Andrzej Pawel Kucharski


Lecturer for wind band conductingDepartment Brass, Wind & Percussion Studies
Andrzej Kucharski is a member of the Bläserphilharmonie Mozarteum Salzburg and the Sinfonietta da Camera Salzburg. His concert activities have taken him not only to Austria but also to France, Germany, Hungary, Poland and Switzerland. Since 2015 he has been employed by the Brass.Werkstatt Salzburg. Since 2019 he has been a lecturer in the university course in wind orchestra conducting at the Mozarteum University.
Andrzej Kucharski (*1985 in Kedzierzyn-Kozle) graduated from the State Music School in Opole in 2005 with an early musical education in piano and clarinet. In 2005 he began his clarinet studies at the Music Academy in Poznań, from 2006 he continued his studies at the Mozarteum University. There he completed his bachelor's degree in 2010 and the IGP master's degree in clarinet in 2013 with Albert Osterhammer. In 2011 he completed his bachelor's degree in concert performance and in 2017 his master's degree in clarinet, also with Albert Osterhammer. In 2015 he completed his master's degree in wind orchestra conducting with Albert Schwarzmann and Martin Fuchsberger.  From 2011 to 2015 he was a clarinet teacher in Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn and from 2012 to 2017 he taught clarinet and saxophone at the music school in Prien am Chiemsee. From 2012 to 2019 he was musical director of the Trachtenmusikkapelle Zell am Moos (Upper Austria), since 2013 he has been conductor of the Marktmusikkapelle Grödig and since 2016 he has also been the musical and artistic director of the Eisenbahner-Musikverein Salzburg.