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Paweł Krawiec is a jazz guitarist born and living in Poland in a musical family. From a young age, he has been involved in music, starting with the violin at the age of 6 and the electric guitar at 14. On December 15, 2023, he released his debut album with his quartet titled "Offensive". The material was very well received and quickly garnered positive reviews from various sources, including Marek Romański for Jazz Forum and Łukasz Dębowski for the Polish Music Record Portal and Adam Baruch. The artist is an outstanding instrumentalist, possessing excellent technique, feeling, and his own style, which he values the most. His playing is characterized by elements of both traditional jazz, modern jazz, and free jazz. Early inspirations from Jimi Hendrix's music also shine through, bringing in a wild spirit. Paweł's expressive compositions and playing style are charismatic and captivate the listener from the first notes.

As his current biggest inspirations in jazz guitar, Paweł Krawiec mentions Julian Lage, John Scofield, Cecile Alexandre, and Bill Frisell. These are musicians who, as he says, cannot be pigeonholed in any way and play in a completely individual and unique style. Paweł Krawiec is guided by the same idea of originality in the spirit he follows.

He is the winner of the Grand Prix in Lubaczów, a finalist in the international Jazz Juniors competition, and a distinguished finalist in the international Śmietana Competition for guitarists, Grand Prix with his Quartet at Jazz Water Meeting in Bydgoszcz.
The guitarist is ranked highly in the Jazz Forum's Jazz Top 2023 survey in various categories.

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