dombrova piano duo


genre
classical, contemporary

country
dabrowa górnicza, poland

origin
dabrowa górnicza, poland

biography

Dombrova Piano Duo was created by two young, ambitious, loving music pianists from Dabrowa Gornicza, Poland. Lukasz Szubski and Krzysztof Wlodarczyk have been friends since they were 6. Both began their musical education at School of Music, where they met attending piano lessons with the same teacher - Malgorzata Adamczyk. The tutor awakened in them a passion for the instrument and classical music. In 2010 Lukasz and Krzysztof started studies at the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. The same year they decided to try to create a piano duo. During the next five years they used every opportunity to work with eminent pianists and pedagogues of Polish classical music scene. Luke Szubski collaborated with Professor Jozef Stompel, PhD Magdalena Lisak, PhD Piotr Salajczyk. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk collaborated with Professor Zbigniew Raubo as well PhD Piotr Banasik. Both musicians have performed numerous concerts in youth and community centres and during special events such as the sSAFka Student Art Festival in Katowice and a concert at the Palace of Culture in Dabrowa Gornicza. Currently Lukasz and Krzysztof work at the School of Music in Dabrowa Gornicza as piano teachers and accompanists. It is the same school where they started their musical education almost 20 years ago. Since 2011 they both have been working as pianists for the Silesian Philharmonic performing a wide repertoire of classical and popular music. In addition, each pianist has performed individually or with various ensembles at numerous events. Luke Szubski has been regularly performing at the Monopol hotel in Katowice since 2010. His extensive repertoire includes hundreds of pieces of film music, jazz, classical, as well as many of his own arrangements of pop and rock hits. For many years he has been playing in numbers of restaurant, hotels and special events, among others in showrooms of Toyota and Lexus in Warsaw, during a premieres of new cars models. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk has been regularly performing with a band since 2010 playing at numerous special events organised in hotels, restaurants, community centres. In 2013 he performed with the AUKSO Orchestra at the eighth International Gorczycki Festival and he participated in the recording of the "Othello" Symphony by Eliot Goldenthal. In 2015, both pianists began postgraduate studies in chamber music at the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. With great enthusiasm and passion for music they continue to develop their skills by studying under supervision of Professor Urszula Stanczyk.
the duo recently has won the "FIRST PRIZE on the International Music Competition 'London' Grand Prize Virtuoso 2016, the THIRD PRIZE on the 7th Concorso Internazionale Giovani Musicisti Premio "Antonio Salieri" and the "HONORABLE MENTION with good results on the 1. Rising Stars Grand Prix 2016 International Music Competition Berlin"
 
repertoire

four hands:
Claude Debussy - Petite Suite
George Gershwin - Three Preludes
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue for piano four-hands (arr. Henry Levine)
Edvard Grieg – Norwegian Dances, op. 35
Edvard Grieg – Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46
Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 for piano four hands (arr. F. Bendel)
Stanisław Moniuszko - Contredanses Ignacy Jan Paderewski – Tatra Album, op. 12
Astor Piazzolla – Libertango for piano four hands (arr. Kyoko Yamamoto)
Francis Poulenc - Sonata for piano four-hands
Franz Schubert - Fantasia f-minor for piano four hands, D. 940

two pianos:
Leonard Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story for two pianos
Astor Piazzolla – Adios Nonino
Astor Piazzolla - Libertango
Francis Poulenc - L’embarquement pour Cythere
Dmitri Shostakovich - Concertino for two pianos, op. 94

 



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visit the playlist of the dombrova duo in our official youtube channel 



visit the playlist  of the dombrova duo in our official youku channel


Dombrova Piano Duo was created by two young, ambitious, loving music pianists from Dabrowa Gornicza, Poland. Lukasz Szubski and Krzysztof Wlodarczyk have been friends since they were 6. Both began their musical education at School of Music, where they met attending piano lessons with the same teacher - Malgorzata Adamczyk. The tutor awakened in them a passion for the instrument and classical music. In 2010 Lukasz and Krzysztof started studies at the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. The same year they decided to try to create a piano duo. During the next five years they used every opportunity to work with eminent pianists and pedagogues of Polish classical music scene. Luke Szubski collaborated with Professor Jozef Stompel, PhD Magdalena Lisak, PhD Piotr Salajczyk. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk collaborated with Professor Zbigniew Raubo as well PhD Piotr Banasik. Both musicians have performed numerous concerts in youth and community centres and during special events such as the sSAFka Student Art Festival in Katowice and a concert at the Palace of Culture in Dabrowa Gornicza. Currently Lukasz and Krzysztof work at the School of Music in Dabrowa Gornicza as piano teachers and accompanists. It is the same school where they started their musical education almost 20 years ago. Since 2011 they both have been working as pianists for the Silesian Philharmonic performing a wide repertoire of classical and popular music. In addition, each pianist has performed individually or with various ensembles at numerous events. Luke Szubski has been regularly performing at the Monopol hotel in Katowice since 2010. His extensive repertoire includes hundreds of pieces of film music, jazz, classical, as well as many of his own arrangements of pop and rock hits. For many years he has been playing in numbers of restaurant, hotels and special events, among others in showrooms of Toyota and Lexus in Warsaw, during a premieres of new cars models. Krzysztof Wlodarczyk has been regularly performing with a band since 2010 playing at numerous special events organised in hotels, restaurants, community centres. In 2013 he performed with the AUKSO Orchestra at the eighth International Gorczycki Festival and he participated in the recording of the "Othello" Symphony by Eliot Goldenthal. In 2015, both pianists began postgraduate studies in chamber music at the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice. With great enthusiasm and passion for music they continue to develop their skills by studying under supervision of Professor Urszula Stanczyk.
the duo recently has won the "FIRST PRIZE on the International Music Competition 'London' Grand Prize Virtuoso 2016, the THIRD PRIZE on the 7th Concorso Internazionale Giovani Musicisti Premio "Antonio Salieri" and the "HONORABLE MENTION with good results on the 1. Rising Stars Grand Prix 2016 International Music Competition Berlin"
 
repertoire

four hands:
Claude Debussy - Petite Suite
George Gershwin - Three Preludes
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue for piano four-hands (arr. Henry Levine)
Edvard Grieg – Norwegian Dances, op. 35
Edvard Grieg – Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46
Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody no. 2 for piano four hands (arr. F. Bendel)
Stanisław Moniuszko - Contredanses Ignacy Jan Paderewski – Tatra Album, op. 12
Astor Piazzolla – Libertango for piano four hands (arr. Kyoko Yamamoto)
Francis Poulenc - Sonata for piano four-hands
Franz Schubert - Fantasia f-minor for piano four hands, D. 940

two pianos:
Leonard Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story for two pianos
Astor Piazzolla – Adios Nonino
Astor Piazzolla - Libertango
Francis Poulenc - L’embarquement pour Cythere
Dmitri Shostakovich - Concertino for two pianos, op. 94

 





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