Michal Cwizewicz is a renowned violinist and sought-after teacher. He has given concerts across Europe, the Middle-East and the USA and his playing has been broadcast on BBC television, live on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune and Polish national television. He performs frequently with the Minerva Piano Trio and with Filip Cwizewicz in the violin duo Cwizewicz Brothers. He is the concertmaster of the Górecki Chamber Orchestra and directs the Ognisko Ensemble.
Michal studied at the Royal College of Music, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofia in Madrid, and with Itzhak Rashkovsky, Krzysztof Smietana and members of the Alban Berg, Arpeggione and Ysaÿe quartets. Before completing his postgraduate studies at the RCM, he studied at Imperial College, receiving a Masters in Aeronautical Engineering in 2007. He joined the RCM Strings Faculty in 2012.
He was presented to Her Majesty The Queen at the Young Artists Reception at Buckingham Palace and performs on a 1731 Niccola Gagliano violin kindly on loan from a private collection.
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