Jan 14, 2014. A day of Awards and celebration

That was a day of celebration. On January 14 Tomasz Stanko was awarded two prestigious prizes.

Paszport Polityki (Polityka’s Passport) is an annual prestigious Polish award presented by the weekly magazine PolitykaTomasz Stanko was prized in a special category, “Creator of Culture”,  given for an outstanding contribution to the promotion of culture. He was awarded for creating a unique style, work and interact in the arts, the ability to reconcile tradition and avant-garde. For expanding the boundaries of jazz and at the same time broadening its audience.

Below the photos for the Ceremony.

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The same day in Paris l’Académie du jazz chaired by François Lacharme, awarded its prize for the year 2013. Tomasz Stanko was prized Prix du Musicien Européen rewarded for his work and recent events.

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Below  a “Thank you” for the award, including a short tune with a special dedication for the Jazz Academy.

Tune for Jazz Academy

 

 

 

 

December Avenue

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Tomasz Stanko New York Quartet December Avenue

DREAM PROJECT

"Music it is a kind of dream." Beautiful video clip for a charity DREAM PROJECT.

Reportage

A few nice picks from the Festival in Sarajevo

Grand Central

An animation to a tune "Grand Central" from "Dark Eyes" album

Polin

Tomasz Stańko "Polin" Music for Polin - Museum of The History of Polish Jews

Honorary prize 2014 from The German Record Critics’ Award Association

Tomasz Stanko received one of the tree honorary prizes 2014 given by the ‘Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik’ (PdSK), an independent association of more than 140 journalists from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as it was announced on January 15th in Bonn. With the award the jury acknowledges Stanko’s lifelong work as Polands most important jazz ambassador [...]