Jelonek's History (Biography)

The show of Jelonek at the Global East Rock Festival 2011 has been canceled. Cancellation reason: unknown.

Michał Jelonek (br May 30, 1971), also known as Jelonek, is a musician and composer. He specializes in violin.

Official site: http://www.jelonek.art.pl/

Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/jelonekpl

Genre(s): Classical music, rock, pop, folk, heavy metal, hard rock

Country: Poland

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Festivals: Global East Rock Festival 2011

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He was born in Kielce, Poland. He learned to play the violin from Professor Andrzej Zuzański. He received his Diploma in 1989 when he performed Ludwig van Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D major, accompanied by the Kielce Philharmonic Orchestra. Michal toured with the Symphonic Orchestra and the Chamber Orchestra of the Kielce Philharmonic and later performed with the String Quintet Collegium Musicum from 1989 to 1994 and the Theatre Diaspora from 1992 to 1994.

He has performed with many Polish bands between 1992 and 2008 including Ankh, Closterkeller, De Press, Firebirds, Grejfrut, Hunter, Kasa, Lizar, Lzy, Mafia, Maybe-b, Orkiestra Dni Naszych, Perfect, Szwagierkolaska, Teatr Kobiet, Tosteer, T-Raperzy znad Wisły, and Wilki. He also performed with Maryla Rodowicz, Ilona Sojda, Wojciech Gąsowski, and Stan Borys.

Michal Jelonek has been featured on over 30 albums ranging from classical to pop, folk, rock and roll and heavy metal. He has performed over 1600 concerts in Poland, Brazil, Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Mexico, Germany, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, and Ukraine. He has also recorded music for movies and commercials. He released his first solo album in 2007 titled Jelonek.

Jelonek's Discography

  • 1993 - Ankh – Ankh
  • 1994 - Ankh – Koncert akustyczny 1994
  • 1995 - Closterkeller – Scarlet
  • 1998 - Ankh – ... będzie tajemnicą
  • 1998 - Firebirds – Trans...
  • 2000 - Grejfrut – Tytuł płyty
  • 2001 - Maryla Rodowicz – 12 najpiękniejszych kolęd
  • 2002 - Maryla Rodowicz – Życie ładna rzecz
  • 2003 - Spooko – Spooko Panie Wiśniewski
  • 2003 - Hunter – Medeis
  • 2003 - Ankh – Expect Unexpected
  • 2004 - Perfect – Schody
  • 2004 - Ankh – Live in Opera '95
  • 2005 - Hunter – T.E.L.I...
  • 2005 - Mafia – Vendetta
  • 2006 - Łzy – The Best Of 1996 - 2006
  • 2006 - Hunter – HolyWood
  • 2007 - Jelonek – Jelonek
  • 2008 - Freak of Nature – Fabryka zła
  • 2008 - Kora – Metamorfozy
  • 2009 - Hunter – HellWood
  • 2010 - Jelonek – Przystanek Woodstock
  • 2010 - Love De Vice – Numaterial
  • 2010 - Maciej Maleńczuk, Paweł Kukiz – Starsi panowie

He has received several nominations for best Polish instrumentalist, in 1993 by Tylko Rock magazine and in 1994 by Siedlce Rock 94 among others.

Source: © http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michał_Jelonek

Official Jelonek's Video

Jeonek - live Voodoo Child - Europe Woodstock Festival 2009
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"Wilhelm Tell" Rossini at Woodstock Festival 2009
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Jelonek - B.East
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Other bands that participated at the Global East Rock Festival 2011: Apostate, Crimson Sky, Excaligard, Helloween, Lyfthrasyr, Sunrise, The Lone Dark Side, The Mary Major, Viter, W.H.I.T.E, Znich.

Created At: April 20, 2011 11:10 PM Updated At: May 9, 2011 11:33 AM
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