(b Biala, 1952).
Polish conductor. Début Warsaw Opera 1975. Prin. cond. Polish Nat. Radio SO 1976–82. Settled in Eng. 1982, making début with Philharmonia Orch. Cond. at Stockholm Royal Opera, Scottish Opera, and Opera North. Prin. cond. North Netherlands Orch. 1991–5. Prin. cond. and mus. adv. Polish Nat. Opera 1998–2005 (also gen. orch. 2002–5).