According to a new article in, anthologies of Grupa w Składzie and Andrzej Bieżan released in early 2014 along with the upcoming Tie Break box set offer a good review of avant-garde jazz in Poland. Written by Rafał Księżyk and entitled “The Institutionists,” the article explores both the history and the mythology of the development of the jazz movement in Poland through these three groups and their networks.

Read Księżyk’s article here: (English) or (Polish).