Bulleitproof: 14th KRAKOW JAZZ AUTUMN PREVIEW – Schlippenbach/Narvesen Duo

Bulleitproof: 14th KRAKOW JAZZ AUTUMN PREVIEW – Schlippenbach/Narvesen Duo

January 20, 2019

Schlippenbach/Narvesen Duo Alexander von Schlippenbach – piano Dag Magnus Narvesen – drums In Schlippenbach/Narvesen Duo, two strong voices from different generations of improvised music converge to create a special sound. By combining their individual creative energies and vocabulary the duo produces dynamic and subtle expressions in vigorously developed movements that […]

New Year’s Eve at Alchemia – OLIMP Clusive

New Year’s Eve at Alchemia – OLIMP Clusive

December 31, 2018

Oh great goddess, sing thee of a glorious feast That braught toghether Gods of Revelries Demons of Love Drunk with ambrosia and wine, among the singing nymphs and fluttering birds, they came down to the depths of Hades And there, washed by the waters of the river Styx, they fell […]

MARS WILLIAMS – AN AYLER XMAS

MARS WILLIAMS – AN AYLER XMAS

December 9, 2018

A product of the creative music movement started by organizations such as the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians & the Creative Music Studio in Woodstock, saxophonist Mars Williams studied with AACM founders Anthony Braxton and Roscoe Mitchell. Williams is most famous as a member of The Psychedelic Furs […]

LOTTO

LOTTO

December 4, 2018

Lotto is a Polish alternative rock trio started in 2012 in Gdańsk by Mike Majkowski (bass violin), Łukasz Rychlicki (guitar), and Paweł Szpura (drums). Their first hit was Elite Feline. They played e.g. with The Necks, at international festivals like Konfrontationen in Nickelsdorf, Jazz Jantar in Gdańsk, KRAAK Festival in Aalst, Belgium, Festival Densités in France or Enjoy Jazz in Heidelberg. TICKETS  25/30 pln The group are like wild, porous-minded geniuses, clambering over improvisation that flows […]

GUSH & GUESTS (30 years on stage) – RESIDENCY

GUSH & GUESTS (30 years on stage) – RESIDENCY

November 26, 2018

What awaits us at the end of Krakow Jazz Autumn is a real improvisational feast – Mats Gustafssonwill invite us to the thirtieth birthday of Gush! We will be in good company – the trio Gustafsson /Sandell /Strid will be joined in celebration by a group of intriguing friends with equally […]

REDDEER

REDDEER

November 20, 2018

Fay Victor was born in New York and began her career there, but in 1995 she decided that it was time to shake things up in her musical environment and moved to the Netherlands, where she created two solo albums. In 2003, she returned to New York and founded the Fay […]

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 […]