Wojciech Lichtański - one of the most talented alto saxophonists of Polish young generation, the prizewinner of competitions: 15. Bielska Zadamyka Jazzowa, Grand Prix Jazz Nad Odrą and many more. He is recognized for a great technique and sound. He also delights the audience with uncommon maturity. Also as a composer he was awarded few prestigious prizes such as: special prize for “Journey with K.” to a big band from Maria Schneider in competition at 14. Bielskiej Zadymki Jazzowej. As a teenager he won many classical music competition.
In 2013 he earned Master of Art degree in a saxophone from Music Academy in Katowice. He also holds the Bachelor of Art degree in a composition and an arrangement at the same Academy.
Wojciech cocreates a few interesting Polish jazz bands: Piotr Budniak Essential Group or Vehemence Quartet. He is a leader of his authorial quartet – Wojciech Lichtański Questions. He played in a lot of countries and at many f....... more