Nazwisko/name: Hałat
Imię/first name: Marcin

Marcin Hałat graduate of the Faculty of Jazz and Popular Music of the Academy of Music in Katowice in Henryk Gembalski’s violin class and the Instrumental Faculty of the Academy of Music in Krakow in Robert
Kabara’s class. Since 2003 he has cooperated with the Sinfonietta Cracovia orchestra with which he has participated in numerous national and international festivals, concerts and recordings. In 2013-2015, he
cooperated with Atom String Quartet. His first album, On the Way, was released in 2017. It was published by the Słuchaj Foundation, and recorded together with Maciej Garbowski and Krzysztof Gradziuk. At present, he works as an assistant professor at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Silesia in Cieszyn.

Calendar 2018

July  25
audition in Lusławice – semi-finals
July 26
audition in Lusławice – semi-finals
July 27
audition in Lusławice – finals
July 28 – gala concert in Cracow

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Zbigniew Seifert (1946-1979) was one of the most eminent Polish jazz musicians and a man of incredible musical talent. His untimely death did not let him fully develop his musical abilities and interrupted a promising worldwide career.

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Regulations of the 3rd Zbigniew Seifert International Jazz Violin Competition, Poland, July 25-28, 2018.

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10,000 EURO – 1st prize

5,000 EURO – 2nd prize

2,000 EURO – 3rd prize

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Marek Karewicz photos

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