Jan Kopinski

Jan Kopinski has 25 years experience in performing and recording as leader and producer within a number of projects.These include PINSKI ZOO, MIRRORS REFLEKTOR LIVE SOUNDTRACKS to film, KOPINSKI & KONIKIEWICZ GHOSTMUSIC PINSKI ZOO 7, PZBASSCORP, JAN KOPINSKI QUARTET.

Jan has toured extensively in the UK as well as Poland, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, France, Austria, Italy, Norway and New York; he has also recorded various sessions for radio, fillm and TV. His RECORDINGS, 11 albums and 2 singles include, -PINSKI ZOO EARTH ZONE K GHOST MUSIC

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”... Kopinski is one of Britain's few authentic voices on saxophone.” - Ben Watson, Hi- Fi News & Record Review

“... one of the UK's instantly identifiable saxophonists.” - Chris Parker, Jazzwise

“Pinski Zoo deserves mega-stardom because it not only funked your socks off but forsaw future developments in jazz fusion”- John Fordham, The Guardian

“At full throttle, there's no sound as full-blooded or as viscerally powerful as Pinski Zoo's” Chris Parker JazzUK

From the outset there’s a lovely convergence of materials and approaches, the Eastern European-flavored opening theme gradually giving way to Kopinski’s Trane-like flutters

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Primary Instrument

Sax, tenor

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Clinic/Workshop Information

workshops and masterclases, music to silent film. Including workshops for Universities, Colleges and Youth projects

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