Olivier Stankiewicz / oboe
Appointed principal of the London Symphony Orchestra in 2015, Olivier Stankiewicz joined the RCM Woodwind Faculty at the same time. Over the last year Olivier has given recitals at Wigmore Hall, Snape Maltings and the Louvre collaborating with Alasdair Beatson, the Doric and Castalian String Quartets. He performed Benjamin Attahir’s Concerto Nur with the Orchestre de Lille and took part in the Aix-en-Provence Easter Festival with Renaud Capuçon.
Awards include 1st Prize at the Young Concert Artists international auditions in Leipzig and New York, and at the International Oboe Competition in Japan. He was selected by Young Classical Artists Trust in London in 2016. He was principal oboe of the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse between 2011-2015.
In 2013 he was named “classical revelation” by the French association ADAMI. He was a founder member of the WARN!NG Collective in 2011, a group that frequently commissionned new works, experimenting with sound painting, improvisation and innovative performance experiences. Their work has included concert-installations at the Gaîté Lyrique, Printemps des Arts of Monaco, and several broadcasts on France Musique. He is currently a member of Berlin Counterpoint.
Music & videos
The Phillips Collection LSO Coffee Session
Olivier Stankiewicz (oboe)
Alasdair Beatson (piano)