Anna Maria Jopek, one of Poland’s best-known singers, comes to Bremen for the Gala Concert of the world’s biggest jazz trade fair Jazzahead!
She has previously performed with Pat Metheny, Branford Marsalis, and Gonzalo Rubalcaba. And as Poland is jazzahead!’s partner country this year, she brings with her no less famous Polish pianist Leszek Możdżer.
Anna Maria Jopek and Leszek Możdżer are both classically educated. They share admiration for Polish music and a great many-year friendship on stage. This gala concert is a rare joint appearance and a special premiere: A salute to the masters, styles and genres of Polish music that have shaped their artistic personalities. Expect references to Chopin, Szymanowski and Mazurkas.