The King Of The Bees

The King Of The Bees

October 26, 2013

Since its formation in May 2011 “The King of the Bees” stands for an innovative mixture of Indie, Folk and Pop music.

GAIA MATTIUZZI & FRANCESCO CUSA – Krakow Jazz Autumn 2013

GAIA MATTIUZZI & FRANCESCO CUSA – Krakow Jazz Autumn 2013

October 23, 2013

Since 2010, when she appeared on the Italian recording market with the album Skinshout, she has become an important personality on her local music scene. Every year, she has been ranked as one of the top ten most creative and promising artists on Italy’s improvised music scene, and her recordings, although they have nothing whatsoever in common with entertainment music, are some of the most eagerly consumed.

Picastro (Can) + KHORA (Can)

Picastro (Can) + KHORA (Can)

October 22, 2013

Picastro (from Toronto, Canada) have received much praise for their broodingly beautiful, melancholic soundscapes, in which cello alternates in the lead with frontwoman Liz Hysen’s submerged, murmured vocals.

Krakow Jazz Autumn 2013

Krakow Jazz Autumn 2013

October 8, 2013

Autumn is nearing and with it the Krakow Jazz Autumn, a festival that in its 7 years of existence has established itself one of the most important festival scenes not only in Europe but around the world. Some of the most versatile and dynamic musicians of the improvised music scene today have starred at the festival, with Peter Brötzmann, Anthony Braxton, Barry Guy and Ken Vandermark taking the lead, giving both concerts and also as artists-in-residence.

NU ENSEMBLE

NU ENSEMBLE

October 8, 2013

We begin with four days of concerts at Alchemia featuring small groups (8, 9, 10, 11 October) and then finish off with panache with a concert featuring the whole group (12 October) in Manggha!

Hedvig Mollestad Trio

Hedvig Mollestad Trio

October 1, 2013

Hedvig Mollestad Thomassen is a guitar heroine for our times. Born in the Norwegian town of Ålesund in the early 80s, she first picked up her mother’s nylon-strung acoustic guitar at the age of ten.

URBAN 2013 Exhibition Preview in Krakow

URBAN 2013 Exhibition Preview in Krakow

August 11, 2013

The URBAN 2013 Street Photo Contest, organized by the dotART art association, will go on a tour of Europe in Krakow, Poland, with four exhibits

WILDA & AGU

WILDA & AGU

August 5, 2013

Wilda’s music can be described as a combination of sensitive blues and
classical rock’n’roll. All this is compliance by raspy vocals and an
original text, which is ideal to listen in the acoustic arrangements.

Joanna Słowińska & Jarosław Bester At the Lord banquet

Joanna Słowińska & Jarosław Bester At the Lord banquet

August 4, 2013

“Polish Saudade, Polish morna and fado, no less poignant than these, and certainly as well original and beautiful. Staying deeply impressed by this collection, 15 pieces and no weak moments, I highly recommend it.” [Wojciech Ossowski, Polish Radio 3]

Krzysztof Ścierański – “I Love Guitars” / Night of Jazz 2013

Krzysztof Ścierański – “I Love Guitars” / Night of Jazz 2013

July 20, 2013

Krzysztof Ścierański at the very beginning of his musical career had been especially
interested in playing electric guitar. Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and The Beatles were the
artists who significantly influenced him. However, once upon a time, the bass player from his
older brother’s band left, which turned out to be a good reason for Krzysztof to try out another
instrument, cello’s younger brother- electric bass guitar.

Music of the Carpathian Mountains: Megitza (Poland)

Music of the Carpathian Mountains: Megitza (Poland)

July 17, 2013

Megitza (Małgorzata Babiarz) – acclaimed as a worldbeat revelation Megitza started her musical career in 2008 in Chicago. During her eleven-year staying in Chicago she maintained creative collaboration with many extraordinary musicians, such as Nicolae Feraru, Andreas Kapsalis, James Gallagher and others. She sings in English, Polish, Serbian, Macedonian and in the dialects Polish highlanders or […]