Michał Buczkowski is a laureate of prestigious scholarships from the Belgian Government and Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage. This talented violinist performed as a soloist in many European countries and also on Australian stages. Michał Buczkowski studied violin at the Stanisław Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdansk under prof. Mirosława Pawlak, and graduated in 2005. He continued his musical education at the Maastricht Academy of Music under prof. Robert Szreder. In 2007, as a scholar of the SocratesErasmus program he studied violin in prof. Kati Sebestyen’s class at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels.
In June 2011, he graduated with honors from the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels in prof. Zygmunt Marek Kowalski’s master class.
He performed at the famous Queen Elisabeth Hall in Brussels, also in Canberra playing for a Head of the Australian Parliament and in South Africa. He recorded many auditions for radio and television in Australia, the Netherlands, and Poland. In 2013 he made his debut as a concertmaster of the Belgian Symphonia Assai orchestra, he also performs with top Belgian chamber orchestras, the Brussels Chamber Orchestra, and the BruSolistes. He also participated in violin masterclasses in Australia, Poland, and Switzerland, working with worldwide famous musicians. Cooperation with the legendary violinist, Wanda Wiłkomirska, was of particular importance to him. He also worked with Frank-Peter Zimmermann, Michał Grabarczyk and Krzysztof Węgrzyn.
Michał Buczkowski leads a violin class at The British School in the Netherlands in the Hague. In 2017 he released a debut CD album “Opus 1”.