Kazimierz Brzozowski

PIANO

After his concerto debut at the age of 14, Kazimierz Brzozowski frequently performed as a soloist with the Lublin Philharmonic Orchestra, in addition to giving a series of concerts in Hungary. As a student in Warsaw, he often appeared in recitals at the Academy of Music, Chopin Society, Warsaw Musical Society, National Philharmonic Hall, and at Zelazowa Wola – Chopin’s birthplace. He has made recordings for Polish Radio and Television and recorded compact discs with music by Bach, Mozart, Chopin, Szymanowski, Liszt, and Bartok. His recordings are also included in the popular CD sets “Living With the Classics.”

Mr. Brzozowski’s performance highlights include a New York City Carnegie Hall debut; performances in Warsaw with the Polish National Radio Orchestra, recorded live for Public Radio and Television; concerts at the Mozart Festival and the Chopin Festival in Warsaw; recitals for the Chopin Foundation in Florida; and concerts in Japan.

Kazimierz Brzozowski currently resides in Michigan, where he has frequently performed in recitals and as a soloist with symphony orchestras including the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. He performs in his native Poland as well, in recitals and as a soloist with Philharmonic orchestras.

He is a graduate of the Warsaw Chopin Academy of Music (M.M.) and the University of Michigan (DMA). He has received awards from the Chopin Music Academy in Warsaw, Ann Arbor Musical Society in Michigan, the University of Michigan, and the Kosciuszko Foundation in New York. He is a prize winner at the Polish National Piano Festival and Chopin Society Competition in Warsaw. In July 2016 at the 20th International Piano Festival in Nałęczów, he was decorated with the Medal of Merit for Polish Culture, awarded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland in recognition of his artistic and pedagogical achievements. At the same time, he received Appreciation Awards from the Mayor of the City of Nałęczów and from the Lublin Voivodeship Marshal for his cultural contribution to the city and the region. Mr. Brzozowski is a Steinway artist. 

Dr. Brzozowski is the founder and director of the International Music Festival, which is held annually in Naleczow, Poland. This event, now in its 20th year, attracts international high school and college students for intensive study and performances, both solo and with chamber orchestra. Faculty and guest artists come from Poland, the United States, Russia, and Japan.