KENNY TALKOWSKI | saxophone
Kenny Talkowski is a musician based in The Hague (NL), where he performs regularly with a variety of bands and ensembles: Mr T & Sonic Kaleidoscope, Inedits, Masalsa and many more. Kenny plays all saxophones and doubles on clarinets and flute.
He has toured extensively in Europe -with the European Saxophone Ensemble and his signature project Jazzentinean- and China -with the Australian ensemble The Black Arm Band-. He has also performed in Argentina, Canada, Kazakhstan, Singapore and Thailand and at international festivals such as the North Sea Jazz, Haarlem Jazz, Delft Jazz, Bangkok Music and Dance, Milan Festival and Gezziamocci.
Kenny begun his music studies in Salta, Argentina, and continued in Madrid, Spain, where he obtained a degree in classical music. Once in The Netherlands, he received his bachelor’s degree and teaching certificate from the Royal Conservatory of The Hague and his Master’s degree from the Rotterdam Conservatory. Later on, thanks to grants from the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds and the Banff Centre, he attended the Banff International Workshop for Jazz and Improvised Music directed by Dave Douglas in Alberta, Canada.