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Take 6 – Tribute to Al Jarreau

Take 6 (Claude McKnight, Mark Kibble, Joel Kibble, Dave Thomas, Alvin Chea and Khristian Dentley), heralded by Quincy Jones as the “baddest vocal cats on the planet!’, is the quintessential a cappela group and model for vocal genius. Six virtuosic voices united in crystal clear harmony, against a backdrop of syncopated rhythms, innovative arrangements, and […]

Pharoah Sanders The Icon – Quartet

Pharoah Sanders possesses one of the most distinctive tenor saxophone sounds in jazz. Harmonically rich and heavy with overtones, Sanders’ sound can be as raw and abrasive as it is possible for a saxophonist to produce. Yet, Sanders is highly regarded to the point of reverence by a great many jazz fans. Although he made […]

Alfredo Rodriguez Trio will be back to Manghha Museum

Magnificent pianist and composer, Alfredo Rodriguez, returns to Krakow’s audience. He’s show will take place at Manghha Museum on June 27, 2018. Each recording of the Cuban pianist and composer Alfredo Rodríguez tells different story. His albums are not collections of music, but stories with a characteristic narrative and clear point of view. “The Little Dream”, the […]

Presentation of 100 top Polish jazz artists

During the 23rd edition of Summer Jazz Festival Krakow, a special event called “Polish Jazz Golden Hundred” will take place. The program was prepared to celebrate 100th anniversary of Polands independence. As much as 100 leading Polish solo musicians and jazz bands will be presented during up to 100 concerts. The concerts will be held […]

Summer Jazz Festival Kraków

Summer Jazz Festival Kraków was founded in 1996, the year the famed Cellar Under the Rams (Piwnica pod Baranami) club and cabaret being also since mid-fifties home to prestigious jazz music events celebrated its 40th birthday. Inspired by the legendary artistic underground guru and the cabaret’s leader, Piotr Skrzynecki, the founder and the director of […]

The Tony Williams Tribute feat. Henryk Miśkiewicz at Piwnica pod Baranami

July,18 is a day when will hear brand new project of Michal Miskiewicz “The Tony Williams Tribute”. Special guest of the concert will be Henryk Miskiewicz! Michał Miskiewicz – a drummer known as a member of Tomasz Stanko Quartet and Marcin Wasilewski Trio, recording for famous ECM Records, this time created his own band in which his pays […]

Mississippi River Brass Band on 2 shows!

We invite you to the American Music Concert performed by the Mississippi River Brass Band (USA). Rotary Club Krakow is a partner of the event. July, 9  Café Ratuszowa, Main Square, 1 pm July, 10 Dworek Białoprądnicki, Papiernicza Street, 7 pm Entrance is free. Rotary Club Kraków  

Rembrandt Frerichs/Solo Piano Weekend

Rembrandt Frerichs, a Dutch pianist and composer will play during Solo Piano Weekend. As media says: “One of the highlights of the North Sea Jazz Festival” Jazzmagazine wrote about pianist and composer Rembrandt Frerichs…One couldn’t hope for a better recommendation. Perhaps the most interesting young musician coming from Holland at this moment, Rembrandt (1977) is a pianist with a […]

Solo Piano Weekend

We invite you to participate in solo piano recitals organized since several years during Summer Jazz Festival. This edition we will listen to the relationships between pianists and instruments presented by musicians from different generations. In days July,7-9 will play: Bogdan Holownia, Dutch pianist Rembrandt Frerichs, Kuba Pluzek and Vladislaw (Adzik) Sendecki. These four pianists […]

101 concerts in 40 days – Summer Jazz Festival 2017!

18 June until 30th July the Summer Jazz Festival at “Piwnica pod Baranami” takes place for the 22nd time in Cracow. This year’s edition has a 101 concerts in 40 days! Amongst our guests from abroad there is beatiful bossa novas singer from Brazil, Ive Mendes, who’s concert could had been seen in ICE Cracow, […]