Decyzją międzynarodowego jury, zdobywcą Grand Prix tegorocznej edycji zostało Marcin Pater Trio. Tytuły laureatów powędrował również do RASP Lovers oraz RAME Jazz Quintet z Włoch.
Representatives of various prestigious festivals, jazz clubs, concert agencies and publishers from all over the world will observe the young jazz musicians competing in Jazz Juniors. The festival stage will host jazz premieres, and the competition finale will be the amazing project “Tribute to Tomasz Stańko.”
Two Polish young jazz bands finished yesterday the stage of auditions for the Jazz Juniors International Exchange competition: Jan Kantner Quartet and Quantum Trio. As part of the showcase, we could see combos from Belgium, Italy, and Poland. In Harris Piano Jazz Bar, another phonographic premiere. This time performed by Stanisław Słowiński Quintet.
The Poland-based Vibe Quartet and Mario Rafael Trio from Hungary are the next two bands that took part in auditions for the Jazz Juniors International Exchange competition. The premiere showcase included artists from Poland, Germany, and Russia, whereas the festival Harris Piano Jazz Bar hosted the premiere of Mateusz Smoczyński’s album “Metamorphoses”.