News

NYC trio tour

is over now, great to play with Adam Nussbaum and Jay Anderson!

Back from annual USA tour

Colorado, Washington DC, New York, Pennsylvania

Summer workshops

were two for me this year. London and Prague.

SoulMates

tour is over now, good fun to play with these guys always!

Back form tour with Bob Montgomery

Organic Quartet launches a new album

at Jazz Dock, May 16th and 17th

Tour introducing new album

CD Lay It Down! will be launched In Jazz Dock, Policka jazz fest and other venues. See the concerts section for more.

Thank you for last night's concert

at Czech radio Ceske Budejovice. Great atmosphere and audience.

Dublin tour

Three gigs in the capital of Ireland

Ondrej Pivec got Grammy!

Well deserved

Australia

two weeks worth of playing and teaching, Brisbane mostly

November

have been concerts everyday for me

Organic Quartet

with Ondrej Pivec, 5 gigs and making a record.

Ingrid James tour

touring Czech with incredible Australian singer

David Beecroft tour

Amazing Canadian tenor player

Jaroslav Jezek Tour

solo guitar tour celebrating great late Czech composer

GMF London Woarkshop

Come learn some jazz to London!

Czech Jazz Workshop

Come learn some jazz

Stephen Keogh

Czech tour with a great Irish drummer

Organic Quartet

with Ondrej Pivec, reunion tour

USA tour

With Bill Warfield, Hell's Kitchen Funk Orchestra, Brian Charette

SoulMates tour

two weeks in Europe

CD launch of "Blue" on Wed Feb 3

in Prague's Jazz Dock. The solo concert starts at 7pm to be continued by my organ trio at 10pm.

My Quartet's Prague spring concert

was successful and fun. The only thing was I had to have my appendix removed the next day, well timing is everything. I am back and going and playing already so all is good. Thanks to everyone who came to hear us.

Back from Australia after two and a half months.

The tour included Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Cairns, Tasmania, Sunshine Coast and many more places. Thank you my friends and collaborators.

I am in Australia

at the moment. The tour lasts untill the end of March. Very much enjoying this beautiful country and it's people.

Back from three weeks long USA tour

I did 21 concerts and lecturesin 9 cities in New York, Pennsylvania and Colorado. The club dates included Fat Cat, Chris' Jazz Cafe, B Flat, Falcon Arts center, Dazzle Jazz Club, Treppeda's, Crossroads Theatre Denver, Mike Wright Art Gallery and Ace Gillet. Very fortuned to play with Brian Charette, Jordan Young, Daniel Wilkins, Garry Rissmiller, Joe Plowman, Jay Anderson, Jeff Hirshfield, Scott Lee, Tom Whaley, Todd Reid, Greg Garrison, Josh Quinlan, Ken Walker, Bob Montgomery, Alejandro Castaño, Matt Smiley, Ben Markley a John Olson. Concerts and lectures at schools included Moravian College, Lehigh University, Lafayette College, University of Colorado and Denver school of arts.

Jam Sessions renewed!

First takes place at Blues Sklep in Prague this Wednesday (3.9.). There will be one every two weeks on Wednesdays. Everybody is welcome to sing, play or listen.

Back from Italian GMF Workshop.

One of the best I have ever thought. You can sign up for next year, August 4–11! Global Music Foundation

Register for a summer jazz Workshop in Greece!

The price is down to 150 Euro till the end of month!
It takes place on a beautiful spot near the sea on the Greek countryside. The tutors are me on guitar, , Skip Wilkins USA piano, Osian Roberts UK sax, JD WALTER (USA) voice, Spyros Panagiotopoulos (Greece) drums, kontrabas Periklis Trivolis (GR) bass.
All information can befound here.

Back home from Australia!

Teaching and concert tour lasted for two and a half months and included 13 schools, 15 lectures and workshops, 14 concerts in six australian cities. It was a lot of fun!

On tour With Bob Montgomery and Al Hermann

Last night we opened at U Maleho Glena. More coming this week – Reduta, Le Patio, Litvinov, Trutnov, Pruhonice, Zizkov meets jazz. Have a look in the schedule section for more details.

A tour with Skip Wilkins

to introduce our record Czech Dreams is getting to its end. You can still see us today, Sunday 11.2. at Jazz Dock!

Another review on All About Jazz

A second review of Intuition can be read on All About Jazz

Three international projects

awaiting me this autumn. With Skip Wilkins and his quartet release party of album entitled Czech Dreams taking place on October 29 in Reduta, Prague. In the middle of November we'll be on tour with Bob Montgomery and Al Hermann. Another release party will be in Reduta on November 27th, me with oraganist Brian Charette and drummer Tomas Hobzek introducing our record SoulMates!

International Jazz Workshop Europe 2013

took place in Saarwellingen, Germany. I had a great time teaching along with Bruce Barth, Steven Keogh and many moore amazing tutors. I can strongly recommend for next year!

Two jazz workshops

are behind me. I was very fortunate to teach in Kryoneri, Greece and the Czech Jazz Workshop in Prague. Both events have a very high standard and I can recommend them to jazz students. I have also met a lot of great people which I hope to see again soon. Thank you!

