Frank Charles Steen Nawrot (b. 1989) is a composer, guitarist, and private music instructor from Grand Rapids, Michigan. At Grand Rapids Community College, Nawrot received his Associate in Arts while studying classical guitar with Brian Morris and composition with Dr. Carol VanRandwyk . He also received an Associate in Music for Recording Technology studying with Tim Heldt and Roy Wallace. Nawrot has received his Bachelor in Arts at Grand Valley State University studying composition with Dr. Bill Ryan and classical guitar with Carlos de la Barrera. In 2012 Nawrot was chosen to present in a David Lang master class during Lang's residency at Grand Valley. In 2013 Nawrot was named Composer of the Year at Grand Valley. In the immediate future, Nawrot plans on continuing to teach music to children and earn his Masters in Music Composition at Central Michigan University.
Frank's ArtPrize Entries
These are Frank's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.