Marek Bliziński

Jazz, Musical Artist

1947 – 1989

Who was Marek Bliziński?

Marek Bliziński was a Polish jazz guitarist and composer. He played with Michał Urbaniak, Wojciech Karolak and Zbigniew Namysłowski.

Bliziński was the first Polish world-class jazz guitarist. Stylistically, he belonged to the jazz mainstream, continuing the tradition of electric jazz guitar started by Charlie Christian and represented later by musicians such as Kenny Burrell, Barney Kessel, Wes Montgomery, Jim Hall, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny and John Scofield.

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Mar 22, 1947
Mar 17, 1989