Tomasz Lach Santander Jazz nad Odrą Festival Gallery
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A meeting with author – Tomasz Lach

26.04, Barbara

To celebrate the UNESCO Year of Krzysztof Komeda, the programme also features two concerts with new arrangements of works by this outstanding musician and composer. Tribute to Komeda is a project by Andrzej Jagodziński, who decided to collaborate with two excellent jazz singers: Grażyna Auguścik and Agnieszka Wilczyńska. Sławek Jaskułke Sextet will present Komeda Recomposed, an album, which serves as an interpretation and reference to the work of Krzysztof Komeda.

What is more, the events accompanying the festival will include a meeting with Tomasz Lach, an artist, visual artist, photographer and journalist. He was of Zofia Komedowa, wife of Krzysztof Trzciński, also known as Komeda, from her first marriage, and he was also raised by Krzysztof from the age of 6. Lach wrote fictionalised memories about Komeda and his milieu entitled „Ostatni tacy przyjaciele. Komeda. Hłasko. Niziński” and „Kumpel. O Komedzie, Zośce i innych”, he also published memoirs by Zofia Komedowa-Trzcińska titled „Nietakty. Mój czas, mój jazz”.

Admission is free.