(born 1953, in Krakow).
Studied organ (with L.Werner), theory of music and composition (with
B.Schaeffer) and electronic music (with J.Patkowski) at the Krakow
Academy of Music. Since 2000 the director of the Electro–acoustic
Music Studio at the Academy of Music in Kraków and since 2012 the
director of Audiosphere Lab at the Intermedia Department at the Fine
Arts Academy in Krakow.
Founder and co-founder of many groups and societies:
Muzyka Centrum Art Society
Choloniewski writes instrumental, electroacoustic, music for
theater, film and radio, author of sound and video installations,
audio–visual, outdoor and net projects. A world renown lecturer,
composer, sound artist and live art performer. He has been giving
concerts, workshops and lectures in Europe, North and South America
as well as Asia.
Author, founder, artistic director, coordinator and cooperator of
many international projects:
"audio art" series (1987)
Audio Art Festival (1993–)
International Workshops for New Music Cracow / Stuttgart (1993–)
Internationale Akademie für Neue Komposition und Audio Art in Tirol
Silent Films with Music Live (1994–)
Global Mix (1998-), Art Boat (2000–)
Ensemble Spiel (2003)
Bridges and European Modern Orchestra (2003)
Polish Society for Electroacoustic Music (2005–)
Polish Sound Art in China, Chinese Sound Art in Poland (2006–2011)
European Course for Musical Composition and Technologies (2006–2008)
Festival for Polish Culture in Luxembourg (2008–2010)
dizzy kinetics concert tours in South America (2007–)
He received Honorable Award of the Polish Composers Union, Award of
the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, as well as the
Independent Project grant of the CEC ArtsLink in New York.
Since 2008 he is the Secretary, and since 2011 the President of the
International Confederation of Electroacoustic Music (ICEM/CIME).