ISB 2023 Convention Presenter — Szymon Marciniak

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Name: Szymon Marciniak
Presentation Date: Friday, June 9, 2023 5:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Stamps Auditorium
Presentation Title: Czech Dream: The Music of Frantisek Hertl
Presented / Performed Previous ISB Convention? Yes
Type of Presentation: Recital
Genre: Classical - with other collaborators, New Music, Other
Bio: Szymon Marciniak performs as a soloist and chamber musician around the world. He was a semi-finalist at the ARD Music Competition in Munich in 2009, won first prize at the International JM Sperger Competition (2004) and second prize at the International Bradetich Solo Competition (2017). His debut CD featuring the complete sonatas and miniatures by Adolf Mišek was released to critical praise in 2012. His 2016 DVD/CD “New Music for Double Bass” included premiere recordings of works for double bass and piano by Frank Proto, Richard Dubugnon, Shang Lu and Chiel Meijering, two of which are personally dedicated to Szymon. From 2007 to 2013 Szymon was principal bass of the Residentie Orkest in The Hague and he served as solo double bass with the Dortmund (Germany) Philharmonic for the 2017-2018 season. He has also performed with such renowned orchestras and ensembles as the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, BBC Orchestra of Wales, BBC Philharmonic Manchester, Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Ensemble Modern, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the New European Ensemble. Szymon Marciniak is active internationally as a teacher and is professor of double bass at the Hochschule für Musik in Saarbrücken, Germany.
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