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Agnieszka Iwańska

Agnieszka Iwanska is an accomplished and gifted jazz vocalist, composer and lyricist. Her sultry and sensitive singing style stands out as a fresh and exciting voice in jazz. As a vocalist, Agnieszka has been hailed as the voice of promise by noted jazz critic Howard Reich from the Chicago Tribune. Mr. Reich also mentioned that […]

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Jerry Goodman

Jerry Goodman (Chicago, Illinois, March 16, 1949) is an American violinist best known for playing electric violin in the bands The Flock and the jazz fusion Mahavishnu Orchestra. Goodman actually began his musical career as The Flock’s roadie before joining the band on violin. Trained in the conservatory, both of his parents were in the […]

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Michal Wierba Trio w/ Szymon Piotrowski & Marlene Rosenberg

MICHAL WIERBA (bio – click here) This year , he will play in a trio composed of Szymon Piotrowski – drums, and Marlene Rosenberg – bass SZYMON PIOTROWSKI Szymon Aleksander Piotrowski graduated from AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków (Poland), where he also started PhD studies and leaded author classes in music production. He […]

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Michał Urbaniak

All Souls Jazz & Chopin Theatre will celebrate the life and music of extraordinary jazz musician Michal Urbaniak. The evening will begin with a 7pm reception followed by 8pm biographical film about his life, “New Yorker by Choice” – dir. Wieslaw Dabrowski. After the screening (approx 9pm), Michal Urbaniak will talk about the special moments […]

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Piotr Nalepa BREAKOUT Tour

Na rok 2014 przypada czterdziesta szósta rocznica powstania kultowej grupy Breakout. Jest to niepowtarzalna okazja do przypomnienia twórczości zespołu : piosenek, których słuchaliśmy „kiedy byliśmy małymi chłopcami”   Piotr Nalepa (mały chłopiec z okladki płyty Breakout Blues)– gitarzysta i kompozytor, syn Tadeusza Nalepy i Miry Kubasińskiej, karierę rozpoczynał u boku ojca, w którego zespole występował […]

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Maciej Fortuna

    Maciej Fortuna – polski trębacz, kompozytor jazzowy i producent muzyczny.   Doktor sztuk muzycznych i magister prawa. Jest jednym z najbardziej aktywnych polskich trębaczy jazzowych młodego pokolenia. Koncertuje ze swoimi zespołami na całym świecie. Wciąż poszukuje nowych form wyrazu.

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Kraków Jazz Nonet

fortepian: Korwin- Gajkowski Michał saksofony: Bartłomiej Noszka, Dominik Piotr, Szumilas Bartłomiej, Mbeda Ndege Olav wibrafon: Zieniawa Liliana kontrabas/gitara basowa: Czernik Dawid perkusja: Pałka Grzegorz   Kazimierz Chludek, leader, saksofony  

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Zbigniew Namysłowski

The best of the best, legendary, unique and sophisticated sax player – ZBIGNIEW NAMYSLOWSKI! Unique opportunity for Chicago jazz lovers! Come and let your friends know… Born in Warsaw 09.09.1939.He studied piano and cello in music schools in Krakow and Warsaw, and he played on these two instruments on his first jazz performance in Sopot International […]

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XAZZ

We are a group of six young artists who share a passion for music. Although we all live in the same city and attend the same high school, we all have different cultural backgrounds and influences – and that makes it very interesting to collaborate, jam, and write music. We formed Xazz with a classic […]

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Wishing Well

Coming back this year it’s Wishing Well – Chicago-based jazz/funk/reggae quintet who will take you onto unforgettable journey thru history of contemporary, groovy sounds. From Aretha Franklin, Steve Wonder to news sounds of Erikah Badu and John Legend, Wishing Well is one of the audiences’ favorites! www.facebook.com/wishingwellchicago