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Magdalena Baczewska performing at the Guangzhou Opera House with the Macao Symphony under the baton of maestro Tan Dun



January 6 - solo recital, The Chopin Society of Texas, Harlingen, TX; info

January 8 - solo recital, The Chopin Society of Texas, Corpus Christi, TX; info

January 9 - jury of the 30th Annual International Chopin Piano Competition, Corpus Christi, TX

January 25 - [online] guest speaker in the Pilsudski Institute of America Webinar; info

April 8 - Unity for Ukraine; The Ukrainian Institute of America

April 12 - Vienna Academy of Music and Arts, special guest performance; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

May 2 - U.S. Premiere of Fantaisie: Hommage à Chopin for Clarinet, Piano and Orchestra by Charles Fox;

            Conservatoire Américain de Fontainebleau Centennial Gala; Orchestre de Chambre du Conservatoire
            Américain de Fontainebleau; Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center; info 

May 4 -  piano masterclass, The Hotchkiss School, CT

May 6 - United for Peace, concert in solidarity with Ukraine; St. Paul's Chapel at Columbia University

May 10 - Remote Masterclass using Yamaha Disklavier Technology, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley College
              of Fine Arts • School of Music

June 10 - New Topics in Music Humanities - lecture recital, Columbia University Alumni Reunion 2022,  by invitation


June 20 - July 29 - Columbia University Summer Session of Art and Music Humanities; Reid Hall, Paris, France 

July 4 - solo recital, Reid Hall, Columbia Global Centers; Paris, France 

October 20 - lecture, Music Educators Association of New Jersey


November 20 - lecture performance, tonebase live


December 3 - piano masterclass, Pompton Valley Music Teachers Association



March 3-5 - artist residency, Chopin Borderland Festival, El Paso, Texas

May 14 - Treetops Chamber Music Society concert with the Cassatt Quartet



January 21 - February 28 - [online] Enjoyment of Music Lecture Series, Chopin Society of Atlanta MORE INFO

January 21 - [online] Lecture: Debussy's Many Worlds of Sound; Music Educators Association of NJ MORE INFO                                

January 23 - [online] Guest artist, Baroque Festival: Music Teachers Association of California Orange County's Baroque                     Festival. MORE INFO

February 13 - [online] Pre-concert talk, Grand Piano Series. MORE INFO

March 3 - [online] Workshop: Bach's Two Part Inventions as the Method for Composition, Performance,                                          and Communication; Pompton Valley Music Teachers Association. MORE INFO

March 13 - [online] Bach masterclass, Music Teachers Association of California

March 19 - live recital and gala commemorating Chopin's birth anniversary, Consulate General of the Republic of                           Poland in New York City (invitation only)

March 20 - [online] Masterclass, Intercollegiate Chamber Music Festival. MORE INFO. 

                 This event is open to the public, and starts at 1 PM ET. Zoom link

April 10 - [online] Adjudication of the Joseph Israel Bookstaber Memorial Competition

May 1 - new album release: Mozart. See Discography.

May 22 - solo recital, Jamesport Meeting House

May 25 - China release of the remastered DVD album of Tan Dun's Martial Arts Cycle

May 25 - [online] Presentation for EPIC (Emeritus Professors in Columbia): The Piano Music of Margaret Bonds and                        Thomas 'Blind Tom' Wiggins

June 21-27 - [online]  Lectures and master classes, Chopin Academy of Atlanta 

July 17-  [online] Release of Robo Tribe remix on THE DJ'S DAUGHTER

September 5 - World premiere of Prelude and Fugue No. 4 by Gene Pritsker; Composers Concordance, DROM NYC

October 21 - Paderewski Tribute Gala, The Town Hall, New York City (more info)

November 10 - Composers Concordance Whole Lotta Whole Tone, New York City (more info)

November 27 - solo recital/The Hunger Coalition fundraiser, St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Sun Valley ID


