Piotr Lis is a soloist-oboist with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, which he joined in 2007 while still a student of Stanisław Malikowski at the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw. Earlier, he also attended the oboe classes of Jean‑Louis Capezzali and Jérôme Guichard at the Conservatoire National Supérieur Musique et Danse de Lyon and Diethelm Jonas at the Musikhochschule Lübeck. He won First Prize in the Polish Chamber Wind Ensemble Competition in Warsaw (2005) and was a semi-finalist in the International Oboe Competition of Japan in Karuizawa (2009). He has collaborated with leading Polish ensembles: the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, Sinfonia Varsovia and Sinfonietta Cracovia, the Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, and NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra. In the autumn of 2011, he released his first album, recorded with the organist Jakub Kwintal and featuring the works of French composers of the 20th and 21st centuries (Jehan Alain, Olivier Messiaen, Jean Langlais, Gaston Litaize, Naji Hakim). He is also a lecturer in the oboe class at the Stanisław Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdańsk.