Daniel Egielman was born on 31st of December 1994 in Gdańsk, Poland.

He started playing at the age of seven in the Primary and Secondary Music School „Feliks Nowowiejski” in Gdańsk, which he graduated with honours in 2013.

Currently he studies at the University MOZARTEUM in Salzburg, Austria in the class of prof. Marco Tamayo.

He is the laureate of more than 20 international guitar competitions. His most important achievements are:

2016 - 1ST PRIZE at 2nd International Guitar Competition “Premio Casino di Sanremo” in Sanremo, IT

2016 - 2ND PRIZE AND THE AUDIENCE PRIZE at 16th International Guitar Competition “Silesian Guitar Autumn” in Tychy, PL

2016 - 2ND PRIZE AND THE AUDIENCE PRIZE at the 12th Internationale Gitarrenfestspiele in Nürtingen, DE

2016 - 1ST PRIZE at 5th Brussels International Guitar Competition under the Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen in Brussels, BE

2015 - 3RD PRIZE at 48th International Guitar Competition “Michele Pittaluga” in Alessandria, IT

2014 - 2ND PRIZE AND THE AUDIENCE PRIZE at 15th International Guitar Competition “Silesian Guitar Autumn” in Tychy, PL

2014 - 2ND PRIZE AND THE PRIZE FOR THE YOUNGEST PARTICIPANT at 47th International Guitar Competition “Michele Pittaluga” in Alessandria, IT

2014 - 1ST PRIZE at 16th International Guitar Competition “Alirio Diaz” in Rust, AT

2013 - 1ST PRIZE at 5th Guitar Competition “Gitara Viva” in Kielce, PL

2012 - 1ST PRIZE on 8th International Guitar Competition "Gitaromania" in Jelenia Góra, PL

2012 - 2ND PRIZE at 16th International Guitar Competition “Jose Thomas” in Petrer, ESP

2012 - 1ST PRIZE at 17th International Guitar Festival and Competition in Żory, PL

2012 - 2ND PRIZE at 7th International Competition for Young Guitarists „Anders Segovia” in Velbert, DE

2012 - GRAND PRIX at 7th International Guitar Competition in Olsztyn, PL

2012 - 2ND PRIZE at 14th International Competition for Young Guitarists „Forum Gitarre” in Vienna, AT

2011 - 1ST PRIZE at 10th International Guitar Competition „Anna Amalia” in Weimar, DE

2010 - 2ND PRIZE at 15th International Guitar Competition „Czesław Droździewicz” in Krynica-Zdrój, PL

2009 - 1ST PRIZE at XVII International Guitar Competition in Sanok, PL

Daniel has been invited to play concerts in venues such as the Polish Baltic Philharmonic, Baltic Opera, NOSPR in Katowice, Łazienki Park, Royal Castle and the Presidential Palace in Warsaw.  

He was also invited to play recitals at the international guitar festivals of Brussels, Torino, Olsztyn, Kielce, Żory, Krynica-Zdrój, Szeczcin's "Summer Guitar Concerts", Gdańsk's "Polish Chamber Choir" and Poznań’s “Polish Guitar Academy” festival and Zielona Góra's "Summer Guitar Festival". In 2014 he performed a “Master and pupil” concert with his professor Marco Tamayo.

In 2015 as a soloist with the “AUKSO Orchestra Summer Philharmonic” he performed concertos by Ponce and Vivaldi.

Since 2016 Daniel performs regularly with an Italian guitarist Martina Barlotta under the name of "Duo Barlotta-Egielman".

In July 2017 Daniel made his debut concert tour in China as representative of the Chinese guitar manufacturer "Gomera". The tour spanned 6 cities over 5 provinces, and consisted of a number of solo recitals, masterclasses, and performances on a variety of shows. The following month he performed at the "Gomera Night" concert in Wenzhou, organised by the Wenzhou Guitar Association

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Since 2013 his studies at the “Mozarteum” are supported by the President of Gdańsk with the "Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit" Scholarship. 

Daniel is an ambassador of the Chinese guitar manufacturer “Gomera”. He is also a representative of and supported by the french string factory “Savarez”

© 2016 by Daniel Egielman