Tomasz Zyrmont - pianist, composer and educator based in London.
He has gained recogniton participating at the London Jazz Festival, East European Jazz Festival, Yamaha Music Live, Wigmore Lates and on Jazz FM Discovery Show.
Tomasz graduated from the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music, Katowice, Poland, having studied jazz piano with Wojciech Niedziela. He also attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London studying with Nikki Iles.
The pianist has performed concerts at a wide variety of venues in his native Poland, and also the United Kingdom, where he now resides, and Germany, USA, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, including the British Parliament in London, the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels, the World Travel Market in London, Ronnie Scott's Jazz CLub, Boisdale of Canary Wharf, the Yamaha Music London, the Tate Modern, the Devonia Concert Series in London, LuxExpo in Luxembourg, and Blueboat Jazz Festival in Germany.
He is the leader of the Groove Razors fusion quintet founded in London. The band has released two albums which showcase all Tomasz's original compositions. Their music attract positive interest from many radio stations, clubs and promoters. The composer also created the Tomasz Zyrmont Trio, which was invited to perform at the Embassy of the Rupublic of Poland for the closing reception of London's Polish Presidency of the Council of the EU.
He has played with many established artists from all over, such as: Alex Hutchings, Tony Kofi, Yaron Stavi, Piotr Wojtasik, Krzysztof Urbanski, Adam Baldych, Wojciech Pilichowski, Francesco Mendolia, Dean Mongerio, Ant Law, Nik Svarc, Laurie Lowe, Kevin Glasgow, Sean Khan, Flavio Li Vigni and others.
Tomasz's music has been broadcast on many radio stations including: Jazz FM, Polish Radio Station London, Belgrade 202, Radio Jazz.Fm, Wnet FM, Resonance FM, RMG FM, Diverse FM, Peterborough FM, Near FM Dublin.
He was honoured to play a Silent Piano concert for the Yamaha company, also a piano set before Hiromi’s exclusive concert and few concerts with his Groove Razors band.
Tomasz is a host of the newest vibrant series of jam sessions at Jazz Cafe POSK where he has also been regurarly performing with his various projects and playing piano solo since club's opening.