Katowice JazzArt Festival

Despite the short history, Katowice JazzArt Festival has established its genuine label, as well as solid position within the whole gamut of cultural events in Silesia region and in the whole country. The Festival is expanding each year, featuring real legends and exploring new lands, far beyond jazz. In last editions such artists as Polar Bear, Roberto Fonseca, Eric Truffaz, Neil Cowley or Jan Garbarek performed in various venues in Katowice.

Artistic Director:
Plac Sejmu Slaskiego 2
40-032 Katowice
Phone: +48 885 340 700


Katowice JazzArt Festival 2017

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Mon, 24/04/2017 - 10:16
6th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival will take place between 25th and 30th April with the grand finale on International Jazz Day. Opening with "Norwegian 24/7", young Eropean scene, projects with local music ensembles, exhibition "Old and Unwise" - graphics by Steve Byram and photographs by Tim Berne, label talk, jazz movies,... read more

Henryk Mikołaj Górecki’s 3rd Symphony reinterpreted by Colin Stetson’s in Katowice

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 16:34
For the first time in Poland an American saxophonist and multireedist Colin Stetson will perform his post-rock interpretation of Henryk Mikołaj Górecki’s 3rd Symphony in Katowice the 18th of December.  The most famous polish composer Henryk Mikołaj Górecki created his ‘Symphony of Sorrowful Songs’ in 1977. It became... read more

5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:27
25 - 30 April 2016, International Jazz Day.  Katowice, Poland. The 5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival starts and finishes with the strong Scandinavian kick off. The whole program, however, differs from subtle piano solo of Jack DeJohnette, ladino chants performed by Yasmin Levy and the whole range of greatest Polish... read more

4. Katowice JazzArt Festival 2015

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Fri, 20/03/2015 - 13:35
  4th edition of Katowice's finest JazzArt Festival is coming soon. From 21st till 30th April we will join concerts, lectures, workshops and movie screenings in several venues. Details to find on www.jazzartfestival.eu