Adam Pieronczyk

Adam Pierończyk known as “one of the greatest innovators in Polish jazz”, performs in all parts of the world and has won numerous awards. In 2015 he was named, for the 11th consecutive year, as Jazz Forum magazine's “Best Soprano Saxophonist”. He has been nominated 18 times for Poland's “Fryderyk” award (Polish Grammy) in altogether 12 categories, winning the 2 most important statuettes - “Jazz Musician of The Year” and “Jazz Album of The Year”. He served as Artistic Director for the Jazz aux Oudayas festival in Rabat, Morocco in 2004-2005, and as Artistic Director of the Sopot Jazz Festival in Poland - 2011-2015. He also composes music for theater productions.

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'Adam Pieronczyk is Poland's most interesting saxophonist today.' - Gazeta Wyborcza

'This saxophonist is one of the jazzmen currently defining the shape of Polish jazz in the 21st Century' - Newsweek

'Pieronczyk is an outstanding Polish jazz artist who is reaching a progressively wider circle of jazz fans.' - Audio 'Adam Pieronczyk is a discovery, for he has a lovely warm tone and a clever imagination, but he can also blow for the borders.' - Cadence NY 'Adam Pieronczyk is among the very finest of the Polish jazz scene

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