Ewa Wolak comes from Wadowice in Poland. She began her musical training at the age of six and at the age of fourteen began studying the viola and singing at the Conservatory in Kraków, completing her vocal studies with distinction at the Kraków Music Academy. During her further study at the Karlsruhe Musikhochschule she held scholarships from the Stuttgart International Bach Academy and the Karlsruhe International Handel Academy. She has participated in various competitions, winning, among other awards, the Oratorio Prize at the s’Hertogenbosch Singing Competition and a silver medal in the Grand Prix Maria Callas. In her international concert career Ewa Wolak has collaborated with the Stuttgart Bach-Kollegium under Helmut Rilling, the Kraków Philharmonic, the Polish Radio Orchestra and the Czech National Philharmonic, among others. She has sung in a number of festivals in Europe, including, at the invitation of Krzysztof Penderecki, the European Chimey Foundation in Belgium and at the Karlsruhe Handel Festival.