November 30 - Piano master class and lecture "A Word on Ornamentation,", Manhattan School of Music, NYC

December 4 - [online] Adjudication of the Barum International Online Piano Competition


December 14 - Consulate General of the Republic of Poland: "Holidays with Chopin," New York NYC


January 11 - New Year gala concert, Yale Center Beijing, China 

January 12 - Talk: Innovation in Music Pedagogy,  Maitian Center Beijing, China 

January 24 - New album release: Music for Dreams ChillHop Remix, worldwide

January 25 - Album release party & performance for Music for Dreams ChillHop Remix, New York City

January 23 - April 30-  Weekly performance master class: Wednesdays at Columbia University. 

February 23 - Master Class, Intercollegiate Chamber Music Festival, Columbia University

March 1 - Master of Ceremony & Host, the finals of the National Chopin Piano Competition, Miami, FL

May 8 -  [online] New album release: Debussy on 5th Avenue 


May 12 - [online] Watch Party hosted by Grand Piano Series, in lieu of the live release event


May 15 - [online] Interview on Kreative by Konstantin. Watch here 

May 23 - 26 - [online]  Rocky Ridge Music Center Online Piano Seminar

                    Lecture: Bach's Two Part Inventions as the Method for Composition, Performance, and                                  Communication. 


May 23 - 26 - [online] Rocky Ridge Music Center Online Seminar: Piano Master Class 

June 28 - solo recital, Chopin au jardin, Paris, France - postponed due to COVID-19

July 1 -  solo recital, Reid Hall, Paris, France - postponed due to COVID-19


July 6 - August 14 - [online]  Masterpieces of Western Music, Columbia University

July 8 - [online] Bach Virtual Master Class, Grand Piano Series - WATCH HERE


July 12 - [online] Live from Music Mountain - WATCH HERE

July 20-24 - Tsingtao Music and Medicine Festival, Qingdao, China - postponed due to COVID-19

July 29 - [online] Virtual Master Class for ECHO Musicians Connect WATCH HERE

August 4 - [online] New release: single "What Matters" by Gene Pritsker LISTEN HERE

September 29 - [online] Piano Masterclass, and Lecture, The Piano League WATCH HERE

October 1 - December 10 [online] Enjoyment of Music 10-Lecture Series (Grand Piano Sries). MORE INFO

October 9 - [online] Digital release of the new EP, Hip-Hopsichord. LISTEN ON SPOTIFY

November 6 - Guest of honor , Opening Gala of the 22nd Chopin and Friends Festival Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in NYC. WATCH VIDEO.

November 19 - [online] "Art in the Times of Crisis:" A conversation with Kinan Azmeh, hosted by Magdalena Stern-Baczewska, the inaugural webinar of the Music Performance Program at Columbia University. MORE INFO

November 22 - December 20 - Enjoyment of Music 10-Lecture Series (Chopin Society Atlanta). MORE INFO

December 10 - Chopin Salon @ Home, Chopin Foundation of the United States. MORE INFO

December 12 - [online] Piano Masterclass, Manhattan School of Music Precollege Division. MORE INFO



January 9-10 - Yamaha Disklavier recording session - Debussy's Estampes, Images. Yamaha Piano Salon, NYC

January 17-18 - Piano Master Classes, RenYan Piano Academy, Beijing, China

January 19 - Lunar New Year's Concert, Columbia and Yale University Collaboration - China National Conservatory of Music, Beijing

January 20 - "How to Listen to Music" talk and performance at the Columbia Global Center Beijing, collaboration with Columbia Alumni Association

February, 21 - Twentieth anniversary celebration of the "Chopin at Mannes" Festival. Consulate General of the Republic of Poland, NYC (Invitation only)


February 27 - Solo recital, Italian Academy at Columbia University, NYC, free and open to the public

March 9 - piano master class, Denver CO

March 10 - solo recital, Denver CO

March 29-31 - Adjudication of the 66th Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Piano Competition, New York City

