Final Concert – Tribute to Janusz Muniak

The final concert of 23. Summer Jazz Festival Kraków is dedicated to memory of saxophonist Janusz Muniak. On the evening of August, 4 we will listen to: Karen Edwards Trio American jazz and gospel singer successfully worked with many worldwide known artists like: Stevie Wonder, Peabo Bryson and Tonny Bennett and Prince. She performed in […]

New Orleans Sunday 2018

Celebration of traditional jazz called as New Orleans Sunday will happen on  July 1! 12-4 pm Concerts at cafes in the Main Square and Jan Nowak-Jeziorański square by Galeria Krakowska: Beale Street Band, Jazz Band Ball Orchestra, Boba Jazz Band, Old Metropolitan Band, Swing & Sway 5 pm New Orleans Parade from the Barbican to […]

Polish Jazz Golden Hundred – exhibition

Series of concerts of great Polish jazz stars as part of the project “Polish Jazz Golden Hundred” will be accompanied by exhibition of Małgorzata Kornecka-Drąg. Exhibition will take place at Cellar under the Rams at term June 24th, – August, 5th. The exhibition is an impression of the performances of jazz musicians. It is a […]

Harris Piano Jazz Bar – program 2018

Live music from June to August at 9:30 pm at Harris Piano Jazz Bar. 24.06. Kuba Płużek Quartet 25.06. New Bone 26.06. Ida Zalewska Trio 27.06. Jam session 28.06. NSI Quartet 29.06. Kajetan Galas Organ Spot 30.06. Orchestra Dedicated – Groborz & Cronies 1.07. Karen Edwards Trio (USA) 2.07. Karen Edwards Trio (USA) 3.07. Adam Kawończyk Kwartet […]

Concerts at Piec Art

Program of concerts at Piec Art Acoustic Jazz Club during Summer Jazz Festiwal Kraków.   Live music every evening at 9 pm. 01.07. RGG Trio 02.07. Dominik Wania solo 03.07. Marian Pawlik Quartet 04.07. Tubis Trio 05.07. Leszek Kułakowski Ensamble Picollo 06.07. Mateusz Pałka Trio 07.07. Basque Trio feat. Andrzej Olejniczak 08.07. Marek Walarowski Trio 09.07. Vehemence […]

Concerts at Cellar under The Rams

We present a program of 40 concerts at  Cellar under The Rams (Piwnica pod Baranami). Everything will happen as part of the Polish Jazz Golden Hundred. 24.6 Terry_Mencel_Herman 25.6 Laboratorium 26.6 Hanna Banaszak Recital 27.6 Andrzej Jagodziński Trio 28.6 Grażyna Auguścik & Jarosław Bester 29.6 Marek Bałata Band 30.6 Andrzej Dąbrowski & Karolak Trio 1.7 […]

Charles Lloyd, The Marvels & Bill Frisell in Cracow

The legendary saxophonist Charles Lloyd will visit Summer Jazz Festival Kraków with Bill Frisell and the band The Marvels. In the early 1960s, Lloyd led the historic group of Keith Jarrett, Cecil McBee and Jack DeJohnette, who recorded one of the first jazz albums sold in more than a million copies and was the first […]

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 […]

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 […]