Jakub Szafrański

He has graduated from the Grażyna Bacewicz Music School and the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, gaining the diplomas in trumpet performance, directing small ensembles and choral conducting. He is currently continuing his education as a student of Paweł Łukaszewski’s composition class at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music. He won First Award at the 57. Tadeusz Baird Competition for Young Composers (2016).

In 2012 he founded the Foyer Vocal Ensemble, serving as its music director and conductor. He also works as an assistant conductor of the Academic Choir of the Warsaw School of Economics.