MA, Piano, Feliks Nowowiejski Academy of Music, Bydgoszcz
Elżbieta Bilicka was born in Słupsk (Poland). In 2011 she finished the music school in her hometown and passed her leaving examinations at the III Navy High School in Gdynia at the science class. In 2016 she got the Masters of Arts degree at the Feliks Nowowiejski Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz where she studied with Agata Nowakowska-Gumiela, Alberto Nosè and Katarzyna Popowa-Zydroń. From 2016 to 2018 she was a member of the class of Nelson Goerner at the Haute Ecole de Musique de Geneve in Switzerland.
Elżbieta has participated in many master classes, cooperating with such pianists and professors as Arie Vardi, Matti Raekallio, Maria Joao Pires, Andrzej Jasiński, Mikhail Voskresensky, Dina Yoffe, Bernd Goetzke, Dmitri Alexeev. She has taken part in various piano competitions winnig prizes and distinctions. The latest and most important of them are: the honorable mention, laureate title and special prizes for the best rendition of a W.A.Mozart concerto and I.J.Paderewski pieces at the X International Ignacy Jan Paderewski Piano Competition in Bydgoszcz (2016) and the 3rd prize at the Polish Chopin Piano NIFC Competition in Katowice (2016). In 2018 Elżbieta was awarded The Young Poland Scholarship of the Polish Minister of Culture.