A family folk band from Męcina Mała in the Low Beskids, founded by the multi-instrumentalist Jan Malisz, who also acts as the composer of the group's original musical pieces. Most of his compositions are inspired by the music of the Carpathians, but the band's repertoire also includes interpretations of traditional tunes.
Behind the stage name SLG is Łukasz Seliga, a producer and DJ from Łódź. ‘I make music with the use of machines, but I try not to make it sound mechanic’ – is his motto. On the minimal techno and tech house scene, he stands out for being very vigorous, having a dislike for convention and steady rhythms, and a unique musicality.
The grand opening of the new permanent exhibition at Fryderyk Chopin’s Birthplace was held on 31 May at 12:00 PM.The exhibition was officially opened by Małgorzata Omilanowska – Minister of Culture and National Heritage, together with Artur Szklener – Director of The Fryderyk Chopin Institute.
Barbara Kinga Majewska specializes in performing contemporary music. Her expertise and main area of interest is the voice – both as a musical instrument and a form of expression as well as a communicative device used in publicity and education.
At the turn of May and June, Gdańsk-based string ensemble NeoQuartet will perform at two contemporary music festivals in China: the prestigious Beijing Modern Music Festival and China - ASEAN Music Week in Nanning.
“I had never expected that the ‘robotic music’ is supposed to reflect the human soul. Until I met Eugeniusz Rudnik.” - says Zuzanna Solakiewicz, director of the film 15 Corners of the World, awarded at festivals in Wrocław and Locarno. The film was co-produced by the Adam Mickiewicz Institute.Read more »
The members of Thaw avoid labels and claim that they just play music, but what they play seems particularly to the liking of lovers of heavy sounds, especially those who appreciate experimentation in art
In the Internet era music video clips have become a crucial element of popular culture. Nowadays it is not uncommon for a band or musician to get more attention for a music video than for the music itself. This selection doesn’t focus, however, on the popularity of the video clips but on something that may be more interesting – their originality.