Aleksandra Świgut

chamber music

She has won many prizes in piano competitions, including second prize at the 1st International Chopin Competition on Period Instruments in Warsaw (2018).
She has appeared at festivals in Nohant, Paris and Duszniki-Zdrój, as well as the Beethoven Easter Festival and ‘Chopin and his Europe’.
She has worked with such outstanding musicians and teachers as Robert Levin, Malcolm Bilson, Arie Vardi, Anna Malikova, Alexei Lubimov, Piet Kuijken, Andreas Staier, Ives Henry, Krzysztof Jabłoński and Mariola Cieniawa. As a soloist, she has performed with the Aukso Orchestra, Polish philharmonic orchestras: of Łódź, Lublin, Zielona Góra and Podlasie, the Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra and Netherlands Symphony Orchestra. 
Together with cellist Marcin Zdunik, she has recorded a disc of works by Robert Schumann, released by the Fryderyk Chopin Institute in the ‘Debuts: Young Talents’ series (2014). She also performs in duo with her sister, violinist Agnieszka Świgut. 
She is a former grant-holder of the Polish National Children’s Fund (2003–2010), which currently supports her pedagogic work. She has received multiple grants from the Polish Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the Franciszek Wybrańczyk Foundation and the German Jutting Foundation.