Duszyński, Jan

He graduated with distinction from the class of Stanisław Moryto at the Department of Composition, Conducting and Music Theory of the F. Chopin Music Academy in Warsaw (2003) and with the highest grade from the class of Christopher Rouse at New York's Juilliard School of Music. He has held scholarships from the Kościuszko Foundation (2003) and the Witold Lutosławski scholarship. He composes autonomous music as well as music for theatre and films.

Selected works: Distant Place, songs for tenor solo and string quartet (2003), Al niente for chamber ensemble (2003), Frequency for three violas (2004), Piano Music for piano and orchestra (2004), String Quintet (2004), Wake Up for two string quartets, winds and percussion (2005), My Beautiful Dream for soprano and chamber ensemble (2005), Climbing Me for orchestra (2006), Be Me for chamber ensemble and five dancers (2006), Stop for orchestra (2006), It's All to See What's ere for chamber ensemble (2007), Rondo for piano, percussion and strings (2008), String Quartet no. 2 (2008), Climbing for orchestra (2012), With My Son for a cappella choir (2012), String Quintet no. 2 (2013), Loophole for solo violin and orchestra (2014), Hiob, opera for soloists, mixed choir, children's choir and orchestra (2014), Sfex for accordion and cello (2015), House of Creative Work for English horn and string quintet (2017), Symphony no. 1 (2017), Green Grass, yeah! for four double basses (2017); music for several dozen theatre and lm productions.