Works performed by Earplay:

Elusive Thoughts

Tomasz Skweres (b. 1984) is a Polish-Austrian composer and cellist who lives and works in Vienna Austria and Regensburg Germany. He studied composition with Chaya Czernowin and Detlev Müller-Siemens and cello with Valentin Erben and Stefan Kropfitsch at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. He has won many national and international prizes and composition competitions and has received numerous scholarships. Since 2012, he has been Principal Cellist in the Philharmonic Orchestra Regensburg in Germany. An active interpreter in the field of contemporary music, he performs modern music in renowned concert halls all over the world and gives solo recitals of contemporary cello pieces. Many contemporary composers have composed and dedicated solo pieces to him.

His website is

[from program for March 21, 2022 concert]