Biography

Piotr Domagała – jazz musician, guitarist and composer, author of original jazz and Slavic folk music projects. His music is an experimental fusion of stylistic, technical and compositional elements of modern jazz, classical music and improvisation. Piotr Domagała plays on various guitars – acoustic, electric and 12string – demonstrates plethora of guitar playing techniques taking audience into the world of modern music with a completely original and fresh approach.

As a leader Piotr Domagała recorded five jazz albums gained enthusiastic critical response. He has performed at many Polish and European jazz festival (Great Britain, Germany, France, Slovakia, Austria), also cooperated with distinguished artists such as Pat Metheny, Margueritte Juenemann, Silesian String Quartet, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, The Polish Jazz Orchestra. In addition, he is a guitar class lecturer at Jazz Institute of Academy of Music in Katowice, which he has graduated from in 2012 with PhD.

Reviews:

“Piotr Domagała as a guitarist stands alone among other musicians playing on this instrument in Poland. Not only he is a true virtuoso but his mature artistic vision encompassing as much jazz, as Slav folk and worldmusic, unites all these influences into one unique language unmistakably his own.”

“Piotr Domagała – is one of big wave of strong and creative flock of guitarists coming in recent years to our market. Moreover his voice is individual and like no other player on Polish scene and can be described as having roots in tradition of great virtuoso classical guitarists but speaking in language of jazz with strong blues and cool jazz accents.”