Michał Francuz

Born on the 3rd June 1980 in Szczecin. When he was nine, he began to play piano in a first degree music school in Szczecin. In the years 1992-1998 he continued his musical development in a public Music High school in Szczecin in the Mikołaj Szczęsny’s class.

He studied (in professor Waldemar Andrzejewski’s class) and graduated from the Music Academy in Poznań, where he now works and takes active part in academic concerts. As a teacher in the Instrumental Faculty and in the Chair of Chamber Music, he cooperates with the students of the vocal faculty, bow music and instrumental faculty. 
For many years he has been taking part in concert activities as a solo and chamber orchestra musician promoting classical music both in Poland and abroad. 
Concert activities:
Second prize in a 3-stage International Chopin Competition in Racconigi in Italy (2003), second prize in Intercollegiate Competition Miłosz Magina in Łodz and Grand Prix for the best performance of F. Chopin’s mazurkas ( 2003 ), finalist of the Yamacha scholarship competition in Bydgoszcz (2004), three-time scholar of the Society of Friends of Szczecin, participant in the Master’s Piano Courses, where he worked under the supervision of professor Halina Czerny – Stefańska, professor Waldemar Wojtala, professor Wiktor Mierżanow, professor Kevin Kenner and professor Irma Hoffmeister. his piano recital inaugurated the International Chopin Competition in Antonin. Played numerous concerts in „Dworek Chopina” in Żelazowa Wola and in „Łazienki Królewskie” in Warsaw.
Performed recitals in many European cities: Berlin, Hamburg, Stuttgart (Germany), Zurich ( Switzerland), Madrid, Saragossa, Barcelona (Spain), Marvao, Lisbon (Portugal), Rome, Milan, Turin (Italy), Copenhagen (Denmark), Paris ( France ), Algier (Algier), Riyadh (Saudi Arabia).

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