SAX RUINS & D.U.D.S. ( Special KJA)

SAX RUINS & D.U.D.S. ( Special KJA)

November 19, 2018

During this year’s Krakow Jazz Autumn we will yet again get the chance to see one of the world’s best avant-garde percussionists – Tatsuya Yoshida. He’s been making music for over twenty years now, and managed to build a brand for himself as an unconventional, versatile artist with a unique style. […]

KAJA DRAKSLER OCTET/ KRAKOW IMPROVISERS ORCHESTRA

KAJA DRAKSLER OCTET/ KRAKOW IMPROVISERS ORCHESTRA

November 15, 2018

KAJA DRAKSLER OCTET The work of Slovenian pianist and composer Kaja Draksler (b. 1987) contains both simple songs and intricate compositions with a sophisticated and well thought out structure. In Krakow she will perform with an international – and intergenerational – octet. Draksler, at the age of 18, moved to Amsterdam, initially […]

PETER EVANS TRIO

PETER EVANS TRIO

November 13, 2018

Peter Evans, a young New York-based improviser, has already proved his strong position in the world of avant-garde jazz. The Krakow audience had the opportunity to witness his performances on many occasions, for example during the series of performances with the Nu Ensemble in 2013, during the 8th edition of […]

So Flow + The High Corporation (CZ)

So Flow + The High Corporation (CZ)

October 27, 2018

SO FLOW After releasing a live EP in 2015, they conducted a successful crowdfunding campaign to facilitate the recording of their full-length debut. The album, called “Parallels,” contains smooth-sounding music mixing live instruments with sampling. Combining elements of hip hop, soul, jazz and electronic, So Flow’s sound could be classified […]

The Ranch (MT)

The Ranch (MT)

October 25, 2018

An uncouth, uncivilised and unsophisticated contemporary group who are hardcore committed to delivering a high-powered, colourful, contemporary sound, brimming with experimentation, improvisation and attitude! The Ranch have released two albums and toured them in Europe extensively. The group released their 2nd album entitled 100 Smiles an Hour in August 2017. The […]

All Included // McPhee / Edwards / Kugel

All Included // McPhee / Edwards / Kugel

October 20, 2018

ALL INCLUDED                                                                                                The sax virtuoso Martin Küchen (b. 1966) played drums in his youth, and then, at the instigation of his parents, he was forced to “choose” the flute. Attempts at controlling the rebellious young musician, however, thankfully brought the opposite effect. At 13, Küchen started singing in a rock band, and […]

FOR TO END YET AGAIN – residence

FOR TO END YET AGAIN – residence

October 11, 2018

An audience favorite here at Krakow Jazz Autumn, Barry Guy will be returning yet again this year, with a new project and new ideas, as well as with an extensive lineup of musicians, even by the festival’s high standards. He writes: “Unusually for my compositions, For To End Yet Again has by […]

Ondra Smeykal & Dominik Muszyński

Ondra Smeykal & Dominik Muszyński

October 2, 2018

Ondřej Smeykal is a didgeridoo virtuoso from the Czech Republic. Ondrej Smeykal – a one-person didgeridoo orchestra is probably the best way to describe the unusual nature of the music of this phenomenal artist. The original style of his music is the result of total dedication to this instrument. Ondrej […]

La Bogusha Trio Flamenco de Granada

La Bogusha Trio Flamenco de Granada

September 19, 2018

She was born in Wroclaw in a gypsy family with musical traditions. For a dozen or so years she has been living and working in Granada, Spain. In 2003, she founded the band Łaćho Drom, since 2009 she performs as La Bogusha y su grupo. She works with artists from […]

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

July 15, 2018

Rolland Merguez is a 13-piece brass band based in Paris, France. Revisiting funk, electro and R&B with insolent energy and pleasure, the crew is tailor-made for live performances. Their assignment? Make you dance till the crack of dawn. Their recipe? Four ounces of bewitched trumpets, two pounds of intricated trombones, […]

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

July 14, 2018

Rolland Merguez is a 13-piece brass band based in Paris, France. Revisiting funk, electro and R&B with insolent energy and pleasure, the crew is tailor-made for live performances. Their assignment? Make you dance till the crack of dawn. Their recipe? Four ounces of bewitched trumpets, two pounds of intricated trombones, […]

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

Rolland Merguez in Krakow

July 13, 2018

Rolland Merguez is a 13-piece brass band based in Paris, France. Revisiting funk, electro and R&B with insolent energy and pleasure, the crew is tailor-made for live performances. Their assignment? Make you dance till the crack of dawn. Their recipe? Four ounces of bewitched trumpets, two pounds of intricated trombones, […]