2015 and Earlier

JANUARY 2015

January 6, 2015 NOSPR in Katowice, Poland – Stan Breckenridge joined Jazz Band Ball Orchestra for a concert in the world-class concert venue in Katowice, Poland
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January 10-11, 2015 New Year’s Eve Concert in Poznan, Poland – Stan Breckenridge joined the AMU Chamber Choir under the direction of prof. Krzysztof Szydzisz for a performed titled “Let’s Swing.”
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January 14, 2015 Performance for U.S. Consul General Ellen Germain and guests in Krakow, Poland – Jeszcze ciepła, pełna emocji,fotorelacja z drugiego spotkania naszego Youth Council. W dzisiejszym programie popołudniowym Konsul Generalna Ellen Germain opowiedziała o swojej niezwykłej drodze do dyplomacji a pózniej koncert Profesora Stana Breckenridge’a przeniósł nas w świat jazzu i bluesa prosto z USA:).
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January 19, 2015 New CD Release Concert in Radom, Poland – Klaudia Kowalik and Stan Brefckenridge gave a concert performing selections from their new CD titled Jazz is Alive!.
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January 30, 2015 Polish Fulbright Mid-Year Meetings and New Year’s Jazz Concert – Stan Breckenridge performed as a solist, as well as with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra, and Klaudia Kowalik at the Etnographic Museum in Warsaw.
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FEBRUARY 2015

February 10, 2015 Black History Month Event, California State University, Fullerton. USA – Dr. Stan Breckenridge (pianist) demonstrating the significance of jazz during the Harlem Renaissance for the Black History Month event at California State University, Fullerton, USA.
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JULY 2015

July 5, 2015 Niedziela Nowoorleańską  – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Krakow, Poland
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July 5, 2015 Siewierz Blues na Zamku  – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Siewierz, Poland
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July 16, 2015 Letni Festiwal Jazzowy Piwnicy pod Baranami – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Krakow, Poland

July 17, 2015 Jarosław Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Jarosław, Poland
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July 18, 2015 Przemyśl Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Przemyśl, Poland
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July 19, 2015 Radom Open-Air Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Radom, Poland
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July 24, 2015 Człuchów Polish Boogie Festival – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Człuchów, Poland,
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July 25, 2015 Suwałki ROZMARINO – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Dobrołęka, Poland

July 26, 2015 Giżycko Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Giżycko, Poland
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July 29, 2015 Open-Air Concert in Kaunas, Lithuania – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Lithuania
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July 30, 2015 Open-Air Concert in Tourage, lithuania – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Lithuania

AUGUST 2015

August 7, 2015 Iława Old Jazz Meeting Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Iława, Poland

August 8, 2015 Dobrołęka Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Dobrołęka, Poland

August 9, 2015 Wegorzewo Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Wegorzewo, Poland

August 14, 2015 Harris Piano Jazz Club Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with his trio at the Harris Piano Jazz Club in Krakow, Poland

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August 22, 2015 Rybnik Concert – Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Rybnik, Poland

2014 – 2014 – 2014

February 20, 2014 Tarnów Music School.

Stan Breckenridge returned to Zespole Szkół Muzycznych in Tarnów to give a concert for students, faculty, and staff. The event is organized by the U.S. Consulate General, Krakow, Poland.
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JANUARY 2014

Academic Year 2013-2014 Extended U.S. Fulbright Scholar Grant.

Stan Breckenridge’s U.S. Distinguished Chair Fulbright Scholar Award was extended through the 2013-2014 academic year in Poland. He is currently lecturing at Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland.
January 16, 2014 Amerykański Jazz w Lubartowie.

Stan Breckenridge participated in a Christmas concert that featured various performances such as children’s choir, teenage vocal and guitar duet, teenage vocal ensemble, and a male choir.
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January 23, 2014 Performance at the Krakow Music School for the persons with visual impairments .

Stan Breckenridge returned this year to this music school and gave a concert for students, faculty, and staff. Also, he along with two members of the Consulate General’s Office in Krakow served as judges for an English contest regarding the history of New York.
January 28, 2014 Spotkanie stypendystów Fulbrighta u Konsul Generalnej Ellen Germain w Krakowie.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert for the Polish-U.S. Fulbright Scholar Mid-Year Evalucation at the residence of Consulate General Ellen Germain, Krakow, Poland.
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FEBRUARY 2014

February 13, 2014 JAZZ CLUB Pod Baranami’s.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Krakow, Poland
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February 20, 2014 Tarnów Music School.