April 13 - Recital with violinist Muneko Otani, Jamesport NY

April 19-22- New album recording session, New York City

May 5 - Guest performance with the Cassatt String Quartet, Treetops Chamber Music Society, Fairfield County, CT

May 6 - solo recital, Polish Museum of America, Chicago, IL (invitation only)

May 25-29 - Lecture-recital and master classes, Rocky Ridge Music Center, Estes Park, CO

June 10-July 30 - Summer semester of Music and Art Humanities in Columbia Global Center at Reid Hall. Paris, France

June 30 - Koffie - concert, Kasteel Amerongen, The Netherlands

July 2 - solo recital, Reid Hall, Paris France

August 21 - Tan Dun's Martial Arts Trilogy, with Ryu Goto and Wei Yu, Tanglewood Music Festival 

September 29-30 - Artist in Residence, University of Nevada School of Music, Las Vegas, NV

- Lecture "Interpreting Bach’s Dance Music on the Keyboard"

- Piano and harpsichord recital, works by Bach, Couperin, Ravel, and Bach-Busoni


October 6 - Season inauguration, Treetops Festival with the Cassatt String Quartet 

October 12 - Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center: China Night, Philadelphia Orchestra, Tan Dun conducting

November 9 - Canadian premiere of Tan Dun's Banquet Concerto, Vancouver Symphony with Tan Dun conducting; Vancouver, BC, Canada 

November 20 - Italian Academy at Columbia University. Schumann and Brahms Piano Quintets with the Cassatt String Quartet.



January - May, 2018, Wednesdays at 4:15-5:30. MPP Master Class, 112 Dodge Hall, Columbia University - open to all

February 2, 2018 -  Lecture recital: Musical commemoration of I. J. Paderewski. The Kosciuszko Foundation, Washington, D.C.


February 11, 2018- panel speaker, Intercollegiate Chamber Music Festival. Columbia University, New York City.

March 3, 2018 - Piano Master Class, Naples FL

March 5, 2018 - Grand Piano Series, solo recital on the harpsichord and piano, Naples, FL

March 11, 2018 - Lecture and solo recital, Beijing Keystone Academy, China

March 12, 2018 - Columbia Alumni Gathering Night Talk, Columbia Global Center Beijing,  China

March 13-15, 2018 - piano master classes, RenYan Piano Academy, Beijing, China 

March 18, 2018 - Tan Dun's Piano Concerto The Banquet, China National Opera Orchestra, maestro Tan Dun conducting, The Forbidden City  Concert Hall, Beijing, China

March 21-22, 2018 - DVD recording, chamber music by Tan Dun, Shanghai, China

April 28, 2018 - solo recital, Jamesport Meeting House, Long Island, NY

May 13, 2018 - Solo recital, The Sanctuary Series: Solo recital. Westchester, NY

May 17, 2018 -  Music Educators Association Lecture: “Baroque Keyboard Music of Italy, France, Germany, and Spain: Stylistic Elements and Aspects of Interpretation. “

May 26-30 - Piano faculty, Rocky Ridge Music Center, Colorado 

June 15-July 30, 2018 - faculty, Masterpieces of Western Music, Columbia University Summer semester. Reid Hall, Columbia Global Center Paris


September 2018 through May 2019 - Wednesdays at 4:15-5:30. weekly MPP Master Class, 112 Dodge Hall, Columbia University - open to all

September 16 - Solo Recital. Rogers Memorial Library, Southampton, NY

¨September 27 - Private solo recital, New York City

October 6 - Solo Recital. Florida State Music Teachers Association Annual Conference, Miami, FL

October 7 - Piano Master Class. Florida State Music Teachers Association Annual Conference, Miami,  FL

October 28  - Adjudication of the Piano Concerto Competition, Manhattan School of Music Pre-College Division

