Guitarist Luke Polipnick’s New Jazz Quartet at The Brink This Sunday

Guitarist Luke Polipnick and his quartet play The Brink this Sunday for Madison Music Collective's "Jazz on a Sunday" series

Celebrated Chicago guitarist Fareed Haque says “Luke Polipnick is one the finest new generation jazz musicians on the scene today. Hip and carrying the torch of tradition, Polipnick blends Americana, jazz and contemporary improvisation into a seamless whole.” Before moving to Omaha NE last summer, guitarist-composer-producer Luke Polipnick had established himself as a leader in […]

Madison jazz people news


Guitarist Luke Polipnick has left town for Omaha. Luke will be missed for his playing and his organizational energy and skill. Luke was a regular at jam sessions, played in many bands including a long running Wednesday gig at the Dragon Fly Lounge with Glacier ((Ben Willis, Geoff Brady), and one of the founders of  […]

New Saturday night jazz series

Here’s further proof that Madison Jazz is alive: Luke Polipnik and friends begin a four-week modern jazz series tonight at Bourbon Street Bar and Grille. Luke is an accomplished jazz guitarist noted for his association with the avant-guard outfit, “Surrounded by Reality,” but he is also a very fluent straight ahead player. This one is worth checking out. It’s early in the evening and […]