Poland, Kraków Lesser Poland
Andrzej Ojczenasz: born 1992 in Krakow, Poland. Student of Composition and Artistic Education regarding Art of Music the Krzysztof Penderecki Academy of Music in Krakow, Poland.
In 2019, he received an honorable mention at the 2nd Krzysztof Penderecki International Competition for Young Composers, he won first place in the 5th Krzysztof Penderecki Composition Competition organized as part of the 9. NDI Sopot Classic 2019 festival. Received an artistic scholarship under the COMPOSER.PL project organized by Agata Zubel and Michał Moc for artistic residency at West Fyords of Iceland .
In December 2019 he received honorable distinction at 2019 15th SUN RIVER PRIZE Students’ New Music Composition Competition CHENGDU-CHINA.
In June 2020 he received scholarship for taking masterclasses in Lugano in Switzerland during Ticino Musica Festival, sponsored by Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne from Switzerland.
In March 2021 he was selected for 3rd European Market for Film Composition organized by Festival International du Film d'Aubagne, Association Alcimé in Aubagne, France.
In May he received 2nd Award in the 6th Krzysztof Penderecki Composition Competition organized as part of the 11. Sopot Classic 2021 festival.
His works were premiered or performed, among others by the Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra in Sopot, Poland, Quatuor Diotima in Paris, France and Šv. Kristoforo Kamerinis Orkestras in Vilnus, Latvia.
He improved his skills at master classes with of Lina Tonia, Tomasz Skweres, Francesca Verunelli, Oscar Bianchi, Tristan Murail, Jan A.P. Kaczmarek, Adam Sztaba, Tim Simonec, Bruce Broughton and many others.