Quarantine Jazz. Krzysztof Lenczowski, Cellist
Friday, April 16th @ 11 am
Krzysztof Lenczowski – born in 1986 in Krakow, is a graduate of the Fryderyk Chopin Music University in Warsaw in the cello class of prof. Tomasz Strahl and Rafał Kwiatkowski. From April 2008 to November 2009, he was a member of the Polish Orchestra Sinfonia Iuventus, and from February 2009 to January 2015 he was part of the Warsaw Cellonet Group conducted by prof. Andrzej Bauer. He also plays the guitar – he graduated from the Post-Secondary College of Jazz. H. Majewski in Warsaw in the class of prof. Piotr Lemański.
Lenczowski, as a member of his own bands, as well as a session musician, recorded over 50 albums, including two original albums – "Internal Melody" (the first Polish jazz record signed with the cellist's name, which in 2016 was awarded Fryderyk in the "Jazz Phonographic Debut of the Year" category), and "Rzeczy osobiste" (released in July 2018, the album being a studio record of a solo recital). Between the years 2014 – 2018, he won five times the "Jazz Top" – Jazz Forum Magazine plebiscite in the category "others
instruments". Since 2010, the Atom String Quartet – the leading Polish jazz band and one of the most interesting string quartets in the world – remains the basic artistic activity of the artist.
This program is sponsored by Krystyna Piorkowska Foundation.