Stan Breckenridge is jamming with Samokin Band in a rendition of “Summertime”, and an improvisational song about Łódź at the Swingujący Helenów event in Łódź. The event took place on June 22, 2014, and was organized by Centrum Dialogu Łódź.
Stan Breckenridge gave a vocal workshop to students at the Institute of Jazz in Katowice on April 2, 2014. The workshop was organized by the U.S. Consul General in Krakow.
On May 22, 2013 Stan Breckenridge gave a performance-lecture on blues music among a varied and enthusiastic audience at the Bluesroads Festival in Krakow. The student-organized event also received support from the office of the U.S. Consul General in Krakow. This was an excellent opportunity to show the significance of the Fulbright Program, as Dr. Breckenridge also spoke about promoting intellectual and cultural exchange between Poland and the United States.
On October 19, 2013 Stan Breckenridge, as a U.S. Distinguished Chair Fulbright Scholar in Poland 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.
On September 26, 2013 Stan Breckenridge gave a concert in the refurbished concert hall at Przemyśl Castle (Renaissance Period) for U.S. Consul General Ellen Germain and honored guests.