Lindemann Young Artist Development Program
Polish tenor Maciej Kwaśnikowski was recently a member of the Paris Opéra Academy and also participated in the opera academy at the Polish National Opera. During the 2018–19 season, he appeared at the Paris Opera as Alfred in Die Fledermaus. Previous performances include Franz Schubert’s Mass in E-flat major with the Vienna Philharmonic, Handel’s Messiah with the Castilla y León Symphonic Orchestra and Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa, Florville in Rossini’s Il Signor Bruschino with the Orchestre National d'Île de France, and his debut at Paris’s Opéra Bastille as the Young Gentleman in Philippe Boesmans’s Reigen. He won first prize and the Alida Vane Special Prize at the Alida Vane Award Voice Competition in Latvia and first prize for opera in the Marseille International Singing Competition. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the Poznań University of Technology.