UMFF 2023. 10. 20 - 10. 29

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White Trail + Piotr Pawlak Jazztet

White Trail + Piotr Pawlak Jazztet

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  • 10.21 SAT19:00
    Alps Cinema 4

PROGRAM

Presenting an ensemble performance by the “Piotr Pawlak Jazztet” led by Polish drummer Piotr Pawlak and the silent film White Trail, which captures the majestic mountain landscapes and the enchanting allure of the snowcapped Polish Tatra Mountains.

 

■ Date/Time : 2023.10.21.(Sat) 19:00

​■ ​Venue : Alps Cinema 4

​■ ​Film : White Trail​

​■ Performance : Piotr Pawlak Jazztet​

​■ Support : Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Korea

*A program introducing Polish mountain culture will be presented before the film screening.

 

 

[White Trail]

Poland l 1932 l 73min l Fiction l black and white

In a Tatra village, Zośka and Władek live in a cottage inherited from their parents. Zośka is in love with Jasiek, who is however infatuated with Hanka, fascinated by a skilled skier, Andrzej. When both are buried in an avalanche, Andrzej is found, but Hanka is lost. Andrzej and Zośka find consolation in each other, and heartbroken Jasiek seeks solace on the white trail of the mountains. ​ 

 

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GUEST

Piotr Pawlak Jazztet

Continues an active performance career which began in Austria in 2010. Won first place at the European Jazz Contest, Jazz Festival, Best Band Award, and embarked on a concert tour in nine European counties and in America. This performance is joined by jazz vocalist Minjin Seo, pianist Jeong-won Lim, and contrabassist and electric bass guitarist Saeyoung Shin.

Piotr Pawlak
Polish musician Piotr Pawlak holds a master’s degree in classical orchestral percussion and jazz performance, showcasing his excellence not only in performance, but also in composition, production, music direction, and education. 
During his stay in Korea, Pawlak curated concert series infused with humanities narratives such as “The Gatsby Era”, “Jazz 1959”, and “Bossa’N’Samba” in collaboration with talented musicians, and was met with much acclaim. 

In his roleas a music director, he has successfully facilitated international cultural exchanges through music. Notable events include “Polish Jazz Night” commemorating the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Korea and Poland and hosted by the Polish embassy in Korea, as well as “Kosmo-Polityczny” in collaboration with the Polish Cultural Institute in Korea, and the 2022 “Seo Min-jin” Band “Live in Poland”. 
Minjin Seo

Jazz vocalist Minjin Seo majored in jazz in new York, and graduated with a master’s in music before starting her music career. She returned to Korea after recording her first album in 2016. Since her return, she has taught as an adjunct professor, and showcased her talent in spontaneous performances, singing in various languages including Korean, English, Polish, Spanish, and Portuguese. In 2022, she embarked on a tour of Poland with the Seo Min-jin Band, conducting master classes and introducing Korea to Poland while singing in Polish and connecting with the audience.

Jeongwon Lim

Pianist Jeongwon Lim​ majored in piano and composition in Canada and New York, gaining a deep understanding of composition and jazz music. She adeptly interprets the intentions of fellow musicians, bringing harmony to the whole band. Her distinct and beautiful performances and compositions are evident in her single album “April Dance”. 

 

Drummer Piotr and vocalist Seo Min-jin combined their talents in the Korean-Polish jazz project “Kosmo-Polityczny” delivering a breathtaking performance.

 

Saeyoung Shin

Saeyoung Shin is not only a contrabassist and electric bass guitarist, but also a recording and mixing engineer. He graduated from the Seoul Jazz Academy, and established a foundation as an educator, working as an instructor and teaching assistant. 

He has participated in sessions with various renowned musicians, showcasing a seasoned performance. He is in charge of sound engineering to ensure a harmonious balance of the band. 

 

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