Wanda Glowacka - winner of 1st prizes in the Concertino Prague International Competition and Danczowski Cello Competition.
Recipient of awards and honors, including: Fulbright Scholarship, Juilliard School Grants, Phyllis Curtin & Boston University Faculty Awards, the Hammer-Rostropovich Award, the Halsey Stevens Award and the University of Southern California Award for Musical Achievement.
Education: MMA Chopin Academy in Warsaw (Poland), Professional studies - Juilliard, Artist Diploma -BU, Doctoral Studies in Performance and Education -USC
Teacher since 1987 - Former faculty member of Fr. Chopin Academy of Music (Poland) as well as K. Szymanowski Special Music School in Warsaw (Poland).
Performing experience: Under PAGART management appeared as a soloist with orchestras and in recitals throughout Europe and South America.
In the United States she's performed at numerous concert series including Weill Recital Hall, Gardner Museum, Helen Osterlin, Harvard Club, Hoffstra Cultural Center, MAYO Performing Center, Ukrainian Institute, Merkin Hall and festivals including the Shandelee, Windham, Music Mountain, Great Music at Scarborough, Waterville Valley, San Marcos.
She has recorded for Czech, Polish, and French Radio and Television, as well as KUSC in Los Angeles.
Ms. Glowacka also premiered new music including the American premiere of Witold Lutoslawski’s “Grave” for Cello and Orchestra in Los Angeles in 1987, a world premiere of a duo for cello and voice by Virko Baley in New York, 2008. From 1996 − 2007 she performed in the yearly concerts of Twentieth Century Music and On in New York City including many premiers of works by Ronn Yedidia.