Back from Italy

The Quartet ith Bobby Watson has introduced the new album Intuition to Milan jazz festival audiences.

Release party

of our new album Intuition was fun. Check out the photos

Smoldas Nussbaum Anderson tour

is over. Thanks everyone who came to hear us in Czech, Poland and Slovakia.

GMF Jazz Courses

I have returned from London where I was teaching at the Global Music Foundation Jazz courses. The whole trip was amazing, London is a great city. I would love to recomand everyone interested in taking a jazz course in the future to have a look at the GMF website. The next course is in Germany this summer. They have many extraordinary elements such as samba classes, tai-chi classes included which make it very special. The choice of teachers is extraordinary, you get to be tutored by Bobby Watson, Perico Sambeat, Stephen Keogh and this kind of cats, amazing.

Back from Spain

Thanks so much wonderful musicians Albert Sanz (ESP), Stephen Keogh (IR) and Flo Moore (UK). Thanks all you wonderful people in Castellón and Vila-Real!

Czech Jazz Contest 2013

Bands in Czech rep., ages up to 30 do not hesitate to register !

Back from tour in Australia.

What a great place! I enjoyed all six concerts both in Brisbane and Sydney as well as teaching t the JWA Jazz Camp. Thanks all my friends at the other end of the world!

My Australian tour

is approaching. I will be teaching at JWA Jazz Camp and playing gigs in Brisbane and Sydney.

Back from London!

We performed at Spice of Life thanks to teh Czech cultural centre in London. Have a look at some photos here.

New jam session venue in Prague

Starting from October I will be hosting jam sessions in U Stare Pani jazz club. Everybody is invited to play and listen on the 13.10., 28.11. and 12.12. Come to jam!!!

Back from amazing trip.

I was invited to a jazz workshop in Germany organized by the Global Music Foundation. What a great event! Best of teachers and students, great atmosphere. Highly recommended to check out.

Czech Jazz Workshop 2012

is over! It has been really great this year, thanks to students, teachers and organizers. Take a look at photos on Facebook Viva Czech Jazz Workshop 2013!

Back home from tour

with New York organist Brain Charette and his trio with drummer Vaico Deczi.

Tour with Bobby Watson

is over. We have done six performances and a recording session. The photos are available on facebook.

Czech Jazz Workshop 2012!

Will be taking place in Prague 21. – 28. July. I will be the only Czech teacher. Don't miss this unique international e­vent!

Back from Australia.

Have a look at some photos…

Check a new review of Live At Jazz Dock

…on All About Jazz by clicking here.

Live at Jazz Dock anniversary

It has been a year since we released Libor Smoldas Quartet's first live album. More than 2500 listeners have downloaded it since. Our next album, recorded in the USA, will be out at the end of February.

U Staré Paní jazz club has a new website.

Check it out here.

Sheet music newly added

You can find, check out, play some of my music here.

Watch us on TV!

this was a live broadcast by TV Metropol in Prague: here

Check out photos and video from our Poland concert.

The appereance took place in city of Lodz. We had a guest Michal Baranski on bass. More here.

Read a new review of our concert in Reduta

by Tony Emmerson Prague Jazz blog

USP jazz club in Prague reopens!

Starting from middle of September. The full website is not working yet, you can check the temporary site here. Anyways, you can come to see us there? September 19., October 6. and 20.

CzechJazzWorkshop 2011 is over

It's been a great week. Thanks to the wonderful students and teachers. Have a look at some photos on our facebook page.

You can still join the summer jazz workshop in Prague!

It is not too late yet. More info on the Czech Jazz Society web site

Interview on Radio Cesko

You can listen to it June 27. at 10:48am. More on radio's website

Some of american experiences

Photos and music, so far…Youtube

Listen to Radio 1 on Wednesday 6/8.

Me and Martin Sulc from the Czech Jaz society will talk about Czech Jazz Workshop 2011 in Prague. Rádio 1":http://www.radio1.cz/

2nd place on composing contest called Gramodeska

The awarded piece is my tune called Brazilian impressions from In New York On Time. Read more on Czech radio's web

Back from the USA!

We are back home from the three weeks long american tour. It was honour to perform at Smalls as well as the other eight venues. We were honored to get to play with the great George Mraz and Bobby Watson. We also did a recording of new album. You can check out the photos on our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/fbx/?…

USP jazz lounge closes up

One of Prague's best jazz spots unfortunatelly closes up. All our concerts there have been canceled.

American Tour

We on tour in the USA, will tour 6 states, play 9 gigs and a new recording will come into existence.

1000 downloads in first two months

Thank you for your interest in downloading Live at Jazz Dock!

Welcome to the new website!

I hope you will find it easy to use and fun.

Live at Jazz Dock also available on CD

You can not only download the album for free on this website. But if you want to have it physically, it's for sale excusively on Libor Smoldas quartets concerts for only 100 CZK.

Release party

of our new album Intuition was fun. Check out the photos .

Release party

of our new album Intuition was fun. Check out the photos .

New video from Kennedy Centre Washingotn DC USA

Watch it here!