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Bettina Tatiana Skrzypczak, composer, professor of composition and music theory. Registered professor Lucerne University Applied Science & Arts, Lucerne, Switzerland, 2002. Recipient Kunstpreis der Gemeinde Riehen, City of Riehen, Switzerland, 2004, Cultural Promotion prize, Basel, 1996; Composition grant, Canton, City Lucerne, 2001, 2008.

Background

Skrzypczak, Bettina Tatiana Daughter of Boleslaw Skrzypczak and Barbara Skorupka.

Education

Master of Arts in music theory, Music Academy, Poznan,Poland, 1985. Master of Arts in Composition, Music Academy, Poznan,Poland, 1988. Doctor, Music Academy, Cracow, 1999.

Postgrad in Electronic Music, Music Academy, Basel, Switzerland, 1992. Postgrad in Musicology, University Fribourg, Switzerland, 1996.

Career

Lecturer, professor composition, music theory, music history & aesthetics Lucerne University Applied Science & Arts, since 1995. Composer Ricordi Music Public, Munich, since 1995. Artistic director Ensemble Boswil, Switzerland, since 2005.

Member jury Aargauer Kuratorium, Aarau, Switzerland, 2001, Aarau, 04, Nico Kaufmann Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland, 2003, Concours International Composition de Musique Sacrée, Fribourg, Switzerland, 2008, Swiss Youth's Music Competition, St. Gallen, 2008. Director Young Composers' Project, Boswil, Switzerland, 2010.

Achievements

  • Registered professor Lucerne University Applied Science & Arts, Lucerne, Switzerland, 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer: (composition (chamber) Illuminations, (composition for orchestra) Sn 1993 J, Verba (Young Composers' Competition, Zagreb (Croatia), 1989), Variabile (International Competition for women composers, Mannheim (Germany), 1994), (composition) Percussion Trio (Tadeusz Baird Competition, Warsaw (Poland), 1990), (composition for ensemble) anomalia Lunae media, (composition for orchestra) Initial, (composition) 2nd String Quartet (Tribune internationale des compositeurs, Paris, 1992), (composition for ensemble) Four Figures, Miroirs, (composition (chamber) Toccata sospesa, (composition) Piano Concerto, Oboe Concerto.

Membership

Member board trustees Artists' House Boswil, Switzerland, 1996. Member of International Society Contemporary Music, Swiss Section, Polish Association Composers, Swiss Association Composers, Chopin Society Basel.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, drawing.

Connections

father:
Boleslaw Skrzypczak

mother:
Barbara Skorupka