JULIA KOCIUBAN is considered as one of the leading polish pianists of
her generation. Her debut solo album “Schumann, Chopin, Bacewicz” was praised
by critics as one of the most interesting Polish piano debut of the past years.
This young artist has already been
invited to perform in renowned European concert halls including the
Herkulessall in Munich, the Konzerthaus of Vienna and of Berlin and the
Laeiszhalle in Hamburg. She has also performed in America and Asia and at the
most known international music festivals in the world including La Rouge
d’Antheron, La Folle Journee, Kissinger Sommer, The Young Euro Classic Piano
Festival, The Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival.
Kociuban performs solo recitals, in chamber music and as soloist with renowned
orchestras (including Wiener Symphoniker, ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra,
NDR Sinfonieorchester Hamburg). She has collaborated with such great conductors
as Howard Griffiths, Hans Graf, Nemme Järvi, Kristjan Järvi, Lahav Shani,
Heribert Beissel, Aziz Shokhakimov, Ken-David Masur, Jerzy Maksymiuk, Antoni
Wit, Marek Pijarowski among others.
recorded for many European radio and television stations and international
labels such as Sony Classical, Gramola and Polish DUX.
Kociuban graduated from the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw and
Universität Mozarteum in Salzburg where she studied with prof. Piotr Paleczny
and Prof. Pavel Gililov. In 2019 she received her doctoral degree in music. Alongside
her solo career Julia Kociuban teaches at the Bacewicz Academy of Music in Łódź
(Poland). She is also a founder and director of Bacewicz International Summer