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Magazine “The Strad” wrote about the Cracow Duo: “Kalinowski and Szlezer, friends since childhood, have a wonderfully natural rapport and there is an arresting quality to their playing that gives life to the music”.
Musicians performed on the most prestigious stages, including: Seoul Arts Center in Seoul, Alfred Newman Hall in Los Angeles, Carnegie Hall in New York, Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico, Salle Cortot in Paris, St.Martin-in-the-Fields in London and Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
They share a special commitment and fascination with music written by rarely performed Polish composers.
In 2018, the Warner Classics released their newest CD Polish Music Experience album recorded with the Orchestra of the Royal City of Krakow Sinfonietta Cracovia under the baton of Jurek Dybał.Find out more »
Vocalist Robin Adler and her husband, guitarist-producer Dave Blackburn, have made
the music of Joni Mitchell their special project for the past thirteen years, playing to packed
audiences. Reaching across the 40+ years of Mitchell’s extraordinary career, Robin and Dave
have performed six of Joni’s albums to date and released two CDs of their own (Safaris to the
Heart (2010) and Hejira Live (2014).
“Robin and the Mutts don’t just “cover” Mitchell’s music - they inhabit it.”
- Robert Bush/San Diego ReaderFind out more »
Clinton Davis is an old-time folk musician based in San Diego. A fifth-generation Kentuckian, Davis grew up in Carroll County with faint residues of old time music lingering in the air and in his family’s past. He currently performs on guitar, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, mandolin, and piano. He has performed at folk festivals across the country including Wintergrass (WA), Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival (WA), National Jug Band Jubilee (KY), Brooklyn Folk Festival (NY), the Topanga Banjo & Fiddle Competition (CA), and the Santa Barbara Fiddler’s Convention (CA). In 2015, No Depression called his work “a joyous and soulful restoration of one of the lost treasures of American musical tradition.” That same year, his album with the G Burns Jug Band was awarded “Best Local Recording” at the San Diego Music Awards. Davis is an official artist of the Deering Banjo Company.Find out more »