Photos

Gigs

May 2017

27.05. 04:00 PMTOUGH3 - KUTNOHORSKÉ GASTROSLAVNOSTI, Barborská ulice, okolí chrámu sv. Barbory
28.05. 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
29.05. 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
29.05. 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
30.05. 09:00 PMAGHARTA JAZZ CLUB, PRAGUE - AghaRTA Band

June 2017

01.06. 07:00 PMPřílepské ladění 2017 - Dny kytary
02.06. 07:00 PMTOUGH3 - Přílepské ladění 2017 - Dny kytary
03.06. 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION (A. Tvrdy-electric bass)
04.06. 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
06.06. 09:00 PMAGHARTA JAZZ CLUB, PRAGUE - AghaRTA Band
07.06. 08:00 PMVictoria Klewin Band (UK/CZ) - Stará Pekárna, Brno
08.06. 07:00 PMVictoria Klewin Band (UK/CZ), Komorní klub (KZOJ), Ostrava
12.06. 08:00 PMVictoria Klewin Band (UK/CZ), Hankův dům, Dvůr Králové nad Labem
15.06. 09:30 PMVictoria Klewin Band (UK/CZ), Reduta Jazz Club, Prague

Past

24.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
22.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
20.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
19.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
18.05.2017 09:00 PMREDUTA, PRAGUE - FUT
13.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
12.05.2017 07:00 PMMěstské divadlo Turnov - Adam Tvrdý Trio
11.05.2017 08:30 PMJAZZ BOAT, PRAGUE - TOUGH 3 (Tvrdy / Stivin / Jakubec)
06.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
05.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
03.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
01.05.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ TRIO SESSION
30.04.2017 09:15 PMJAZZ REPUBLIC, PRAGUE - JAZZ QUARTET SESSION
02.12.2012 09:00 PMAGHARTA JAZZ CLUB - AghaRTA Band groove jazz - g,keys,b,dr Tvrdý, Kabrna, Wimpy, Hejna
08.04.2012 09:00 PMAgharta Jazz Club - František Uhlíř Team

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITIES album has been out! Guitar/Hammond trio with Brian Charette-organ & Petr Mikes-drums

NOW ON iTUNES



Adam Tvrdý is a guitar instructor at:

Karel Velebný Summer Jazz Workshop Frýdlant (CZ) since 2013

and the

CZECH JAZZ WORKSHOP PRAGUE 2010 & 2013


ADAM TVRDÝ TRIO: DOUBLEWELL (listen & download)

(ARTA RECORDS)

iTunes

Read a review here (in Czech only)

Adam Tvrdy Trio on Czech TV

Interview of the month at Euro jazz radio on June 1, 2012 at 2:00pm

 

Bio

Adam Tvrdy is a guitarist and composer with a multi-genre and intense expression. In his interpretations and improvisations he focuses mainly on his original musical ideas with all respect to traditions and vocabulary of the musical style. Adam plays guitar since age of six and later learns to play bass guitar and drums. Since childhood he’s influenced by blues and classic rock, especially by Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, and Eric Clapton. Later he discovered the music of Miles Davis and starts to fully focus on Jazz. The first main influences were guitar players Pat Metheny, George Benson, and John Scofield.

Adam’s original music could be labeled as contemporary or modern Jazz with elements of his most influential genres e.g. Blues, Classic Rock, Modern and classical jazz, Latin music, Classical music.

Projects as a band leader:

ADAM TVRDY TRIO – original music, modern jazz, Latin, experimental (Petr Dvorský/Tomáš Baroš - kontrabas, Jan Linhart - bicí nástroje)
ADAM TVRDY CROSSOVER – blues/jazz/crossover

As a sideman:

F.U.T. (František Uhlíř Team) – Legendary czech bass player’s quartet
March15 (Switzerland)
Jakub Zomer Trio – a piano player/vocatist’s mainstreem jazz band
Vladimira Krckova Quartet – group led by a composer and singer V. Krckova
Adam Taubitz Band (Switzerland)
Projects ČNSO  Ennio Morricone in Prague, The Beatles Night (Carl Davis)
Stavovske Theatre -The Merchant of Venice
Meet Factory - SY

Born in Liberec, Czech Republic in 1976. Resident of Prague since 1997. Attended the Berklee Summer Jazz Workshop in 1997. Educated at the Conservatory of Jaroslav Jezek in Prague (KJJ). Received an award the best soloist at the Karel Velebný’s Summer Jazz Workshop in 1995. Professional guitar player and music tutor since 1998.

