A singer born in 1972 in Upper Silesia, Poland, to a family devoid of musical traditions. Karnas has worked with top-line artists of Poland's jazz scene including its legends.
A singer born in 1972 in Upper Silesia, Poland, to a family devoid of musical traditions.
In 2006 he was awarded first prize at Young Jazz Singers Competition in Brussels. In August 2007 he was a winner of Crest Jazz Vocal competition in France. Being noticed by both the juries and the audiences got his band touring around Europe, Caucasus and Asia including appearances at events such as London Jazz Festival. Since 2008 Karnas has been the spiritus movens of Intercultural Gathering For Music, Expression and Creativity "Voicingers".
His album under the title “KARNAS” was released in September 2011 by a Slovak label Hevhetia. His live performance in Budapest became a new release (by a Hungarian label BMC Records) recognized by the New York City Jazz Record as one of the best jazz vocal releases of 2013.
Audio Beads (BMC Records 2012)
KARNAS (HEVHETIA 2011)
BALLADY NA KONIEC SWIATA (NINTH FLOOR 2006)
SNY (DEBIES 2004)
Reinkarnasja (GK 1999)
Adam Oleś, Michał Miśkiewicz, Michał Tokaj, Michał Jaros, Sebastian Frankiewicz, Radosław Nowicki, Tomasz Kałwak, Bogusz Wekka, Damian Kurasz, Robert Kubiszyn, Tomasz Szukalski, Piotr Wyleżoł, Sławomir Kurkiewicz, Krzysztof Dziedzic
Grzegorz Karnas - voice, Michał Tokaj - piano, Michał Jaros - bass, Sebastian Frankiewicz - drums
ninth floor productions
Os. Księcia Władysława 5F/20
44-240 Zory, Poland
phone.: +48 728 344 846