Marek Skwarczynski - Trumpeter, Composer and leader of the band. He began to play the trumpet at the age of twelve and continued his education at the both Academies of Music in Krakow and Katowice, Poland. In 1996 he received scholarship to Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA where he received an "Albert A. Natale" Award in recognition of outstanding musical achievement in Professional Performance. He also participated at "Henry Mancini Institute" in Long Beach, CA. He recorded two classical albums " Baroque Music for Trumpet & Organ" in Lezajsk Basilica and St.Mary`s Basilica in Krakow where he also performed for the Queen of England during her official visit in Poland. Marek moved to Brooklyn in 1997. Here he performed in clubs such as "Smalls", "Rhythm Club", "Smoke", "Cleopatras Needle", "Blue Note" and "Village Vanguard" where he sat in with legendary saxophonist Lou Donaldson and trumpeter Clark Terry. Marek recorded live cd entitled "Live in Brooklyn" at "Europa club" where he performed numerous times. He also performed with his "Jazz Vision Band" at Williamsburg Jazz Festival, Long Island Slavic Music and Dance Festival and Polish Embassy in NYC. Marek performed with trumpeter Wynton Marsalis who arrived at Marek`s gig at the "Cleopatra`s Needle" and they played Marek`s compositions together. Marek also cooperated with the Rapper and an Actor of the Year Will Smith during his recording session. Marek also performed on the benefit honoring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Richard Gere. In April 2005 Marek was featured artist on the Neighborhood Beat Show aired by Brooklyn Community Access Television and WRTI, PA "Crossover" Radio broadcast. Marek raised interest of many people and and has received and is open to numerous invitations to give performances. Just recently Marek collaborated with basist and composer Bill Lee.