BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Slawomir Dobrzański, an associate professor of music at Kansas
State University, will be a featured guest artist Oct. 24 at Illinois Wesleyan University’s
School of Music. Dobrzański, a renowned pianist, will hold a master class at 10 a.m.
and a recital at 5 p.m. Both of these events will take place in Westbrook Auditorium,
and are free and open to the public.
Dobrzański has performed as a soloist throughout Europe, North America, South America,
and Asia. He received his training at the Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw, Poland,
and earned a Doctorate in Musical Arts from the University of Connecticut. He is also
the founder and former artistic director of the Chopin Society of Connecticut, one
of only two societies in the United States recognized by the Chopin Society federation.
The group promotes music appreciation by supporting and sponsoring classical music
concerts in their community.