November 6 - All-Bach performance, The Bach Store, New York City, Free


November 14 - Solo recital commemorating a centennial of Poland's independence, Houston,, TX (invitation only)


November 27 - All-Debussy Lecture-Recital, Columbia University Maison française, NYC (2:45 PM - limited seating)

December 4 - Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to the United National Holiday Concert at the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland (invitation only)


December 6 - Piano Master Class, New York University, NYC 

December 9 - Martial Arts Trilogy DVD Launch Concert, Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing China



Jury Member - International Texas Chopin Piano Competition Corpus Christi, Texas

14, solo recital, Corpus Christi, Texas

15,  solo recital, Harlingen, Texas

27, MPP Studio Class, Columbia University


2 Moderator @ ​the Roundtable Discussion with Jordi Savall: - La Serenissima: The Millenarian Venice

Musicians Against the Executive Order, Italian Academy at Columbia University

17 MPP Studio Class, Columbia University

26 Solo recitalChop​in in​ the City​ Festival​, Chicago​


5 Pre-Concert Lecturer - Columbia Classical Performers "Alt"-themed Collaborative Concert (CCPCC)

7 MPP Studio Class, Columbia University

13-16 Masterclasses - RenYan Music School, Beijing

17 Masterclass - Hong Kong Academy ​for​ Performing Arts (HKAPA) 

24 Concerts Spirituals with soprano Marti Newland - American Music Society Conference, McGill University


1 Beethoven's Concerto No. 5 "Emperor" - soloist with Maestro David Buosso leading the ​Empire Chamber Orchestra; Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church, NYC

17 MPP Studio Class, Columbia University



21 ​Solo Recital - Southampton, ​New York


26 - Solo recital - Accademia Europea Villa Bossi, Bodio Lomnago, Varese, Italy 

29- Solo recital - Columbia Global Centers |​ Paris @ Reid Hall. To RSVP, click here.


16-30 Masterclasses - International Keyboard Institute and Festival

19 Solo recital - International Keyboard Institute - Kaye Playhouse, Hunter College

25 - master classes, Montclair International Piano Festival


1-3 Ren Yan Piano Festival, Montclair State University 


8 - solo recital, Florida State Music Teachers Association, Coral Gables, Florida (postponed due to hurricane Irma)

9 - piano master class, Florida State Music Teachers Association, Coral Gables, Florida


20 - Memorial for Anne Gefell, Italian Academy at Columbia University, New York City

26 - Music of Tadeusz Kosciuszko - Kosciuszko: Bridge to Liberty, Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York City 


3 -  Master Class, Paso Robles, CA

4 - Solo Recital, Paderewski Fest, Paso Robles Inn Ballroom, Paso Robles, CA

8 - Pompton Valley Music Teachers Association (PVMTA) -  Lecture, Montville, NJ

"Teaching Bach to Young Pianists: Aspects of Articulation, Fingering and Ornamentation at the Service of Affect"

11 - Solo Recital, Chopin Society of Atlanta, GA, Johns Creek United Methodist Church

12 - Master Class, Chopin Society of Atlanta, GA



1-15 - Piano workshops with students of Jerome Rose (Mannes College The New School for Music)


9 - adjudication of the Manhattan School of Music Precollege Concerto Competition

14 - Holiday concert. Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to the United Nations.




17-18 “Goldberg Variations in Context” - Magdalena presents a sold-out lecture recital on Bach, an in-class lecture demonstration on Chopin and nationalism, and a performance of Schubert's four-hands Fantasie in f minor with Andrew Haringer at Quest University in British Columbia.

10 "Concert Spirituals as Art Songs" - recital and discussion with soprano Marti Newland: SAM Conference, Boston

21 University of Connecticut Duo Recital - Along with violinist Solomiya Ivakhiv, Magdalena gave a recital featuring Bartok's Romanian Dances, Beethoven's “Kreutzer” Sonata, and Franck’s Sonata in A major.



2 Solo Recital, Jamesport Meeting House - Riverhead, New York

10 Fundraising Concert - International Keyboard Institute and Festival

11-18 Jury member -  New York Piano Festival Competition: preliminary round



7-9 Tan Dun & the Macao Orchestra - Magdalena returns to Guangzhou and Shenzhen in the Martial Arts Trilogy, under the baton of Maestro Tan Dun.



3 Columbia Alumni Association Lecture - presented in conjunction with All Class Reunion (Dean’s Day) 2016

5 Opening Gala Performance - New York Piano Festival

21 Recording Session: Shanghai, China

30 Paris Recital - Columbia University Global Center | Paris @ Reid Hall welcomes Magdalena back for a solo recital with the “Columbia Sounds” series.

30 Peter Susser’s “Toys” - Magdalena gives the European premiere of “Toys” by her Columbia University colleague, Peter Susser.



1-14 Masterclasses in Italy - recently appointed Professor at Accademia Europea Villa Bossi, Magdalena will give piano and harpsichord master classes in Villa Bossi, Bodio Lomnago, Varese, Italy.

20 Solo Recital - International Keyboard Institute and Festival, New York City

18 - 31 Masterclasses - International Keyboard Institute and Festival, New York City



13 Masterclasses - Hofstra University

15-21 Gala Award Performance & Masterclasses - International Youth Culture Arts Festival, New York City



9 New Album Release - “Magdalena Baczewska plays Chopin & Szymanowski” with the Paraty Label

16 CD Release Party - the Kosciuszcko Foundation, New York City

27 “Music of Scarlatti” @ Virtual Senior Center - Video lecture via Selfhelp, Inc.

30 Studio Class - Columbia University



14 Solo Recital & Faculty Lectures - Chicago Area Music Teachers Association, PianoForte Foundation

15 Masterclass - Chicago New Music School

21 BlueSleep Music Video Reveal - ECW Conference, Orlando

25 Music Appreciation @ Virtual Senior Center  - Video lecture via Selfhelp, Inc.

28 Studio Class - Columbia University

29 Jury Member - Manhattan School of Music Pre-College Division Philharmonia Competition


1 Solo Recital & Masterclasses - Horton School of Music @ Charleston Southern University, South Carolina

16 Solo Recital - Italian Academy at Columbia University

18 Lecture @ Piano Teachers’ Congress Professional Workshop - Yamaha Artist Services, NYC

18 Studio Class - Columbia University

19 Solo Performance - in honor of The First Collegium of Eminent Scientists' Lecture with Nobel Prize Winner Roald Hoffman: the Kosciusczko Foundation


10 BlueSleep Music Salon

15-18 Chamber Music Performances With Tan Dun - Shanghai, China

13-14 Solo Recital & Jury Member - Fryderyk Chopin Society of Texas Chopin Piano Competition





11 Jury Member - Concerto Competition, Lucy Moses School, Kaufman Music Center

15-16 “Curious Case of the Sonata” with Dorian Baroque - concerts at St. Bartholomew’s Church & Bloomingdale School of Music, NYC

21 Jury Member - Diller-Quaile School of Music, NYC

28 BlueSleep Music Salon, NYC

31 Masterclasses - Students of the Pompton Valley Music Teachers Association



4 “Voice of Harlem” - special Gershwin performance accompanying photo exhibit of New York musicians & book release

5 Joint Recital - with Solomiya Ivakhiv at the Italian Academy at Columbia University

7 Jury Member - Lyra Competition, NYC

15-19 Jury Member - International Piano e-Competition Auditions, University of Minnesota


10 Solo Recital & Masterclasses - University of Connecticut

15 Childrens’ Concert @ Miller Theater, Columbia University - with members of the Columbia University Orchestra

22 “Concert Spirituals and the Black Soprano” - Magdalena joins Marti Newland and Whitney Slaten in recital at St. Paul's Chapel at Columbia University.

