Piotr Paleczny



He studied with Jan Ekier. Since his success at the 8th International Chopin Competition, he has been active as a concert pianist worldwide. He has performed with many orchestras: Chicago Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw, BBC Symphony, Gewandhaus, Tonhalle Zurich, Santa Cecilia, etc. He has served as a judge at many leading int'l piano competitions. He has issued CDs on labels including EMI and BBC Classic. Since '93, he has appointed as artistic director of the International Chopin Piano Festival at Duszniki Zdroj.