• www.thewickedsound.com-Wojtek-Mazolewski-Quintet-When-Angels-Fall
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    Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet tomorrow in Jazz Cafe will present material from upcoming album ‘Komeda’

    Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet will play tomorrow in London’s Jazz Cafe as a part of EFG London Jazz Festival. The band will present material from the previous critically acclaimed record ‘Polka’ and from the upcoming album ‘Komeda’. WMQ is the most influential jazz group to come out of Poland in decades. Vigorously combining tradition and modernity the analog, and also one of the most exciting crossover acts right now. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C83HDj6s3kQ[/embedyt] Mazolewski took inspiration from famous polish directors Roman Polanski (‘Rosemary’s Baby’, ‘Knife in the Water’) and Jerzy Skolimowski (‘Barrier’), for whose movies Komeda wrote music. Songs from those recordings are represented on WMQ new album. “The combination of their talent and…

  • www.thewickedsound.com EABS polish jazz series London
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    Polish jazz group EABS as a part of EFG London Jazz Festival will close Polish Jazz London Series

    Wrocław’s septet EABS pursues the tradition of the Polish school of jazz, while escaping various sound patterns, presenting a carefree and completely original approach to genres and established musical standards, as proven on their debut album. EABS breathe fire into jazz, ignoring clichés, exploring and experimenting. What you may not know is that some of the best Jazz comes from Poland and it has that unique Slavic lyrical sound. As part of Waltham Forest Borough of Culture 2019 B Side Events are bringing some of the best Polish Jazz to the borough. Showcasing the most interesting and highly acclaimed artists to come out of Poland the Polish Jazz Series brought…

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    Polish Jazz London Series present Kuba Wiecek Trio

    Kuba Więcek is one of the most recognisable jazz musicians in Poland and winner of numerous prizes for his debut album Another Raindrop which was the first in the cult series Polish Jazz in 28 years. ‘Multitasking’ is a second album by Kuba Wiecek Trio released on Warner Music Poland on legendary Polish Jazz series (historic label of Krzysztof Komeda and Tomasz Stanko). As well as garnering praise in his home country, the album attracted the attention of international audiences, reviewers and festivals with the trio have toured across Europe, the USA and Asia. The concert of Kuba Więcek Trio at the St Mary’s Music Hall is part of Polish…

  • www.thewickedsound.com Marcin Masecki
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    Polish Jazz London Series present Marcin Masecki Jazz Trio live tonight

    Marcin Masecki Jazz Trio was inspired by the pulse, stride, breath and heart throbbing during a morning jog. Expect to be surprised! About this Event Marcin Masecki is a winner of many awards, he performs extensively on all keyboard instruments, composes for film and theatre, produces festivals, records and curates musical events. He was music arranger, composer and consultant in Paweł Pawlikowski‘s Cold War (Best Director at Cannes Film Festival 2018). [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilS5Tjaaqwo[/embedyt] His projects span a wide range of styles and his virtuosic fusion of different genres as well as the blurring of the line between high art and entertainment have become his hallmarks. Marcin Masecki’s Jazz Trio is…