composer, musicologist and music theorist

He completed his MA in music theory and composition summa cum laude at the Karol  Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice and his PhD in musicology at the University of Helsinki, under the direction of Prof. Eero Tarasti.

Since 2019 he is the vice- president of the International Edvard Grieg Society. Since 2009, he has been working as a lecturer at the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice.