“Antonina Styczen proves a wonderful artist who meets every challenge the writing presents her…”—MusicWeb International
In 2019 alone, Antonina Styczen won First Prize and the special prize for the Best Performance of a New Work at the National Flute Association Young Artist Competition, Second Prize at The James Pappoutsakis Memorial Flute Competition, and Third Prize in the Mid-South Flute Society Young Artist Competition. Her debut album, with the Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, was nominated for the International Classical Music Award and the Prize of German Critics. She performs in classical, jazz, rock, and improvisatory idioms, and creates recital projects that include electronics, deejay, her own compositions, and works by female composers. A four-time recipient of the prize for extraordinary artistic achievements from the Polish Ministry of Culture & National Heritage, she studied at Warsaw’s Fryderyk Chopin University of Music, Madrid’s Reina Sofía College of Music, and the Boston Conservatory at Berklee.