Nina Nowak
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Nina Nowak
leading and the most distinguished young generation Polish classical and symphonic singer.

Type of voice - contralto

 


Nina Nowak performed in the most prestigious concert halls in the world. With the most elite symphony orchestras in Poland and abroad, such as

Polish National Philharmonic,
Grand Theater-National Opera in Warsaw
Polish Radio Symphony, New York Philharmonic,
Chicago Symphony, Miami Symphony,
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra,
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra,
Israel Symphony Orchestra,
New York Radio Symphony,
Berlin Philharmonic, Tokio Philharmonic Orchestra,
Sydney Symphony, London Symphony Orchestra
Moscow Philharmonic and many others.

Nina Nowak specializes in sacred and symphonic music - a style ranging from classic to light music, through opera, operetta, musical, film music of leading Polish and international composers.

 

Nina Nowak comes from the highest aristocratic family of Prince Józef Sapiecha with extensive musical traditions.


She started playing the piano at the age of 3 in the grand piano class of her grandmother, the famous pianist princess Anna Jankowska-Sapiecha and in the class of prof. Jarosława Popowska from the Conservatory of Music in Lviv.She went to the first grade of music school at just 4 years old.


Nina Nowak graduated with honors from the Vocal and Acting Department of the Music Academy in Katowice in the singing class of prof. Michaliny Growiec. In addition, she graduated from the piano class under prof. Andrzej Jasiński and organ class under prof. Władysław Szymański. She also did a PhD in music and vocal studies at the Academy of Music in Katowice in the singing class of prof. Eugeniusz .Sasiadek.


She performs with the greatest symphony orchestras in the world from America to distant Asia.The artist also conducts rich artistic activity appearing in Poland with many Polish prestigious orchestras under the baton of such conductors as: Jacek Kaspszyk,Gabriel Chmura, Antoni Wit, Tadeusz Wojciechowski and many others.
 

Since 2004, he has been working with the most outstanding Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki. In January of that year she appeared in his ,, Te Deum ‘’for the 70th birthday of the Master.


In July 2008, Nina Nowak received a special prize from Texas Union JBM for the most beautiful performance of musical hits (Evita, West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, Cats) with the Houston Symphony Orchestra at the International Broadway Musicals Festival in Los Angeles.


In March 2009, she sang in Jordan at the World Peace Gala in honor of all those killed in the fighting in Gaza and the Middle East with the Jordan National Symphony Orchestra combined with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Amphitheater in Amman organized by the King of Jordan Abdullah II and Queen of Denmark together with the British Red The cross from which the broadcast of American stations went around the world and where the rulers of the reigning royal countries were present, including Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain and representatives of the governments of most countries.

In May 2009, the artist sang two prestigious concerts with the National Philharmonic in Kuwait on the occasion of the Chopin Year celebrations.


On June 7, 2012, at the invitation of UEFA president MICHEL PLATINI, Nina Nowak sang at the great GALA UEFA EURO 2012 opening of the EUROPEAN FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS at the Royal Castle in Warsaw and at the opening of the EUROPEAN FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP AT THE NATIONAL STADIUM IN WARSAW.


In December 2013, she sang in New York with New York Philharmonic at the World Peace Gala and in Jerusalem with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.


In August 2014, she performed at the side of Andrea Bocelli with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, with whom she sang the most beautiful love opera, operetta arias and international hits of film music, including music composed by John Williams for the film "Gladiator".


In 2015, Nina Nowak recorded with the Orchestra of the Grand Theater- National Opera in Warsaw a beautiful album entitled "The Most Beautiful Opera Operetta Arias, World Hits of Polish and International Film Music and Musicals ," ,,International Christmas Carols " and Symphonic Arias and Songs of Great Masters.


On July 26, 2016, she sang at the opening of the World Youth Days in Krakow and at the solemn Holy Mass celebrated by Father Saint Francis.


In 2017, the United Nations and the British Red Cross awarded Nina Nowak with a special prize for her charity work for the starving children of African and Asian countries, who regularly visits and supports in peacekeeping missions, for supporting the construction of hospitals in war zones and for peace in the Middle East.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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