Click on the photograph to see the bio of given person.

Michał Botor

Wojciech Buczyński

Michał Kocot

Kamil Lis

Przemyslaw Łesak

Krzysztof Musiał

Filip Presseisen

Michał Przygodzki

Wiktoria Ryńska

Tomasz Soczek

Daniel Strządała

Jakub Woszczalski

Maciej Wota

Łukasz Zarzycki

Michał Botor

25.05.1997, Tychy

Poland

Education:

The Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice

dr hab. Witold Zaborny

Competitions:

Regional CEA Audition, Wrocław 2016 - Second prize (organ class)

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tund er – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in A minor No. 3

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

L. Vierne – Symphony No. 3 in F-sharp minor Op. 28: II. Cantilène

L. Vierne – Toccata in B-flat Minor Op. 53 No. 6

M. Reger – Toccata in D minor Op. 59 No. 5

Wojciech Buczyński

19.04.1996, Jasło

Poland

Education:

The Grażyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music in Łódź

dr hab. Krzysztof Urbaniak

Competitions:

National CEA Auditions, Warszawa 2014 - First prize (organ class)

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in D major BWV 532

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in D minor Op. 11

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in A minor No. 3

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

L. Vierne – ‘Cathédrales’ Op. 55 No. 3

M. Reger – ‘Benedictus’ Op. 59 No. 9

M. Reger – ‘Te Deum‘ Op. 59 No. 12

 

Jacobus Gladziwa

16.03.1988, Aachen

Niemcy

Wykształcenie

Hochschule für Musik und Theater im. Felixa Mendelssohna-Bartholdy’ego w Lipsku

prof. Holger Gehring

Program

I etap:

  • S. Bach – Preludium i Fuga D-dur BWV 532
  • F. Tunder – Fantazja chorałowa „Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott”
  • F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fuga e-moll MWV W24

II etap:

  • J. Brahms – Preludium chorałowe i Fuga nt. „O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid” WoO 7
  • F. Nowowiejski – Preludium „Adoremus”
  • G. Ritter – Sonata e-moll op. 19

III etap:

  • C. Franck – Chorał E-dur nr 1
  • F. Nowowiejski – „Wizja”
  • M. Duruflè – Suita na organy op. 5

 

Michał Kocot

13.06.1990, Świebodzin

Poland

Education:

The Academy of Music in Kraków

prof. Józef Serafin

Hochschule für Musik Freiburg

prof. Martin Schmeding

Competitions:

International Organ Competion ION, Nuremberg 2016 - Third prize

20th International Organ Competition, Wiesbaden 2016 - First prize (Bach-Prize)

12th International Gottfried Silberman Organ Competition, Freiberg 2015 - Second prize

28th International Organ Competition, St. Albans 2015 - finalist

8th  Mikael Tariverdiev International Organ Competition, Kaliningrad 2013 - Second prize, the special prize for the best interpretation of Mikael Tariverdiev music and 7 other special prizes

18th Annual Leoš Janáček International Competition, Brno 2012 - First prize and the special prize for the best interpretation of Miloš Štědroň music

Jehan Alain Organ Competition, Kraków 2011 - First prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn – Allegro in D minor MWV W33

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in D minor Op. 11

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

J. Alain – Deuxième fantaisie

M. Duruflé – Prelude et Fugue sur le nom d'Alain

 

Kamil Lis

04.12.1989, Sandomierz

Poland

Education:

The Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań

prof. Sławomir Kamiński

as. Jakub Pankowiak

Competitions:

Organ Competition “Hindemith – Karg-Elert – Reger”, Kraków 2013 – Second prize (ex aequo)

1st International J. Naujalis Organ Competition, Vilnius 2012 – First prize (ex aequo)

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in A minor No. 3

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

M. Reger – Fantasia and Fugue in D minor Op. 135b

Przemysław Łesak

09.03.1992, Wrocław

Poland

Education:

The Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań

prof. Sławomir Kamiński

Competitions:

