Maciej Garbowski (double-bass) graduated from the Classical Faculty (2005) and the Jazz Institute (2004) on the Academy of Music in Katowice, where he teaches now. From 2001 he is most of all known for being a Co-former and a member of the piano trio RGG very well stated in Poland and Europe. 2002-2005 a member of the Aukso Chamber Orchestra.
2001 Co-former of the piano trio RGG very well stated in Poland and Europe. From 2007 teacher in a Jazz Institute on the Academy of Music in Katowice. A member of a Tomasz Stańko’s project - New Balladyna Quartet.
Maciej Garbowski is a winner of numerous awards, such as:
I Prize on the Jazz Blizzard Festival 2003 and 2007,
II Prize and the Audience Prize on XXVII Internacionale Festival de Jazz in Getxo (Spain) 2003,
Key to the Carreer Award on Pomerania Jazz Festival 2003,
Jazz Album of the Year - „Rzeczpospolita” & „Jazz Radio” (RGG – „Unfinished Story”),
„Melomani 2008” Award for the best jazz album (RGG -„Unfinished Story”).
Yet performed with: RGG, Maciej Obara Trio, Aukso Chamber Orchestra, Esus, Tomasz Stańko, Terje Rypdal, Thomas Gustafsson, Jon Fält, Antoine Roney.