Agata Igras is a versatile flautist with over 20 years of musical career and performances in almost 40 countries on 4 continents as a soloist, chamber musician and orchestra member.
Doctor of Musical Arts teaches flute and chamber music at the Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, regularly invited to lead masterclasses and lectures for flautists and composers in e.g. Georgia, Turkey, Romania, Armenia, Latvia and of course Poland.
Chopin Academy od Music in Warsaw, prof. E. Dastych-Szwarc flute class
Royal Conservatory in the Hague, prof. R. de Reede and T.Roorda flute class
-Gruppo di Tempera
-Cooperation with flautists: Julius Baker, William Bennett, Robert Aitken, Jean-Claude Gerard, Emmanuel Pahud, Carlos Bruneel, Patricia Morris, Robert Dick i Patrick Gallois
-Collaboration with the conductors: Lord Yehudi Menuhin, Krzysztof Penderecki, Emmanuel Krivine, Gerd Albrecht, Rafael Payare, Sascha Goetzel, Mstislav Rostropovich.
-Collaboration with the soloist: Piotr Anderszewski, Martha Argherich, Ian Hobson, Sharon Kahm, Shlomo Mintz, Maxim Vengerov, Boris Pergamenschikow, Yuri Bashmet, Wolfgang Schulz, Jean Pierre Rampal, Albrecht Mayer, Paul Meyer, Maurice Andre, Alfred Brendel, Byron Janis, José Cura, Placido Domingo, Alexander Lonquich.
prizes and awards:
Laureate of many solo and chamber music competitions
Long-term scholarship holder of the Minister of Culture and Art.
4 solo CDs, several with chamber music and almost 50 as an orchestra member