Stefan Plewniak is a Polish violinist, conductor and music producer. He is a first conductor of the Orchestre de l’Opera Royale Versailles and former music director of the Warsaw Chamber Opera.
He is the founder and leader of Il Giardino d’Amore orchestra in Vienna and Cracow, Cappella dell’Ospedale della Pietà Venezia and The Feel Harmony Symphony orchestra with which he has toured Europe, the USA and China.
He has given concerts at the Château de Versailles, Carnegie Hall, the Salzburg Mozarteum and the Forbidden City in Beijing. He founded the CD label Ëvoe Records and released the album Enemies in Love with Jakub Jozef Orlinski and Natalia Kawalek, which reached number 8 on the list of the world's best-selling classical albums.
As a conductor and violinist, he has been described as the Paganini of the baroque violin, a master of emotional chemistry and as a hurricane on stage.
As a teacher and conductor, he cooperates closely with the NOR59 String Institute in Oslo and gives masterclasses at a number of American universities.