Professor Violetta Bielecka, DMus Hab.

Pro­fes­sor of Music Arts, Depart­ment of Instru­men­tal and Edu­ca­tion­al Stud­ies in Białys­tok of the FCUM. She fin­ished pri­ma­ry and sec­ondary music school in Białys­tok (Pro­fes­sor Z. Frankiewicz’s piano class) and grad­u­at­ed with hon­ours from the Fry­deryk Chopin Acad­e­my of Music in War­saw (Pro­fes­sor Ryszard Zimak and Pro­fes­sor Józef Bok’s class­es).

She leads two choirs: “Schola Can­to­rum Bialosto­cien­sis”, the Music School Group’s girls’ choir, and “Can­ti­ca Can­ta­mus”, the Białys­tok Cham­ber Choir.

In 1999–2005 she was head of the Choir Con­duct­ing Unit at the Białys­tok Branch of the FCAM in War­saw (now the Depart­ment of Instru­men­tal and Edu­ca­tion­al Stud­ies in Białys­tok).

She ini­ti­at­ed and orga­nized three Young Choir­mas­ters Com­pe­ti­tions at the Białys­tok Branch of the FCAM. In 1995–1999 she was employed at the F. Nowowiejs­ki Acad­e­my of Music in Byd­goszcz. In 1995–1997 she was vocal con­sul­tant to the Oper­at­ic Choir at the Nation­al Opera The­atre in War­saw.

She teach­es a singing class at the I. J. Paderews­ki Music School Group in Białys­tok. She has been pres­i­dent of the Friends of Choral Music “Can­ti­ca Can­ta­mus” Soci­ety and organ­is­er of the Inter­na­tion­al Work­shops for Pol­ish and Pol­ish Emi­grant Youth since 1998. She has been artis­tic direc­tor of the Inter­na­tion­al Pod­las­ki Fes­ti­val “Łap­skie Te Deum” since 2000.

She sits on the juries of choir fes­ti­vals and com­pe­ti­tions in Poland and abroad.

Dur­ing the term of office of 2008–2012 she held the func­tion of Deputy Dean of the Depart­ment of Ped­a­gog­i­cal and Instru­men­tal Stud­ies in Białys­tok of the Fry­deryk Chopin Uni­ver­si­ty of Music.

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