Iwona Kisiel

born in 1972 in Warsaw, composer, arranger, a graduate of the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw (currently Fryderyk Chopin University of Music) in the class of composition of professor Zbigniew Rudziński and a graduate of cello in the class of professor Marian Raczak in J. Elsner music high school in Warsaw.

Among her music there are pieces for chamber ensambles, string orchestra, symphonic orchestra with voice, more than 20 contemporary songs for voice and piano to poems by Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, Halina Poświatowska, Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz, Joanna Janiszewska, Krystyna Królikowska-Waś. These songs were performed during the Warsaw Music Meetings at the Royal Castle in 2009 and 2010, also during the concert "Elements" in the Witold Lutosławski Concert Studio of Polish Radio in 2010 and in Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw as well.

Popular and jazz music has a special place in her musical achievements. She composed more than 60 songs to the words of Olga Bończyk (songs issued on O. Bończyk "5am in the morning" CD record), Asja Łamtiugina ( song "He betrayed me” is played  in the theater show tittled "Fall in love to death"), Dorota Czupkiewicz, Marek Waszkiewicz, Robert Bernatowicz, Wojciech Darda-Ledzion, Andrzej Podulka, Doman Nowakowski.

She is also the author of children's music including songs and two theatre plays to lirycs by Marek Waszkiewicz and Krystyna Królikowska-Waś.

The composer also collaborated with cabaret At-Hok (arrangement of songs), worked for Community Center in Warsaw (arrangement of children's songs) and wrote music for advertising agencies (radio/tv commercials, jingles).

Since 2002 she works and organizes various musical events in the Polish Society for Contemporary Music.