Polish violinist Maria Włoszczowska performs as a soloist, chamber musician and guest concertmaster worldwide. She is recognised for her versatile musicianship, having won the First Prize and Audience Prize at the XXI Leipzig International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition in 2018, as well as numerous prizes at the XV International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition.
The 2020/21 season sees projects leading the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, violin concertos by Sibelius and Bruch, solo Bach recitals across the UK as well as performances at international chamber music festivals including Musikdorf Ernen in Switzerland, IMS Prussia Cove, Festival Resonances in Belgium, Lewes Chamber Music Festival, Budleigh Festival, The Enghien International Musical Encounters, New Paths Festival in Yorkshire.
Maria gave her debut recital at the Wigmore Hall with pianist Alasdair Beatson in 2016. She has appeared as soloist with international ensembles since, including the Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava, Concerto Budapest and several of Poland’s symphonic and chamber orchestras. She is a recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society Emily Anderson Prize.