Title: Associate Professor of Violin
Office: University Hall
Piotr Milewski is laureate of prestigious international violin competitions including Silver Medal in the Paganini International Competition in Italy, Silver Medal in the Wieniawski International Competition in Poland and Silver Medal in the Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition of Belgium (where he was also awarded the Audience Prize as favorite performer).
Milewski has performed as a soloist and received international acclaim throughout Europe, America and Asia including Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Holland, Korea, Poland, Portugal, Taiwan, former USSR, and United States. He has performed and served on faculty at various festivals including St. Moritz Festival (Switzerland), Madeira Festival (Portugal), Music & Amitie Festival (Switzerland), Aspen Music Festival (USA), Aria International Summer Academy (USA), Pacific Festival of California (USA), Yong Pyong Music Festival (Korea) and the Great Wall Academy (China).
Milewski assisted Dorothy DeLay at The Juilliard School from 1988 to 1997. He started violin studies with Florian Ryll and continued with Stefan Betz at Kurpinski Music School in Poznan. Subsequently he studied with Jadwiga Kaliszewska at the Poznan Academy of Music, Josef Gingold at Indiana University and Dorothy DeLay and Hyo Kang at The Juilliard School.