A music project, that presents a wide spectrum of Polish musicians from the jazz & avantgarde scene.
It also helps in establishing cultural cooperation and integrates artists from many countries. The project aims at refreshing the image of the Polish jazz music on the international arena. The project comprises the festival and Polish jazz days (JPP Festival), independent promoter (JPP ON TOUR) and the record label (JPP Records).
JPP has so far organized Polish concerts at 2012 Copenhagen Jazz Festival (Denmark), 2013 JazzBerlin (Germany), 2014 & 2015 Jazzmeile Thüringen (Germany), as well as at the 2015 Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival (Scotland). „ON TOUR” edition was launched with the Imagination Quartet’s China tour in 2014, Michał Milczarek Trio’s performance in Germany in 2015 and PInk Freud & Jazzpospolita Live in China tour 2015 (Beijing Nine Gates, Oct-Loft Festival). The first CD released by JPP Records was the Imagination Quartet’s album „Live in China”. JPP has been founded and coordinated by Jakub Krzeszowski and supported by Plateaux Foundation.
The proposed program is always versatile, vibrant and vital. There is no doubt that music from behind the former Iron Curtain has energy and potential, which the world is only now coming to realize. JAZZ PO POLSKU gives jazz lovers around the world a taste of this uniqueness.
JAZZ PO POLSKU has been co-organized in cooperation with such institutions as: Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, Adam Mickiewicz Institute, Polish Institutes in Beijing and Berlin; Polish-German Cooperation Foundation, Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Edinburgh, Guangzhou, Hongkong, Polish Embassy in Copenhagen and international partners as AG Jazzmeile Thüringen, Chinese Jazz Musician Association, Nine Gates Festival, OCT-Loft Festival, Huset-KBH Denmark, JazzDanmark and Sundance Music Denmark.
The nearest editions of the JPP will take place in October 2016 in China..