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Piotr Gajewski is Music Director and Conductor of the National Philharmonic, in residence at the Music Center at Strathmore outside Washington, D.C., and is widely credited with building the Philharmonic into one of the Washington metropolitan area's most respected ensembles. He is also much in demand as a guest conductor, having conducted orchestras that include the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, the Buffalo Philharmonic, the Warsaw Philharmonic, and most of the other major orchestras in his native Poland.

Posted: Jun-3-2021
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Led by Conductor and Artistic Director Piotr Gajewski, the National Philharmonic debuted "America's Requiem: A Knee on the Neck"—a colossal and captivating meditation on George Floyd and the reckoning of a nation—flanked by a chorus of 135 singers and fronted by trio of powerhouse soloists.

Posted: Mar-27-2022
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Maestro Piotr Gajewski....admirably managed the onstage masses, attaining throughout the evening a well-balanced sound...Under Gajewski’s hands, the orchestra surged now and then from candlelit prayer to roaring pyre.

— The Washington Post
Posted: Mar-27-2022
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Posted: May-12-2020