BARBARA GORZYNSKA, Poland
Born on December the 4th 1953 in Poland.
She studied at the Academy of Music in Lodz, in the class of Zenon Ploszaj
and graduated with honours Master of Music
Her Stage debut at the age of 16 was with the Polish National Radio Orchestra Katowice (Mendelssohn Concerto). Later on she won the First Prize in the Wieniawski Competition in Lublin, the First Prize and the Henryk Szeryng Special Prize at the International Vaclav Huml Competition in Zagreb, the First Prize in the International Carl Flesch Competition London. Her
London Debut at the Royal Festival Hall with the London Philharmonic Orchestra was in 1981. since then she has
Solo appearances with Staatskapelle Dresden, London Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, London Mozart Players, BBC Scottish Symphony orchestra, BBC Welsh Symphony orchestra, the Symphony orchestras of: Halle, Manchester, Glasgow, Bournemouth, Berliner Symphoniker, Warsaw Philharmonic orchestra, Sinfonia Varsovia, Polish chamber orchestra, Berliner Staatskapelle, Orchestre de chambre de Lausanne, Bukarest Philharmonic orchestra, and others.
Since 2002 she teaches String Ensembles at the „Institute for European Studies" in Vienna and is Professor for violin at the Prayner Conservatory.
She is jury member in the International competitions of Markneukirchen , Zagreb (Vaclav Huml competition),and Istambul (Nuri Iyicil)