2021: World Premiere of a new piece for soprano and large ensemble by Tomasz Skweres, commisioned by the most important polish ensemble for contemporary music – Contemporary Music Orchestra. Joanna Freszel – soprano, Szymon Bywalec - conductor
Concerto for cello and symphonic orchestra
1. and 3. march 2021
World premiere of the concerto for cello and orchestra on 1. and 4. march 2021 in Theater Regensburg.
Piotr Skweres – cello
Chin-Chao Lin – conductor
Philharmonic Orchestra Regensburg
Commision of Theater Regensburg
1. prize at Chalki International Composition Competition 2020
Festival Warsaw Autumn 2020
Orchestra Leopoldinum performes Concertino for string orchestra by Tomasz SKweres.
2. Prize by Zemlinsky Prize 2019
Tomasz Skweres wins the 2. prize of "Zemlinsky Prize", which is one of the most important international composition competitions
festival Warsaw Autumn 2019
Tomasz Skweres receives a commision from the festival Warsaw Autumn to write a pedagogical piece targeting children for soprano and cello with theatrical elements to be performed in the Warsaw Museum.
European Contemporary Composers Orchestra
Saxophone quartet "Penrose Square" by Tomasz Skweres was choosen in an international call for scores to be performed as a part of ECCO (European Contemporary Composers Orchestra) concert in KMH (The Royal College of Music in Stockholm) played by the Stockholm Saxophone Quartett. ECCO concert is an event which promotes European contemporary classical music all over Europe- always presenting a fine selection of the latest European musical creation.
Tomasz Skweres as a solist with the Contemporary Music Orchestra
Tomasz Skweres playes the world premiere of cello concerto by Mateusz Ryczek "Zjawy" with the Contemporary Music Orchestra (Orkiestra Muzyki Nowej) - the most important polish ensemble for contemporary music- under the baton of Maestro Szymon Bywalec in NOSPR in Katowice in Poland
Niederbayarische Philharmonie Passau
Tomasz Skweres receives a commision from Landestheater Niederbayern for a new piece for symphonic orchestra for Niederbayerische Philharmonie Passau, Germany (Philharmonic Orchestra of Lower Bavaria).
Allan Bergius- conductor
composer portrait of Tomasz Skweres
11. + 12. + 13. + 25. January 2019
Ensemble ÖENM Salzburg (Austrian Ensemble for New Music) performs composer portrait concert of Tomasz Skweres with his works for chamber music and solo instruments and works by composers who influenced his musik in Künstlerhaus in Salzburg and Alte Schmiede in Vienna
Tomasz Skweres conducts his piece "Critical Mass" played by Tonkünstler Orchestra (Austria)
Tomasz Skweres has been chosen as one of the five participants of the workshop "Ink still wet" for composers with RYAN WIGGLESWORTH. During this workshop young composers have the possibility to work with the Tonkünstler Orchestra and conduct own works.
LEO Festival in Wrocław in Polen
Commision and world premiere of "concertino for string orchestra" by Tomasz Skweres at Leo Festival 2018 in the Main Hall of the National Forum of Music in Wroclaw, Poland.
Orchestra Leopoldinum, Ernst kovacic - conductor
Festival Musica Polonica Nova
National Forum of Music (NFM) in Wroclaw, Poland, Red Hall - World premiere of "Desiderium" by Tomasz Skweres during the performance of 4 short chamber operas written by Joanna Woźny, Katarzyna Dziewiątkowska Tomasz Skweres and Mateusz Ryczek, based on fables by Erna Rosenstein.
Tomasz Skweres is the winner of TONALi 2017 composer competition.
The winner piece of TONALi composer competition 2017 "Impact" for violin solo will be published by Sikorski Musikverlag and played 12 times as the compulsory piece of the TONALi 2017 violin competition. "Impact" will be premiered on 3.7.2017 in the Kulturkirche (culture church) in Hamburg and performed on 8.7.2017 in the Elbphilharmony Hamburg.
Tomasz Skweres receives the spezial prize at the International composition competition Citta' di Udine 2016 (from 352 applications) for his piece 1. string quartet
Selected from 352 scores Tomasz Skweres recieves the Special Prize Piero Pezzé for the “Compositions for chamber instrumental group or solo instrument” section (500 euros, public performance during the festival Contemporanea 2016 and realization a CD)
orchestral work commissioned by Wiener Konzerthaus
Tomasz Skweres recieves a commision for a piece for symhonic orchestra from Wiener Konzerthaus and Radio Symphony Orchestra to be premiered on 12.5.2016 in Wiener Konzerthaus. (photo by Clemens Pfeiffer)
new piece for orchestra and soprano commissioned by Stadttheater Regensburg
Tomasz Skweres recieves commision for a piece for symphonic orchestra and mezzo soprano from Theater Regensburg/Philharmonic Orchestra Regensburg to by premiered in April 2016 in Theater Regensburg. (photo by Andreas Praefcke)
ISCM World Music Days 2016 in Tongyeong in South Korea
29.3 - 3.4.2016
"sakubel osil" by Tomasz Skweres is selected in an international call for scores to by performed during the ISCM World Music Days 2016 in Tongyeong in South Korea
Tomasz Skweres is with his piece "Hesitation" for cello and piano one of the winners of the call for scores of the Association for the Promotion of New Music in New York