This year Mateusz Smoczyński got five nominations for the Fryderyk Award! As a consequence, he is one of two people with the biggest number of nominations. Albums took part in the contest in three categories: jazz music, classical music and roots music. Mateusz Smoczyński was nominated as the jazz musician of the year and for his albums: “Berek” (with his quintet), “Seifert” (with Atom String Quartet), “Zakopower and Atom String Quartet” and “Made in Poland” (with the Leopoldinum orchestra).

The awards ceremony will be held on 16 April (classical music) and 24 April.