Stan Breckenridge returned to Zespole Szkół Muzycznych in Tarnów to give a concert for students, faculty, and staff. The event is organized by the U.S. Consulate General, Krakow, Poland.
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February 22, 2014 KONCERTY URODZINOWE – PROGRAM 5. FESTIWALU Z OKAZJI URODZIN FRYDERYKA CHOPINA.

Stan Breckenridge performed (vocal and piano) jazz and soul-stylizations of Chopin, original compositions, and selections from noted jazz composers.
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February 26, 2014 Stan Breckenridge with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra, Krakow.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra (JBBO) in Krakow.
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February 27, 2014 AmC, RKŚTiG “Łaźnia” oraz Uniwersytet Technologiczno – Humanistyczny w Radomiu, Wydz.

Filologiczny – zapraszają na wykład otwarty dr Stana Stan L Breckenridge, Phd. (stypendysta prestiżowej Polsko-Amerykańskiej Komisji Fulbrighta, artysta muzyk, producent muzyczny, wykładowca akademicki) pt.: AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC – A REPRESENTATION OF AMERICAN IDENTITY. Wykład odbędzie się w j. angielskim. Po wykładzie chętnych zapraszamy do dyskusji z artystą. Spotkanie odbędzie się 27.02. o godzinie 12:00 w budynku UTH, przy ul.Chrobrego 31, aula duża. Osoby spoza uczelni uprzejmie prosimy o rejestrację pod adresem: library.acradom@gmail.com Szczegółowe informacje na temat wydarzenia także pod nr tel: (48) 381 67 88 W imieniu wszystkich organizatorów – serdecznie zapraszamy!.
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MARCH 2014

March 7, 2014 Harris Piano Jazz Bar, Krakow.

STAN BRECKENRIDGE TRIO, featuring Stan Breckenridge – vocal and piano; Grzegorz Bąk – double bass; Filip Mozul – drums performed blues, jazz, and soul.
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March 15, 2014 Puławski Ośrodek Kultury “Dom Chemika”

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra at this blues festival in Puławy, Poland.
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March 16, 2014 Biłgorajskie Centrum Kultury.

A concert featuring Jazz Band Ball Orchestra with Stan Breckenridge.
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March 16, 2014 JBBO & Stan Breckenridge at Restauracja Willi w Decjusza, Krakow.

A concert featuring Jazz Band Ball Orchestra with Stan Breckenridge.
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March 19, 2014 American Corner Łódź 10th Anniversary Celebration.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik gave a concert in celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the American Corner in Łódź, Poland.
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APRIL 2014

April 1, 2014 Concert at the Institute of Jazz in Katowice, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert to students, faculty, and staff at the Institute of Jazz in Katowice.
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April 2, 2014 Vocal Workshop at the Institute of Jazz in Katowice, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a vocal workshop to students at the Institute of Jazz in Katowice.
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April 7, 2014 Concert at the Europa Hotel in Lublin, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik gave a concert to attendees at the PASE Conference in Lublin, Poland.
April 8, 2014 Concert at Chatka Zaka, Lublin Poland.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik gave a concert as part of the 50th Anniversary of the English Institute at the University of Marie Curie Sklodowska (UMCS). The event took place in Chatka Zaka, Lublin.
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April 12, 2014 GALI 50-LECIA JAZZ NAD ODRA in Wroclaw, Poland.

Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge performed for the 50th Anniversary of this historic jazz festival. In 1964 this festival was a contest where Jazz Band Ball Orchestra took first place. Since then they are invited to perform as honored guests.
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April 13, 2014 Fiharmonia Opolska JBBO & Stanley Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra performed a full concert at the Philharmonic in Opole, Poland.
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April 23, 2014 Stan Breckenridge Concert Miejsce: Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna w Tomaszowie Lubelskim

Stan Breckenridge gave two concerts at the Dom Kultury y Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna in Tomaszow Lubelski, Poland.
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April 26, 2014 Stan Breckenridge Concert at the 111th Anniversary, Poznań, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert in celebration of the 111th Anniversary of the English Institute at the Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu.
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April 27, 2014 African American Music: A Representation of American Identity, Poznań.

