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 artist 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: Tony Kofi, Piotr Wojtasik, Alex Hutchings, Mark Fletcher, Yaron Stavi, Francesco Mendolia, Adam Baldych, Laurie Lowe, Rick James, Wojciech Pilichowski, Dean Mongerio, Ant Law, Nick Svarc, Kevin Glasgow, Jakub Cywinski, Flavio Li Vigni and Jono McNeil.
Tomasz's music has been broadcast on many radio stations including: Jazz FM, Polish Radio Station London, Belgrade 202, 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. The pianist was also the project leader for the Polish Music Week 2013 (at the Yamaha Music London).
Tomasz is a pianist regularly performing for the City Heroes Media, London.