5th Academic Organ Competition “Romuald Sroczyński in Memoriam”, Poznań 2016 – Third prize

3rd Jan Kucharski International Organ Competition, Łódź 2014 – Third prize (ex aequo)

4th Academic Organ Competition “Romuald Sroczyński in Memoriam”, Poznań 2014 – Distinction

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Allegro in D minor MWV W33

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

M. Reger – Introduction and Passacaglia in F minor Op. 63 Nos. 5/6

 

Krzysztof Musiał

05.07.1992, Brzesko

Poland

Education:

The Academy of Music in Kraków

prof. Andrzej Białko

Competitions:

3rd International Organ Competition “Baroque & Romanticism”, Katowice 2016 – Second prize

1st Organ and Chamber Music Competition “Artem Cameralem Promovere”, Mielec 2016 – First prize and further distinctions (in organ duo category)

4th Academic Organ Competition “Romuald Sroczyński in Memoriam”, Poznań 2014 – First prize

Organ Competition “Hindemith – Karg-Elert – Reger”, Kraków 2013 – Third prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Allegro in D minor MWV W33

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in A minor No. 3

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

Ch. M. Widor – Symphonie Romane, Op. 73: III. Cantilene, IV. Finale

 

Filip Presseisen

17.08.1985, Szczecin

Poland

Education:

The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw

prof. Andrzej Chorosiński

Hochschule für Musik Würzburg

prof. dr. h. c. Christoph Bossert

Competitions:

1st International Cinema Organ competition, Berlin 2015 - First prize

International Organ Competion ION, Nuremberg 2016 - special award for the best interpretation of organ musical pieces played on historical organs

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Allegro in D minor MWV W33

IInd stage

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in D minor Op. 11

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

M. Reger – Capriccio and Basso-Ostinato Op. 129 Nos. 5/6

M. Reger – Organ Sonata in D minor No.2, Op. 60

Michał Przygodzki

24.11.1990, Pińczów

Poland

Education:

The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw

prof. Józef Serafin

dr hab. Jarosław Wróblewski

Competitions:

I International Organ Competition “In the Circle of European Baroque Organs”, Katowice 2012 – Distinction

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

M. Reger – Chorale Fantasia on ‘Hallelujah! Gott zu loben bleibe meine Seelenfreud‘!‘ Op. 52. No. 3

 

Wiktoria Ryńska

21.04.1997, Białystok

Poland

Education:

The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw

dr hab. Jarosław Wróblewski

mgr Wojciech Bednarski

Competitions:

National CEA Auditions, 2016 – Third prize (organ class)

7th Young Organists Competition, Kraków 2014 –Third prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in D major BWV 532

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Fugue in A-flat minor WoO 8

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in A minor No. 3

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

L. Vierne – Suite II Op. 53 No. 3 ‘Hymne au Soleil’ and No. 5 ‘Clair de Lune’

 

Tomasz Soczek

22.02.1990, Łódź

Poland

Education:

The Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice

prof. Julian Gembalski

Competitions:

5th International Daniel Herz Organ Competition, Brixen 2016 – Third prize

2nd International Kurt Bossler Organ Competition, Freiburg 2016 – Third prize

18th Petr Eben International Organ Competition, Opava 2014 – Second prize

3rd Jan Kucharski International Organ Competition, Łódź 2014 – Second prize

3rd International Alexander Goedicke Organ Competition, Moscow 2013 – Second prize and special prize

1st International Organ Competition “In the Circle of European Baroque Organs”, Katowice 2012 – First prize

4th Academic Organ Competition “Romuald Sroczyński in Memoriam”, Poznań 2014 – Third prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Fugue in A-flat minor WoO 8

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

Ch. M. Widor – Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor Op. 42 No. 1: I. Allegro Vivace

W. Widłak – Sonata minore per organo, III. Toccata

 

