MICHAŁ WIERBA SOLO PIANO
POP - FICTION is the newest Michal Wierba’s solo piano project. The artist is taking the audience into the unique journey to the world of energetic pop and rock greatests hits.
Wierba is launching a challenge Polish jazz scene with creativity, passion, charisma and open mind and soul. Pop-Fiction is a mixture of acoustic solo piano and live made electronic experiments such as piano preparation and the use of looper station. In this unusual form the audience can hear new version of the best songs of all times, such as „Message in the Bottle” by The Police, „Can’t Stop” by Red Hot Chili Peppers or „Shape of You” by Eda Sheeran.
Virtuosity and excellent piano technique - that Wierba is known for - makes every show the great entertainment and a time for emotion and reflection. It is a inteligent game with the things we know and an attempt to make it a new path in exploring artist’s instrument.
Michal Wierba - Pop-fiction is going to be released as solo album in 2019.
MICHAŁ WIERBA TRIO
Body Language is Michal Wierba’s live album released by For Tune Records label in November 2017. This special musical album is a live recording of Wierba's concert in Polish Radio ,,Trójka” where he performed with his band and appreciated Polish jazz saxophonist Maciej Sikała (known for his collaboration with famous Polish band MIŁOŚĆ and Piotr Wojtasik Quintet) which he worked with in 2013-2016.
After two solo albums ,,Blackjack” and ,,Orange sky”, Wierba’s newest album ,,Body Language” is a huge step in artist’s career as a pianist, composer and producer, who, now turning his interest into new musical trends and new technologies in music industry, stays
close to his musical roots playing with musical tradition with intelligence, humour, charm and
freshness. ,,Body Language” is a mixture of jazz and world music. You can find here playing with quotes and convention, moving in different styles, traditional motives .... and most of all the aura of fragile beauty.
It is necessary to said, that ,,Body language” was a part of Michal Wierba’s doctoral thesis at the Academy of Music in Cracow. The artist did the PhD degree in music in January 2018.
Wierba performs the material from the album with his trio on Polish, European and American stages, constantly and successfully reaching new worldwide audiences.
Do you like sciene-fiction?
If you do, then Seaboard Jedi will grip your heart!
Michal Wierba, fascinated by the magic and esthetic of the 80’s and the concept of the universe and new technologies has created his new project to take the audience to another electronic musical space inspired by the rythmical grooves and soundtrack music.
Among the sound of the new instrument called Seaboard ROLI (combination of piano and touch-pad) and intense drum-beats you can feel the power and musical adventure.
MICHAŁ WIERBA & RONNIE BURRAGE
Holographic Principle is an international meeting of
two strong personalities, two different cultures -
European and Afro American - and two fascinating
Relying on their life and musical experiences, culturalbackground, heritage and inspirations, the artists
created a joyful, energetic and dynamic world of
modern jazz and world music, where tradition meets its ethnic roots. African rythms and Native Americans themes played by Burrage meet with Wierba’s piano virtuosity and Slavic melodies hearable in their improvisations.
Thanks to the artists’ charisma, humour, good spirit
of freedom and passion for music every performance is a special meeting with real jazz and the world of
stories singing about beauty, freedom, union of
cultures and the need to understand your heritage, which is the greatest strength of music.
This winter, the artists - together with American bassist Nimrod Speaks - recorded their first album
at Samurai Hotel Studio in New York. The album,
entitled from Wierba's composition ,,The Dance of The Great Spirit”. It is going to be released in 2019.
about Ronnie burrage
SEA & FIRE.
MAG BALAY & MICHAL WIERBA
Mag Balay and Michał Wierba are two original
artists who being partners on stage has turned their interests to technology, soundtrack music and
Creating the new multimedia project entitled Sea & Fire and inspired by the power of nature and the
world of new technologies artists present the combination of electro synth pop and ethnic vocals with
visual art. Fascinated by the sound of modern
instruments such as invented in 2013 in London
ROLI Seaboard (the instrument is a combination of
keyboard and touchpad and Wierba is a forerunner in using it in Poland) and the organic world of
nature artists create the audiovisual show where these two spaces have a chance to coexist in certain
Sea & Fire is the meeting of two elements, two
personalities and two separate worlds.It’s a musical cosmos inspired by the vision of future where one
could have a time for reflection and great fun to the rhythmical songs at the same time.
about mag balay