Stan Breckenridge presented a lecture-demoinstration in celebration of the 111th Anniversary of the English Institute at the Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu.
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April 29, 2014 Music Workshop, Poznan.

Stan Breckenridge gave a music workshop to music students of various levels in Poznan, Poland.
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MAY 2014

May 1, 2014 Concert in Brzozow: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra gave a concert in Brzozow, Poland.
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May 2, 2014 Concert in Zakopane: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra gave a concert in Zakopane, Poland.
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May 3, 2014 Concert in Tomaszów Mazowiecki: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra gave a concert in Mazowiecki, Poland.
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May 9, 2014 African American Music: A Representation of American Identity, Rzeszów, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a lecture-demoinstration for the Academic Teacher’s of English Conference in Rzeszów.
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May 17-18, 2014 Concerts in Slavakia and Hungary: Wojciech Karolak, Stan Breckenridge, and members of Jazz Band Ball Orchestra.

Stan Breckenridge joined the renown Polish jazz organist Wojciech Karolak, along with members of JBBO for concerts in Slovakia and Hungary.
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May 23, 2014 Concert in Zamość: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra gave a concert in Zamość, Poland.
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May 24, 2014 Concert in Chełm: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra gave a concert in Chełm, Poland.
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May 31, 2014 IX Międzynarodowy Festiwal Jazzu Tradycyjnego Hot Jazz Spring Częstochowa, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Band Ball Orchestra performed for this great annual event.
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JUNE 2014

June 4, 2014 Concert in Wałbrzych: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in concert.
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June 5, 2014 Concert Legnica Centrum Kultury: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge..

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in concert.
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June 6, 2014 Concert at Wałbrzych Klub Apropos: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge and Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in concert.
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June 13, 2014 Concert: Harris Piano Jazz Club in Krakow.

The Stan Breckenridge Trio performed at the renowned Harris Jazz Piano Jazz Club in Krakow, Poland.
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June 20, 2014 Concert in Łódź.

Stan Breckenridge performs at Helenow Park in Łódź.
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June 27, 2014 Concert in Krynica: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in a concert in Krynica, Poland.
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June 28, 2014 Vocal Workshop in Muszyna.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a vocal workshop to individuals of various levels at a cultural center in Muszyna, Poland.
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June 28, 2014 Concert in Muszyna: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in a concert in Muszyna, Poland.
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JULY 2014

July 6, 2014 Concert in Krakow: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra on the occasion of Niedziela Nowoorleanska na Rynku w Krakowie, Poland.
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July 8, 2014 Letni Festiwal Jazzowy in Krakow.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra for the Letni Pestiwal Jazzowy w Piwnicy pod Baranami in Krakow, Poland.
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July 11, 2014 Concert in Tarnów: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in a concert in Tarnów, Poland.
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July 12, 2014 Concert in Czchow: Jazz Band Ball Orchestra and Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra in a concert in Czchow, Poland.
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July 14, 2014 Vocal Workshop in Gdańsk: Stan Breckenridge.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a vocal workshop to interestd professional-minded individuals. See details for contact information if you’re interested in particupating.
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July 15, 2014 Concert in Gdańsk; Stan Breckenridge nd Klaudia Kowalik.

Stan Breckenridge and Klaudia Kowalik will be giving their final performance in Poland this year.
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July 27, 2014 Landstuhl Burg Jazz in Germany.

Stan Breckenridge will be joining Jazz Band Ball Orchestra for the Landstuhl Burg Jazz event in Landstuhl, Germany.
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2013 ……….JANUARY 2013

Academic Year 2012-2013 U.S. Fulbright Scholar.

U.S. Distinguished Chair Fulbright Award to teach at the Univesity of Marie Curie Sklodowskiej in Lublin, Poland.
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January 27, 2013 11:00 PM – 1:00 AM Radio Lublin Live with Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge.

Radio Lublin personality Magdalena Fijałkowska disusses African American Music with Stan Breckenridge, and also premiers his new CD titled Out of Love For Jazz – recorded live in Lublin, Poland on December 12, 2013.
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FEBRUARY 2013

February 2, 2013 Stan Breckenridge Benefit Concert.

A concert that benefits student scholarships at Irvine Valley College. In 2013 The vocal trio Aoide will be the featured artists.
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February 19, 2013 Grand Opening of the American Corner in Lublin.