In the years 2000-2005 Adam lived in the USA where he performed throughout the country and joined the jazz scene of New York City. While in NYC he has collaborated with some excellent jazz artists e.g. bass players Essiet Essiet, Jason Fraticelli, David Phillips, pianists John Serry, Joe Ashlar (piano and Hammond organ), drummer Tony Moreno, singer Kendra Shank, and others. In the Czech Republic Adam plays with some of the best jazz musicians e.g. Tomáš Baroš, Petr Dvorský, František Uhlíř, Antonín Gondolán, Jiří Stivín, Jan Linhart, Jiří Slavíček, Svatopluk Košvanec, Štěpán Markovič,  Ondřej Štveráček, Rostislav Fraš, and others. Adam teaches guitar lessons in English and Czech at the International School of Music and Fine Arts Prague (ISMFA), and privately.

CDs

MARCH15 – KEEP IT LOW (Ahoj-Records 2011)
BASS DEVOTION (Multisonic  74194108028, 2010)
DOUBLE-BASS SESSION (Multisonic 31 0737-2, Jazz na Hradě 16.9. 2008)
BEAT APETIT (Jim Beam Label, 2007)
TRIALOG 2006 - Adam Tvrdy-electric and acoustic guitars, Petr Korinek-acoustic bass, Vladimíra Krckova - vocal (Czech National Radio, 2006)
TRIALOG 2005 - Adam Tvrdy-electric and acoustic guitars, Petr Korinek-acoustic bass, Otto Hejnic-drums
(Czech National Radio, 2005)
JUST FLOATING LIGHTLY - Petr Korinek & Friends (Cube Metier MJCD 2527, 2004)

 

 

Bio

Adam Tvrdy is a guitarist and composer with a multi-genre and intense expression. In his interpretations and improvisations he focuses mainly on his original musical ideas with all respect to traditions and vocabulary of the musical style. Adam plays guitar since age of six and later learns to play bass guitar and drums. Since childhood he’s influenced by blues and classic rock, especially by Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, and Eric Clapton. Later he discovered the music of Miles Davis and starts to fully focus on Jazz. The first main influences were guitar players Pat Metheny, George Benson, and John Scofield.

Adam’s original music could be labeled as contemporary or modern Jazz with elements of his most influential genres e.g. Blues, Classic Rock, Modern and classical jazz, Latin music, Classical music.

Projects as a band leader:

ADAM TVRDY TRIO – original music, modern jazz, Latin, experimental (Petr Dvorský/Tomáš Baroš - kontrabas, Jan Linhart - bicí nástroje)
ADAM TVRDY CROSSOVER – blues/jazz/crossover

As a sideman:

F.U.T. (František Uhlíř Team) – Legendary czech bass player’s quartet
March15 (Switzerland)
Jakub Zomer Trio – a piano player/vocatist’s mainstreem jazz band
Vladimira Krckova Quartet – group led by a composer and singer V. Krckova
Adam Taubitz Band (Switzerland)
Projects ČNSO  Ennio Morricone in Prague, The Beatles Night (Carl Davis)
Stavovske Theatre -The Merchant of Venice
Meet Factory - SY

Born in Liberec, Czech Republic in 1976. Resident of Prague since 1997. Attended the Berklee Summer Jazz Workshop in 1997. Educated at the Conservatory of Jaroslav Jezek in Prague (KJJ). Received an award the best soloist at the Karel Velebný’s Summer Jazz Workshop in 1995. Professional guitar player and music tutor since 1998.

In the years 2000-2005 Adam lived in the USA where he performed throughout the country and joined the jazz scene of New York City. While in NYC he has collaborated with some excellent jazz artists e.g. bass players Essiet Essiet, Jason Fraticelli, David Phillips, pianists John Serry, Joe Ashlar (piano and Hammond organ), drummer Tony Moreno, singer Kendra Shank, and others. In the Czech Republic Adam plays with some of the best jazz musicians e.g. Tomáš Baroš, Petr Dvorský, František Uhlíř, Antonín Gondolán, Jiří Stivín, Jan Linhart, Jiří Slavíček, Svatopluk Košvanec, Štěpán Markovič,  Ondřej Štveráček, Rostislav Fraš, and others. Adam teaches guitar lessons in English and Czech at the International School of Music and Fine Arts Prague (ISMFA), and privately.

CDs

MARCH15 – KEEP IT LOW (Ahoj-Records 2011)
BASS DEVOTION (Multisonic  74194108028, 2010)
DOUBLE-BASS SESSION (Multisonic 31 0737-2, Jazz na Hradě 16.9. 2008)
BEAT APETIT (Jim Beam Label, 2007)
TRIALOG 2006 - Adam Tvrdy-electric and acoustic guitars, Petr Korinek-acoustic bass, Vladimíra Krckova - vocal (Czech National Radio, 2006)
TRIALOG 2005 - Adam Tvrdy-electric and acoustic guitars, Petr Korinek-acoustic bass, Otto Hejnic-drums
(Czech National Radio, 2005)
JUST FLOATING LIGHTLY - Petr Korinek & Friends (Cube Metier MJCD 2527, 2004)

 

 

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