Sebastian Nowak (*1993) is currently doing his Konzertexamen (Soloklasse) with Prof. Krzysztof Wegrzyn at the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover. Prior to that, he graduated in Poland from Karol Szymanowski School of Music in Katowice under the guidance of Prof. Szymon Krzeszowiec.
He is a laureate of national and international violin competitions in Hinterzarten, Meissen, Lublin, Dolný Kubín, Jaslo, Cracow, Elblag.
He has given concerts in Germany, Indonesia, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Finnland, Romania, Austria and Switzerland. He performed at Festivals such as Klangbrücken Festival Hannover, Internationale Bach Reger Tage in Bad Langensalza, Beethoven Festival Sutri, Marschner Festival Hinterzarten, Internationales Violinfestival Junger Meister Lindau, Eurasia Festival Hannover, Beethoven The Grand Festival Jakarta.
Sebastian worked closely during Masterclasses with Wolfgang Marschner, Krzysztof Wegrzyn, Ariane Mathaus, Roland Baldini, Bartlomiej Niziol, Günter Pichler, Oliver Wille and Markus Becker.
He received scholarships from Polish Prime Minister, Marschall of Silesia, Rector of Karol Szymanowski Music School in Katowice, Pflüger Stiftung Freiburg, Yehudi Menuhin Live Music Now Hannover, Ernst von Siemens Musikstiftung, Region Hannover, Stiftung Niedersachsen.
Sebastian Nowak plays on a violin built in 1867 by Louis Joseph Germain, loaned to him by Köhnecke Family from Hannover.