PROF. JANUSZ PRZYBYLSKI (POLAND) He graduated from the State Higher School of Music in Lodz, graduating from two faculties at this university: instrumentalist (Professor Zbigniew Frieman’s viola class) and the faculty of theory, composition and conducting (Professor Tomasz Kiesewetter’s class, graduating with honors). In 1972, he received a scholarship from the Italian Government and studied in Italy under conductor Franco Ferrara. In 1975-76, he took aspirant studies at the Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Leningrad Conservatory in the class of Professor Arvid Jansons. Since 1976, after returning to Poland, he taught as a contract docent at the State Higher School of Music in Gdansk From 1991 to 2007, he was an associate professor at the Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdansk, where he established a class of symphonic and opera conducting at the Department of Theory, Composition and Conducting.He also founded and directed the Postgraduate Studies for Brass Band Conductors. In 1992, he completes the Postgraduate Studies for Management Education at the University of Gdansk. In October 2010, he receives the nomination of Professor of Musical Arts from the President of the Republic of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski. Since October 2013, he has been working with the Faculty of Vocal and Acting Studies at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw.