Committed to Opera

Krystof Witek, Second Violin Associate

Krystof Witek has performed with the MET orchestra since 2009. He is a member of the Lion King orchestra on Broadway and has appeared as soloist and concertmaster of the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra in Connecticut.

Born in Poland, he came to study at The Juilliard School with Joseph Fuchs, where he received his Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Degrees. Mr. Witek has appeared in solo and chamber music concerts in Europe, Canada, Japan and the United States. He has also performed with the New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Chamber Symphony, Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra and the New York Pops. Krystof and his wife Tanya Witek (NYC Ballet Orchestra flutist) are co-founders of BridgeMusik, a nonprofit community organization based in the Lower Hudson Valley, NY which creates performance opportunities for gifted young students from the tri-state area: www.bridgemusik.com