Two internationally-renowned Japanese musicians + two extraordinary French musicians = electrifying new music for the world.
A combination of two projects in which Brötzmann has been involved in recent years. His collaboration with Steve Noble dates back to 2010. The German saxophonist united ranks with drummer Noble and double bassist John Edwards: the result of their work together, which began with a few electrifying shows at […]
A quartet in which the best of the New York and Amsterdam improvised scenes meet. Ab Baars and Ig Henneman have been collaborating since the late 90s. In was then, at the Controindicazioni festival in Rome, that they first had the idea of working together. Since then Baars (tenor saxophone, […]
Co-Sovel is a project of Izolda Sorenson, known from groups such as Drekoty and Julia Marcell, who has prepared material for her debut album. Her music is described as alternative pop, electronic, and indie-folk. Spirited songs performed live, complimented by the band members’ extravagant style, are full of energy and […]
AB BAARS Ab Baars is a Dutch saxophonist, clarinetist, composer and improviser. Born in 1955 in Magrette, he started playing the saxophone at age 15, and played in the Philips Marching Band and other local bands in Eindhoven. From 1976 until 1981 he studied under Leo van Oostrom at the […]
Sing of freedom, release the joy, build the revolt, cry and shout about love, feet on the ground, head in the clouds, long live poetry. It is this passionate life that Barrio Populo wants to show through a generously energetic rock music, sometimes painful,often fiery and aggressive. These eight young […]
A French double bassist, composer and vocalist, Léandre is a renowned and influential figure in modern classical music. John Cage and the Italian composer and surrealist Giacinto Scelsi have both composed musical pieces for her.
The 9th Krakow Jazz Autumn
The band creates incredibly intense music, with influences drawn from Delta blues, no wave, early free jazz and Japanese noise music, as well as Albert Ayler and Peter Brötzmann.
The programme of the Krakow Jazz Autumn is set, for the ninth time, to provide lovers of improvised music with a multitude of unforgettable concerts, workshops and other music-related events. Most of the planned concerts are the Polish premieres of new projects by recognised stars of the international improvised music scene.
This year, the ninth Kraków Jazz Autumn kicks off with a bang! The incredibly popular (cult even, as some claim) Dutch outfit The Ex will be performing on an open stage in Plac Nowy. Look forward to an incredibly powerful mix of punk rock, Ethiopian rhythms, free jazz solos on brass instruments, and sophisticated lyrics.
SFORZA/JASIONOWSKA are the band gathered around vocalist, lyricist and actress, Tola Jasionowska, mainly known from previous participance in ŚMIAŁEK project. Leader’s distinctive voice, feminine, introspective lyrics and bold, creative arrangements are ingredients that make band’s work exceptional. Musicians are or were involved with such acts as UDA, QUADRO SUSANA, TRANSFUZJON […]