Łukasz Kuropaczewski was born in Poland, in 1981. He started playing the guitar at the age of 10. Beginning in 1992, his musical education was conducted by Professor Piotr Zaleski from Poland. In 2003, Łukasz entered the prestigious Peabody Conservatory of Music of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, where he is still studying under the tutelage of the renowned world famous musician – Manuel Barrueco.
Mr. Kuropaczewski has toured extensively in Europe, the USA, Canada, South America and Japan. He has appeared in music centers in Poland, Czech Republic, Belarus, Germany, France, Spain, Hungary, the Canary Islands, Iceland, Greece, England, Japan, Panama, Canada and the USA.
He has performed as a soloist in such halls and festivals as: National Philharmony Hall, National Polish Radio Hall in Warsaw, Poland, Royal Festival Hall in London, England, the Cactus Pear Music Festival in San Antonio, Texas, the Manuel Barrueco Masterclass in Baltimore, Maryland, the Nurtingen Guitar Festival in Nurtingen, Germany, Gitarren Konzerte Ansbach in Ansbach, Germany, and the International Guitar Festival in Tychy, Poland - to name only a few.
As a chamber musician, he has performed with many Polish Orchestras, which include National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. He performed famous "Concierto de Aranjuez with this orchestra conducted by British conductor Mark Fitz-Gerald on a special "Last Night of the Proms" concert in Cracow, Poland. He has also performed Vivaldi Concerti and Boccherini Quintets with many string quartets. He has collaborated with musicians from Poland, Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra and San Antonio Symphony Orchestra. Lukasz also maintains an active duo partnership with a virtuoso flutist Anastasia Petanova and the Baltimore Symphony Assistant Concertmaster Igor Yuzefovich.
Mr. Kuropaczewski has recorded four CDs, "Łukasz Kuropaczewski - Recital", "Kuropaczewski plays Spanish Music", "Concierto de Aranjuez", and "Łukasz Kuropaczewski: Portrait".
As he plays a busy concert schedule, he is also an active teacher. He gives masterclasses worldwide and assists Barrueco at the Peabody Concervatory, where he teaches guitar lessons and the repertorie class. Łukasz Kuropaczewski plays Bogusław Teryks guitars.