Tie Break (jazz ensemble)

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Tie Break at Przystanek Woodstock in 2016

Tie Break is a successful and "significant" [1] Polish jazz rock group, formed in Częstochowa in 1977. [2] The group was formed by guitarist Janusz Iwański and the bassist Krzysztof Majchrzak, [3] and was soon joined by flute player Grzegorz Chmieleck. [4] The current lineup includes Janusz Iwański, Marcin Pospieszalski, Antoni Gralak and Mateusz Pospieszalski. [5] The group has performed at notable venues such as the Jazz Jamboree.

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