About Jurek Dybał
Jurek Dybał is the General Director and Chief Conductor of The Orchestra of the Royal Capital City of Krakow Sinfonietta Cracovia, an acclaimed conductor and a musician of the famous Vienna Philharmonic. His charismatic personality has been valued by the audience of many European music venues, in which he has made an appearances with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo, L’Orchestra del Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova, Wiener KammerOrchester, Wiener Concert-Verein, Concerto Köln, Bayerische Kammerphilharmonie, Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra, Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Brno Philharmonic Orchestra, Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Polish Radio Orchestra, Silesian Chamber Orchestra, Wrocław’s Leopoldinum and National Forum of Music Symphony Orchestra as well as Philharmonic Orchestras in Poznań, Krakow, Łódź and Gdańsk. Future guest conducting highlights include Beethoven Orchester Bonn, Tonkünstler- Orchester Niederösterreich and Radio Symphonie Orchester Wien. As a conductor he collaborated with such eminent soloists as Gidon Kremer, Martin Grubinger, Katia and Marielle Labèque, Xavier de Maistre, Lawrence Power, Erwin Schrott, Tomasz Konieczny, and singers of the Vienna State Opera among others. Jurek Dybał is a founder and a director of the Krzysztof Penderecki International MusicFestival – Level 320 held in the historical hall of Guido mine in Zabrze. The artist premiered there a number of Pendereckis works. His recordings can be found on the albums by Sony Classical and Warner Classics among others. The artist is a a recipient of International Classical Music Award, Gramofon award (Hungary), Pizzicato’s Supersonic award and Joker of Crescendo magazine, two Fryderyk awards granted by the Polish Phonographic Academy, as well as Golden Mask award and Jan Kiepura’s Opera Award in The Best Conductor category for musical direction of enthusiastically received stage adaptation of Ubu Rex, an opera written by Krzysztof Penderecki. Dybal’s operatic activities include productions from baroque master works of Telemann and Gluck through Kinderring – Wagner adaptation (production of the Vienna State Opera) to modern rarities of Grigorij Fried and Michael Nyman.