Polish jazz superstar Dudziak to sing in Warsaw’s Old Town
July 17, 2014
One of the most recognizable names in Polish jazz, Urszula Dudziak and her SuperBand will give a concert in Warsaw July 19 as part of Jazz in the Old Town international open-air festival.
Dudziak ranks among the world’s top jazz vocalists. She has recorded around 50 albums and collaborated with the likes of Herbie Hancock, Jaco Pastorius, Ron Carter, Nina Simone, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Sting.
Now in its 20th year, the Jazz in the Old Town international open-air festival is widely regarded as an inseparable part of the summer season in Warsaw and one of the city’s biggest tourist attractions.
Festival concerts are held every Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the atmospheric setting of the Old Town Square. Admission is free.
As in previous years, the organizers promise a variety of jazz genres, from mainstream and world jazz to modern jazz, fusion and flamenco jazz. This year’s highlights include concerts by Jacky Terrasson, Joey Calderazzo, the Reis-Demuth-Wiltgen Trio, Urszula Dudziak, Mike Stern, and Bill Evans.