In order of appearance on the program, President of Lublin Krzysztof Zuk, City Library Director Piotr Tokarczuk, Ambassador Stephen Mull, Marta Cichorzewska, Coordinator of American Corner Lublin were present, as well as other distinguished guests in celebration of the official opening of the American Corner in Lublin. Stan Breckenridge concluded the program with a performance of selected material.
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February 25, 2013 Music Academy Krakow.

Stan Breckenridge gave a presentation and master class in the department of jazz at the prestigious music academy in Krakow. A special meeting was planned with music academy faculty, as well as undergraduate and graduate students.
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February 26, 2013 Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna II stopnia , im W. Żeleńskiego w Krakowie .

Master classes in piano and voice, and a performance-lecture was the focus of this engagement. This event was organized by Majka Brzostek from the Consulate General’s Office in Krakow.
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February 27, 2013 Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna I i II stopnia, im. F. Chopina w Opolu ul. Strzelców Bytomskich 18, Krakow.

Stan Breckenridge gave a couple of master classes in piano and voice, and a performance-lecture. This event was organized by Majka Brzostek from the Consulate General’s Office in Krakow.
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February 28, 2013 Uniwersytet Śląski, Katowicach.

This is Stan Breckenridge’s second visit to this wonderful university. A performance-lecture on a selected topic concerning music performance was the focus. This event was organized by Majka Brzostek from the Consular General’s Office in Krakow.
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March 1, 2013 Performance at the Krakow Music School for the persons with visual impairments .

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert to students, faculty, and staff.
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March 1, 2013 Performance at the Residence of the Consulate General of the United States Ellen German in Krakow.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert to Consulate General Ellen Germain and distingished guests at the Consulate’s residence in Krakow.
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MARCH 2013

March 15, 2013 Zespół Szkół Muzycznych, Biała Podlaska.

Stan Breckenridge did three activities: 1. Jazz workshop for pianist and singers, 2. Lecture on Jazz, blues, and soul, and 3. Concert. Young Polish blues, Jazz, and soul singer (and violinist) Klaudia Kowalik (from Radom) joined Stan Breckenridge on the Friday evening concert.
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March 19, 2013 Radom.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik gave a concert at the Łaźnia Radomski Klub, Radomw.
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March 25, 2013 Niedźwiada (Lubartów).

Stan Breckenridge will be the American and Fulbright Scholar representative for a competition that summarized various knowledge concerning the USA. The competition entailed students from 8 different Gimnazjums (middle school age) acroos the region. Breckenridge will also be giving a mini-concert for the select audience.
March 27, 2013 Łódź.

Stan Breckenridge will be participating in the drama “To Die in Athens//Umrzeć w Atenach” an adaptation from Greek tragedy by Dara Weinberg including choral music by Tomasz Krzyżanowski. The free event begins at 6:00 PM at the Teatr Chorea, Fabryka Sztuki ul. Tymienieckiego 3, Łódź. This event is being produced as part of the “Dotknij Teatru” (Touch Theater) festival in Łódź.
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March 31, 2013 Radio Lublin Live with Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge.

Radio Lublin personality Magdalena Fijałkowska discussed with Stan Breckenridge on the Evolution of Gospel Music in America.The program is timely in that it occurred on Easter Sunday.
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APRIL 2013

April 13, 2013 Mega Jam Session at the Club Graffiti, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be participating in a Jam Session of blues, jazz, and soul music at the renowned Club Graffiti in Lublin. All 9 CDs including his latest two releases (Out of Love For Jazz and All About Jazz, featuring Klaudia Kowalik) will be available for purchase.
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April 28, 2013 (23:00-24:00 a.k.a. 11:00-12:00 midnight) Radio Lublin Live with Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge.

Radio Lublin personality Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge will discuss the relevance of gospel music to soul music of the 1960s. The discussion is a follow-up of the show on March 31, 2013 (Easter Sunday) titled the Evolution of Gospel Music in America.
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MAY 2013

May 9, 2014 Czech Republic and Southern Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a number of workshops and masterclasses on blues, jazz, and soul piano and vocal stylizations. In the evenings he will be joining an accomplished grou[p of Polish muisicians for several concerts in the Czech Republic and Southern Poland (such as Zakopone).
May 6, 2013 Ukraine.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a concert during his first visit to the Ukraine. Recorded live, the concert will feature new compositions by Stan Breckenridge that will be on a subsequen album thtiledStan Breckenridge Live in Ukraine.
May 9, 2013 I Festiwal Piosenki w Języku Angielskim „Let’s sing!”, Józefowie, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge was the American representative for the 1st Festival of English Songs organized by the primary school at the Szkoła Podstawowa im. Mieczysława Romanowskiego w Józefowie i Miejski Ośrodek Kultury.
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May 15, 2013 Concert in Krosno, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert a part of the American Days Festival in Krosno, sponsored by the Consulate General General of the United States in Krakow, Poland.
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May 16, 2013 ZESPÓŁ SZKÓŁ MUZYCZNYCH im. I. J. PADEREWSKIEGO w KROŚNIE, POLSKA.

Stan Breckenridge gave a performance-lecture at a music school in Krosno.
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May 18, 2013 Lublin, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed spirituals and gospel music at a religious event at the Centrum Kongresowe, Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Lublinie.
May 22, 2013 BLUESROADS FESTIWAL in Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a performance-lecture on blues music among a varied and enthusiastic audiene in Krakow.
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May 24, 2013 BLUESROADS FESTIWAL in Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik, joined by Polish musicians, performed selections from their new album titled All About Jazz: Live in Poland as part of the Bluesroad Festival in Krakow.
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May 26, 2013 (18:00-20:00 a.k.a. 6:00-8:00 PM) Radio Lublin Live with Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge.

Radio Lublin personality Magdalena Fijałkowska and Stan Breckenridge discussed the two approaches to soul music in America during the 1960s. They include Basic Soul and Motown, with some discussion of Middle-of-the_Road artists (MOR).
JUNE 2013
June 7, 2013 U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik gave an unprecedented performance, regarding how their musical paths crossed, for a Fulbright event at the residence and in the presence of Ambassador Mull.
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June 2013 T.V. Program titled Music and Style in Warsaw, Poland.

Throughout June Stan Breckenridge will be filmed in a series of specialized episodes on music and style (fashion). This special program will be aired this coming 2013 season! Check your T.V. guide for specific dates and times.
June 24, 2013 Special Recognition Event in Radom, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge & Klaudia Kowalik will be performing selections from their new album titled All About Jazz: Live in Poland as part of a special event in Radom. More details coming soon.

June 30, 2013 Jazz Festival in Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra – – one of the most popular traditional jazz bands in Krakow, Poland.
JULY 2013
July 2, 2013 Dzień II Festiwalu w Piwnicy pod Baranami, Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra – – one of the most popular traditional jazz bands in Krakow, Poland.
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July 6, 2013 Open-Air Concert in Czchow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra in the charming city of Czchow.
July 11, 2013 Tarnow Bombay Music Club, Tarnow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra.
July 12, 2013 Open-Air Concert in Tarnow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra at the Squermarket (open air concert).
July 13, 2013 Muszyna Open-Air Concert, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be performing with Jazz Band Ball Orcjestra in an Open-Air concert.
July 14, 2013 Vocal Workshop in Tarnow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a vocal workshop at a music school.
AUGUST 2013
August 28, 2013 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, D.C. Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed selections from gospel, soul, and folk music repertoires that reflect this historic event. The event was held in the historic Kazimierz district in Krakow, Poland.
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August 2013

Working with Klaudia Kowalik on a NEW CD and USA Tour in California, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and New York – February 2014!

SEPTEMBER 2013
September 26, 2013 Przemysl Castle, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert in the refurbished concert hall at Przemysl Castle (Renaissance Period) for U.S. Consul General Ellen Germain and honored guests.
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September 2013

Working with Klaudia Kowalik on a NEW CD and USA Tour in California, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and New York – February 2014!

OCTOBER 2013
October 16, 2013 Consul General Ellen Germain in Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be giving a performance for U.S. and Polish Fulbright Scholars and the Polish Fulbright Commission at the residence of Consul General Ellen Germain.

October 16, 2013 Koncert inauguracyjny Festiwalu 7xGospel Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge will be participating in a Gospel Music Jam Session. Address: Kościół pw. św. Kazimierza Królewicza, ul. Reformacka 4, Kraków
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October 18, 2013 Music Workshop in Lubartow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge made a second visit to Lubartow this year and gave a music workshop for talented Polish vocalists and instrumentalists, as well as a concert. Students joined him for the evening’s concert.
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October 19, 2013 12th Annual Radom Jazz Festival, Radom, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a concert and a talk-demonstration, using Powerpoint, on various inspirations of jazz music, such as spirituals, blues, Harlem stride, vocal jazz, gospel, and soul music, at Legendzie in Radom. Karolina Adamczyk, Director of American Corner in Radom, provided Polish translations. The event was organized by the Łaznia Cultural Center and Gallery in Radom.
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October 31, 2013 Bombay Music Club, Tarnuf, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra at the sensational Bombay Music Club & Restaurant in Tarnuf.
NOVEMBER 2013
November 2-3, 2013 Dobczyce, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge performed with Jazz Band Ball Orchestra – – one of the most popular traditional jazz bands in Poland.
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November 15, 2013 Krakow, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge participated in a Jam Session at Klub-Studencki-Żaczek in Krakow.
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November 20, 2013 Teacher’s Concference, Krakow Poland.

Stan Breckenridge and John Huss, Fulbright Scholars from Jagiellonian University will give lectures during the conference for ESL teachers in Opole. The conference organized by the Opole City Teachers Excellence Center and the University Department of English Philology will be held on November 20. Also the representatives of the US Consulate in Krakow will present US Government resources for ESL teachers. Stan Breckenridge will be giving a concert-lecture titled African American Music: A Representation of American Identity.

November 29, 2013 Krakow, Poland.

The Stan Breckenridge Trio wiull be performing at HARRIS Piano Jazz Bar in Krakow. Click for reservations.
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DECEMBER 2013
December 4, 2013 “Jingle Bell Rock” cover Ambasady USA w Warszawie i Konsulatu w Krakowie.

Stan Breckenridge contributed to the music arrangement, recording, and filming of “Jingle Bell Rock” as performed by members of the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, and those from the Consultate General in Krakow.
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December 15, 2013 Witold Gombrowicz Museum in Wsola, Radom, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge and Klaudia Kowalik will be giving a full concert, performing selections from their newly recorded CD titled Jazz is Alive!, as well from their previous CD titled All About Jazz.
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Concert Dates, Places, and Times coming soon……..

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PAST PERFORMANCES

December 14, 2012 Sosnowiec and Katowice, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave two lectue-concerts: 1) Anglo-American Literatures and Cultures Departmentand, University of Sosnowiec and 2) The University of Silesia, Katowice.
Photos – University of Sosnowiec
Photos – University of Silesia, Katowice

December 12, 2012 Lublin, Poland.

Out Of Love For Jazz is the title of this concert by Stan Breckenridge in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Linguaton (English Language School). The event will take place in Centrum Kongresowe, Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Lublinie.
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December 7, 2012 Lublin, Poland.

As part of the Fulbright Days in Lublin where Fulbrighters spoke at various academic institutions throughout the city, Stan Breckenridge presented the topic Call & Response, Rhythm, and Vocalities: Three Staples of African American Music to Fulbrighters and guests at the Mercuree Hotel.
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December 4, 2012 Zamosc, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge presented a component of his lecture series titled Education Through Music Performance, sponsored by NAUCZYCIELSKIE KOLEGIUM JEZYKA ANGIELSKIEGO W ZAMOSCIU (ENGLISH TEACHING COLLEGE IN ZAMOSC).
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November 30, 2012 British Centre in Lublin, Poland.

Call & Response, Rhythm, and Vocalities: Three Staples of African American Music is the title of this lecture by Stan Breckenridge. 11:00 in Humanities Library, UMCS.
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November 26, 2012 Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Zawodowa in Chelm, Poland.

A live demonstration (piano and voice) of stylistic tendencies in blues, ragtime, and various types of jazz was the focus of this performance-lecture.
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November 19, 2012 Oskar Kolberg Music School in Radom, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a master class workshop on jazz performance at Oskar Kolberg’s Music School in Radom.
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October 26, 2012 University of Warsaw, Poland.

Stan Breckenridge gave a lecture on blues, bebop and cool jazz music reflective of literary works by African American writers such as Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, James Baldwin, and Richard Wright, to name a few.
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