Daniel Strządała

23.07.1995, Pszczyna

Polska

Wykształcenie

Akademia Muzyczna im. Karola Szymanowskiego w Katowicach

dr hab. Witold Zaborny

Konkursy

Międzyuczelniany Konkurs Improwizacji na Instrumentach Klawiszowych, Katowice 2017 - I nagroda

III Międzynarodowy Konkurs Organowy „Barok i romantyzm”, Katowice 2016 - I nagroda

XIX Międzynarodowy Konkurs Organowy im. Petra Ebena, Opawa 2016 - II nagroda w interpretacji i I nagroda w improwizacji

Program

I etap:

  • S. Bach – Preludium i Fuga D-dur BWV 532
  • F. Tunder – Fantazja chorałowa „Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott”
  • F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Allegro d-moll MWV W33

II etap:

  • J. Brahms – Fuga as-moll WoO 8
  • F. Nowowiejski – Preludium „Adoremus”
  • G. Ritter – Sonata e-moll op. 19

III etap:

  • C. Franck – Chorał h-moll nr 2
  • F. Nowowiejski – „Wizja”
  • M. Reger – II Sonata organowa d-moll op. 60, cz. 1 Improwizacja

Ch. M. Widor – VI Symfonia g-moll op. 42 nr 2, cz. 1 Allegro

 

Jakub Woszczalski

13.07.1995, Kraków

Poland

Education:

The Academy of Music in Kraków

prof. Andrzej Białko

Competitions:

1st Organ and Chamber Music Competition “Artem Cameralem Promovere”, Mielec 2016 – First prize and further distinctions (in organ duo category)

National Bach Organ Competition, Kraków 2015 – Distinction

6th Organ Competition, Krasnobród 2013 – First prize and special prize for the best interpretation of Johann Sebastian Bach music

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in D major BWV 532

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

J. Alain – ‘Choral Dorien’

M. Dupré – Prelude and Fugue in B major Op. 7, No. 1

Maciej Wota

05.12.1992, Jarosław

Poland

Education:

The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw

dr hab. Jarosław Malanowicz

Competitions:

5th Academic Organ Competition “Romuald Sroczyński in Memoriam”, Poznań 2016 – First prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Fugue in E minor MWV W24

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Fugue in A-flat minor WoO 8

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in E minor Op. 19

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in B minor No. 2

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

Ch. M. Widor – Organ Symphony No. 7 in A minor Op. 42 No. 3: II. Choral, VI. Finale

 

Łukasz Zarzycki

24.04.1990, Płońsk

Poland

Education:

The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw

dr hab. Piotr Wilczyński

Competitions:

6th Young Organists Competition, Białystok 2008 – First prize

Repertoire:

Ist stage:

J. S. Bach – Prelude and Fugue

in G major BWV 541

F. Tunder – Chorale fantasia ‘In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr’

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Allegro in D minor MWV W33

IInd stage:

J. Brahms – Chorale Prelude and Fugue on ‘O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid’ WoO 7

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Adoremus’ Prelude

A. G. Ritter – Sonata in D minor Op. 11

IIIrd stage:

C. Franck – Choral in E major No. 1

F. Nowowiejski – ‘Wizja’

M. Dupré – Entrée, Canzona et Sortie for organ Op. 62

M. Dupré – Variations on ‘Adeste Fideles’

 

Participants

Participants Qualified to The 6th International Feliks Nowowiejski Organ Competition

Ewelina Bachul

Michał Botor

Wojciech Buczyński

Jacobus Gladziwa

Jarosław Kocik

Michał Kocot

Sebastian Kuczyński

Kamil Lis

Przemysław Łesak

Krzysztof Musiał

Julianna Petzuch

Filip Presseisen

Michał Przygodzki

Wiktoria Ryńska

Tomasz Soczek

Daniel Strządała

Jakub Woszczalski

Maciej Wota

Łukasz Zarzycki

VI Międzynarodowy Konkurs Organowy im.  Feliksa Nowowiejskiego jest współorganizowany z Instytutem Muzyki i Tańca ze środków Ministerstwa Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego

Organizers & Partners

SPONSORS