Michał Jaros

About the artist

Graduate of Warsaw’s Fryderyk Chopin Music School Jazz Studies Program and the Jazz Institute of the Katowice Academy of Music. Competitions in which he has participated and won awards include:

Grand Prix at the Jazz on the Oder Festival in 1996, Jazz Juniors Cracow in 2002 and the “Swinging Raven” Award at Hot Jazz Spring Czestochowa in 2003. 

 
He participated at many important festivals all over the world such as Jazz Jamboree, Jazz nad Odrą, Jazz Juniors, Vocingers Żory, Grzegorz Karnas Quintet, Pomorska Jesień Jazzowa, Zmagania Jazzowe, Crest Jazz Vocal Festival Amiens Jazz Festival Baku Jazz Festival, Jazz Bez, Ethno Jazz Festival, Jazz Fest Brno,  Kaunas Jazz Festival,  Jazzy Colors Festival, Kulturama Jazz Fest, Novum Jazz Festiwal, EuroMed Music Festival III.

 
Throughout his career he performed with majority of Poland’s premiere jazz musicians in almost all Europe such as Terence Blanchard, Ishmael Wadada Leo Smith, Ronnie Cuber, Judy Bady, David Linx, Patricia Barber, Dorużka, Jerome Sabbagh, Janusz Muniak, Zbigniew Namysłowski, Artur Dutkiewicz, Maciej Sikała, Piotr Baron, Grażyna Auguścik, Grzegorz Karnas, Bernard Maseli, Michał Tokaj, Marek Dyjak, Piotr Wojtasik.