© Hanna Linkowska
The Franco-Polish quartet LUMPEKS plays a music at the crossroads of jazz and
traditional dance music from central Poland. After a first opus very well received by the critics and the public, the group returns with a new repertoire – POLONEZ, collected directly from musicians during their various trips to the Polish countryside during their various trips to the Polish countryside.
Lumpeks is a winner of the Polish Radio’s Nowa Tradycja 2019 competition.
“The powerful traditional Polish themes are taken up by Lumpeks (…) sounding as if Ornette Coleman’s quartet came from the region of Radom.” (Peter Margasak)
“The music of Lumpeks is characterized by its free, courageous, inventive and intuitive interpretation of the music of the group, courageous, inventive and intuitive interpretation of Polish traditional music.” (Piotr Kędziorek)
Members of the band
singing and percussions
Culture Jazz, Lumpeks
Ruch Muzyczny, Lumpeks
Le Labo, Marseille (FR)