Michal Wieczorek

Master of Arts - Major Cello (Tertiary Diploma), Academy of Music (Katowice, Poland).

Principal cello of the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra
Principal cello of the Western Sydney Symphony Orchestra

A winer of many competitions in Poland and Czechoslovakia, Michal gained his Master of Arts degree in cello performance in Poland. Studied Master Classes with Kurt Lewin (Lancut , Poland), Uzi Wiesel (Bayreuth, Germany) and Catherine Hewgill (Sydney, Australia).

Teacher of cello, Michal has extensive experience in teaching and performing. As a cello teacher, he has taught cello in many schools both in Poland and in Australia. As a performer, Michal has host principal cello positions in many orchestras including Polish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Opera House Orchestra, Willoughby Symphony Orchestra, Gosford City Orchestra, Newcastle University Choir Orchestra, Central Coast Conservatorium Orchestra, Australian National Opera to name a few.