateusz Rusowicz; consequently looked after along with Jakub Gucik, Tomasz Sowa …