Classical Violin

Piotr Jasiurkowski


Starting in 1998, Piotr Jasiurkowski (born 1987) studied in Robert Szreder's Violin class at Conservatorium Maastricht. During his studies he had lessons with V. Repin, H. Krebbers, Y. Kless and A. Suwanai. In 2011 he graduated summa cum laude with a Master’s degree in Violin Performance. Shortly after the graduation he was appointed lecturer in Violin at Conservatorium Maastricht.

Piotr Jasiurkowski has won various prizes at international competitions. He has performed as a soloist with orchestras such as: Sinfonia Varsovia, Deutsches Symphonie- Orchester Berlin, Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra, Korean Chamber Ensemble and has given recitals and concerts in Europe (Netherlands – Concertgebouw), Asia (Korea - Great Concert Hall in Seoul Arts Center) and Africa (Egypt – Cairo Opera House).

In 2006 he received the Award of the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Poland for the most prominent young artists. In 2007 he was awarded the highly valued two-year Huygens Scholarship in the Netherlands, which was extended for another two years in 2009 because of his outstanding achievements. At Polonus 2015, Jasiurkowski was named Polish person of the year in the Netherlands in the culture category. Piotr Jasiurkowski plays a highly valuable violin, which is kindly loaned by the Dutch National Instrument Foundation (Nationaal Muziekinstrumenten Fonds). At Conservatorium Maastricht he teaches Classical Violin.