25 San Francisco Symphony Debut - Magdalena steps in last-minute for a sold-out performance of Tan Dun's Banquet Concerto at Davies Symphony Hall under the baton of Maestro Damian Ioro.


5-7 Masterclasses at Beijing Central Conservatory



7 Inaugural Concert Performance - New York Piano Festival 

Performance With Violinist Joshua Bell - At the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York, Mr. Bell played on a Stradivarius that used to belong to Polish-Jewish violinist Bronislaw Huberman, the founder of what is known today as the Israel Philharmonic.

20-29 Goldberg Variations European Tour - Magdalena gives enthusiastically-received performances in Italy (Santa Maria del Monte, Casa Museo Pogliaghi) and Paris, France (Columbia Global Centers | Reid Hall).


21 Double Performance of the Goldberg Variations in New York - J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations on the harpsichord and the piano in one evening at the International Keyboard Institute and Festival. The event is the first of its kind since 1977, when Rosalyn Tureck gave the legendary double performance of the Variations at Carnegie Hall. Webcast here.

25-27 Inner Mongolia appearances - A recital of Chopin and Szymanowski in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, as well as masterclasses as an adjudication member of the Inner Mongolia Youth Piano Competition.

28 - Aug 2 - Masterclasses & Webcast Hosting - International Keyboard Institute & Festival, NYC



7-9 Masterclasses & Solo Recital @ Merkin Hall - International Youth Culture Arts Festival

18-29 Recording session - works of Chopin & Szymanowski


9 BlueSleep Music Salon

26 “Spirituals as Art Song” - lecture with soprano Marti Newland @ Brooklyn College

30 Solo Recital - Consulate General of the Republic of Poland, NYC

31 Jury Member - Manhattan School of Music Pre-College Division Concerto Competition



8 Solo Recital - Union Arts Center, Sparkhill, New York

18 Sold-out Solo Recital: works by Bach, Cavazzoni, Clementi, Frescobaldi, Gabrieli, Scarlatti, and a world premiere by Jonathan Dawe at the Italian Academy at Columbia University.

20 Jury Member - Richard Goode masterclass audition @ Manhattan School of Music




2 Solo Recital - the Kosciuszko Foundation, NYC

16 Solo Recital - Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, NYC

11, 23 Solo Recitals - Westchester University & Holy Family University, Pennsylvania



5, 13 Solo Recitals in Connecticut & New Jersey - Sacred Heart University & Van Vleck House

26-27 Solo Recitals in NYC - The Church of the Epiphany & Broadway Presbyterian Church



16 BlueSleep Music Salon



6 Solo Performance  - Consulate General of the Republic of Poland, NYC

8 Solo Recital @ the DiMenna Center, NYC - New York International Piano Festival


13-27 Solo Recital & Masterclasses - International Keyboard Institute & Festival, NYC



21 Duo Recital - with Marina Fragoulis in Mannes Alumni Concert @ Mannes The New School for Music, NYC

24 Solo performance for the President of the Republic of Poland, Bronislaw Komorowski - The Consulate of the Republic of Poland, New York City

29 Remote Masterclass with Yamaha Disklavier - Hartt School of Music, University of Hartford

*Professor Baczewksa joins the faculty of Columbia University and is appointed Director of the Music Performance Program



4 Chamber Performance - with violinist Solomiya Ivakhiv & Oksana Krovytskaya @ The Ukrainian Institute, NYC

5 Solo Recital & Lecture - inaugural Leschetizky Association concert season @ Tenri Institute, NYC (hyperlink)

25 Tan Dun & the Shanghai Symphony - Magdalena performs as soloist with the Shanghai Symphony at the National Center for the Performing arts in Beijing, under Maestro Tan Dun (his Banquet Concerto and the Triple Resurrection)


3 Jury Member - Manhattan School of Music Concerto Competition



14 Duo Recital - “Sonatabend” with violinist Solomiya Ivakhiv