Jakub Sarwas – composer, conductor, instrumentalist was born in 1977 in Gliwice (Poland). Began his musical education at the State School of Music I and II degree in Gliwice in the Accordion class. In 1996-2001 he studied composition at the Faculty of Composition, Conducting and Theory of Music under Prof. Edward Boguslawski (diploma with distinction) at the Music Academy in Katowice. In 2002-2006 he took post-graduate studies at the Musikhochschule in Cologne. He is the founder of Sarwas Ensemble and Sarwas Project with which he works as a composer and conductor. He composes chamber-, symphonic-, electronic-, electroacoustic music, and music for film and theater. Common uses of electronic means and new media in conjunction with the various instrumental depots, applying them in the forms of music, stage and multimedia characterized his music.