Born in 1963. 1983-1987 he studied saxophone, flute and piano at the Berliner Musikhochschule «Hanns Eisler». 1995Ð1997 he studied at the Conservatoire de Strasbourg, specializing in bass clarinet (Meisterklasse).
After 1985 he gathered performance experience in collective projects with musicians such as Bert Wrede, Mauro Gnecchi Thierry Madiot, Michail Alperin, Anthony Braxton, Peter Kowald with Fred Frith.
He is a long time member of the Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin and has performed as a guest with Klangforum Wien and Ensemble
In recent years, Theo Nabicht is appearing increasingly as a soloist, focusing in this capacity on compositions by contemporary composers as well as compositions of his own.
Theo Nabicht has participated in numerous record and CD recordings and works primarily in the fields of contemporary music, improvised music and composition in a variety of genres.
Theo Nabicht has played Wolfgang Stryi's Selmer contrabass clarinet since 2007.