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michał
tokaj

pianist
Born in Warsaw, where he currently continues to live. Graduate of the Karol Szymanowski School of Music in Warsaw, as well as the Jazz Institute of the Katowice Academy of Music.
He is the winner of numerous awards, including First Prize at the International Jazz Improvisation Contest in Katowice. He played all over the world and recorded with many of Poland's top jazz musicians, as well as internationally renowned stars like Eddie Henderson, Victor Lewis and Bennie Maupin. To date, he has recorded one album of his own music - "Bird Alone", released in Japan. The album won a Fryderyk Award in “the Jazz Album of the Year” category. "One of the pillars of the younger side of jazz piano playing in Poland". Culinarily gifted both for cooking and eating.

www.myspace.com/michaltokaj