Is a contemporary Big Band based in Wroclaw (Breslau) inaugurated to specialize in the highest criterion quality of Jazz performance in the region. The SJO artists are all selected elite accomplished professional Jazz musicians from Silesia, surrounding regions as well as performers from abroad.
The SJO Artistic and Music Director is the internationally acclaimed Sigmund Lindner and the Ensemble Co-ordinator is Tomasz Pruchnicki. The Silesian Jazz Orchestra accommodates for a vast extensive repertoire of numerous Jazz idioms ranging from the contemporary spectrum to conventional instrumental and vocal genres.
The SJO anticipated forthcoming programme schedule includes various studio recording sessions incorporating taping of new original compositions, widespread live performances, as well as travel abroad options and for the accompaniment inclusion of feature leading international guest instrumentalists and vocalists.