We are very pleased to announce Cezary Karwowski, graduate student of Dr. Bradley Bolen at Baylor University, as Adam’s Music House 2022 Fellowship Winner!
Cezary Karwowski – born in 1998, Mr. Karwowski has started playing the piano at the age of 7. In 2017 he graduated with honors from the Grażyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music in Łódź in the piano class of Professor Robert Marat and the collaborative piano class of Professor Witold Holtz. Mr. Karwowski is currently a student of Dr. Bradley Bolen at Baylor University School of Music in Waco, Texas, where he is pursuing a Master’s degree in Piano Performance and he also works there as a Graduate Associate.
Mr. Karwowski has won a number of prizes at national and international piano competitions, including 1st prize in the National MTNA Competition (Young Artist – Piano Division) (2022), 1st prize in the Texas MTNA Competition (Young Artist – Piano Division) in Houston (2021), 1st prize in the Gloria Artis International Piano Competition in Vienna and special prizes (2019), 1st prize in the 3rd Siberian International Chopin Competition in Tomsk and special prizes (2016), an honorable mention in the 16th International Liszt Competition in Los Angeles (2021), 1st prizes in national piano competitions for young pianists in Konin, Rybnik, Lodz and Krakow (2016), honorable mentions in the 20th Kiejstut Bacewicz International Chamber Music Competition in Łódź (2019). Moreover, Mr. Karwowski has been recently named the winner of the Semper Pro Musica Solo Competition at Baylor (2022) and he will perform in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York in May 2022.
Dr. Bradly Bolen, Senior Lecturer at Baylor University, will give an encore master class at Adam’s Saturday May 14th from 2-4:30PM. We have greatly enjoyed his classes in the past and look forward to his return!
Dr. Anthony Tobin, Artistic Director at Adam’s Music house, will perform Sunday May 15th at 4PM. Free and open to the public! Program details TBA.
Adam’s Music House’ 2021 Fellowship recipient, Ellen Foreman, performed works by 20th Century Polish Composer Karol Szymanowski December 11, 2021 at the Draylen Mason Studio at KMFA. This stunning lecture recital will be broadcast at a later date.
Watch her audition and a short interview:
Check out our Facebook event page for upcoming events!
Diane Donnovan did a radio show on KMFA Austin with Dr. Tobin recently. They discussed Adam’s Music House and our summer activities including the Zoom concerts and blog posts. Listen here.
Want to know more about Adam’s Music House? Check out the interview we did with KMFA below.