About

The Society is governed by the Board of Directors. List of officers: Last elections were held on February 5, 2011

 

Dr. Wojciech Kocyan
Professor of Piano                                  
Acting President, Artistic Director of the Society, Artistic Director of American Paderewski Piano Competition – LA
Adam Wibrowski
Professor of Piano
Artistic Director, Artistic Adviser and European Coordinator of American Paderewski Piano Competition – LA
Dr. Janet Favreau  Professor of Piano Secretary
Diana Diskin, Ph.D. Treasurer
Dr. William Wellborn
Professor of Piano
Director
Michael  Pawlicki
Professor of Piano
Director
Marek Probosz
Actor/Writer Film Director
Director
Dr. Dmitry Rachmanov
Professor of Piano
Director
 John Perry Professor of Piano Director
Advvisory Board:  Andrzej Jasiński – Professor of Piano, Chairman of the Jury of the Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw, Poland Steven Niles – Professor of Music (Piano) at Los Angeles City College, Jan A.P. Kaczmarek – Composer, Oscar Winner Olgierd Łukaszewicz – Actor, President of the Polish Stage and Film Actors Guild Walter Arlen – , Composer, Music Critic Emeritus of the L.A. Times Henryk Martenka – Dir. of the Int’l Paderewski Piano Competition, Bydgoszcz, Poland Francoise Regnat – Professor Emeritus of Music (Piano), CSUN Dr. Charles Fierro – Professor Emeritus of Music (Piano), CSUN Christine Smith – Paderewski expert and memorabilia collector
The Honorary Member of the Paderewski Music Society Annette Strakacz-Appleton Mrs. Strakacz-Appleton is the daughter of Sylvin Strakacz – a long term and most trusted Ignacy Paderewski’s personal secretary
Paderewski Music Society By-Laws
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