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Michal Wierzgon is inventive and very interactive, has a good overview and is the driving force of his band.
Jury
European Jazz Competition, Netherlands

ABOUT MICHAł

Born in 1994 (Czech Republic), Michał is an aspiring young jazz drummer currently studying in Austria. He is a member of several notable bands (Purple is the Color, Harry Sokal and others) and is actively performing on the Austrian and Czech music scene.

Michał has garnered a top recognition at various international jazz competitions. In 2015, he won a prize for the ”Best Soloist” within European Jazz Competition in the Netherlands.  He has also won an “individual award” in the international competition at the Krokus Jazz Festival as well as many other awards and prizes.
 
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UPCOMING SHOWS

4.1.2019

w/ Harry Sokal @ kultur-forum-amthof

Feldkirchen in Kärnten, Austria

10.1.2019

w/ E C H O Boomer 3 @ PUB[lic]

Vienna, Austria

11.1.2019

w/ Harry Sokal @ Porgy & Bess

Vienna, Austria

17.1.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Session Jam

Ried, Austria

20.1.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Sounday Sounds

Vienna, Austria

10.2.2019

w/ E C H O Boomer 7 @ Musik Salon

Salzburg, Austria

22.2.2019

w/ Harry Sokal @ Jazz Bayreuth

Bayreuth, Germany

23.2.2019

w/ Harry Sokal @ Cafe Museum

Passau, Germany

5.3.2019

w/ Peter O'Mara @ Bruckneruni JIM Workshop

Linz, Austria

18.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Izmir International Jazz Festival

Izmir, Turkey

19.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Bodrum

Bodrum, Turkey

20.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Austrian Culture Forum Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey

22.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Atelier Warschenhofergut

Gallneukirchen, Austria

23.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ One Take Sessions

Linz, Austria

31.3.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazz Fest Brno

Brno, Czech Republic

4.4.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Brennkammer // Porgy&Bess

Vienna, Austria

5.4.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Brennkammer // Porgy&Bess

Vienna, Austria

6.4.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Brennkammer // Porgy&Bess

Vienna, Austria

13.4.2019

w/ E C H O Boomer 7 @ Jazzwerkstatt Fest

Graz, Austria

26.4.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazzlounge // Landestheater

Linz, Austria

3.5.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Rekovice

Frenštát p.R, Czech Republic

5.6.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazz Juniors (Klub Parník)

Ostrava, Czech Republic

6.6.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ MusicLAB

Brno, Czech Republic

27.6.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazz Festival Baden

Baden, Austria

27.6.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazz Festival Baden

Baden, Austria

10.8.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Nisville International Jazz Festival

Nisville, Serbia

27.9.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Jazz & Wine

Poysdorf, Austria

14.11.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ ProDiagonal

Lambach, Austria

29.11.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ Traismauer

Traismauer, Austria

3.12.2019

w/ Purple is the Color @ METRO Music Bar

Brno, Czech Republic

PROJECTS

PURPLE IS THE COLOR

SIDEMAN / COMPOSER

HARRY SOKAL

SIDEMAN

BERÁNCI A VLCI

SIDEMAN

E C H O BOOMER

SIDEMAN

STARMAN

COMPOSITION & PRODUCTION

Nowadays, Michał has to be named as top young drummers in the European jazz scene. He has a very personal artistic message in his time feel and freeness in his playing which anytime feeds my soul.
Harry Sokal
Legendary austrian jazz saxophonist

ABOUT MICHAł

Photos by: Eva Bebko, Szymon Ratajczyk, Mani Froh & Petr Král

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