Edwin Szwajkowski

Edwin Szwajkowski is a prize winner in both the International Chopin Piano Competition in Narva and also the Piano Competition in Saint Petersburg and a Finalist of the International Chopin Piano Competition in Hannover in 2019.

He has performed in Lithuania, Poland, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Russia, Italy, Estonia, Latvia, France, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and China.

As a solist soloist Edwin has performed with the Philharmonic Orchestras of Tallinn, Narva, Kielce, Vilnius, Saint Petersburg, Moscow, Polish Radio Orchestra, Chopin University Symphonic Orchestra, Mozart Chamber Orchestra.

Edwin has performed at the 69th and 70th Fryderyk Chopin Piano Festival in Duszniki-Zdrój. He has been honoured by the President of Lithuania for all his artistic achievements. The artist has recorded for Lithuanian Radio and Television LRT.

In furthering his artistic abilities Edwin has participated in many masterclasses with world-class pianists including Ewa Pobłocka, Katarzyna Popowa-Zydroń, Boris Petrushansky, Michael Levin, Mikhail Woskresensky, Tamas Ungar, Janusz Olejniczak, Evgeni Bozhanov, Dina Yoffe, Dang Thai Son.

Edwin studied at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw with Professor Alicja Paleta-Bugaj. Currently he is a student of Professor Georg Friedrich Schenck at Robert Schumann Hochschule in Dusseldorf.

Edwin Szwajkowski is an acclaimed interpreter of the works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In 2017 he performed Mozart’s Piano Concertos in C Major KV 467 and C Major KV 415, in 2018 he performed two Double Piano Concertos F major KV 242 and E Flat Major KV 365, acting as conductor for these performances as well. Edwin also performs chamber music by the composer – in 2017 he performed Piano Quintet E Flat Major KV 452 in Konzerthaus Detmold.