Ryszard Bałauszko the Polish solo and chamber artist and teacher. He graduated from the Music Academy in Warsaw Chopin led by Marcin Zalewski. Also he studied at the Conservatorio Superior in Alicante under the direction of Thomas J. and attended different master classes. He is currently a professor at the Academy of Music F. Chopin in Warsaw and Bialystok, leads master classes in Poland, Germany and Spain, performed and recorded with renowned artists and often is a jury member of various guitar competitions.