Interview with Jerzy F. Przybylski (ASCAP)
Christian Lamitschka for Country Music News International Magazine & Radio Show
Lamitschka: Music has many new fans throughout Europe who may be hearing about you for the first time. How would you describe yourself and the music you play to someone who has never seen or heard you?
Przybylski: I’m writing Country,Christian Country,Soft Rock, Instrumental and Jazz
Lamitschka: How was the last year for you? What were your highlights?
Przybylski: It was a good year for My music… New Album „Faith“ has been released on S J M (Sheer Joy Music ) Records in UK on October 2011
and Meditations CD „Look Up To The Stars“
Lamitschka: What is your latest CD and how’s it doing?
Przybylski: So far.. so good but is to early to say…A Christmas Song „Once a Year“ (on of the twelwe tracks from the album „Faith“ hawe a lot great reviews.
Lamitschka: How did you choose the title for the CD? Is there a story behind the name?
Przybylski: S J M choose the title „Faith“ and I did pick up the title „Look Up To The Stars“..one night the sky was clear and many Stars when I was watching that title come to my head.
Lamitschka: What is your favorite song among all the songs you have recorded and what’s the story behind it?
Przybylski: It has to be „I’m Waiting for You“…the music track of that song was done in Nashville TN and singer from China sung it.
Lamitschka: Do you have any interesting stories about how fans have been affected by your music?
Przybylski: Yes I do… but it is an long life story….the short version has been publish in the Chldren Book „Sunrise of Hope or Childhood Dreams“
Lamitschka: Who inspires you musically and how deep do your musical roots run?
Przybylski: I always admire Czeslaw Niemen from Poland, Jimi Hendrix and Queen.
Lamitschka: What do you think about today’s music scene versus its post and where do you see it going in the future?
Przybylski: I think it is harder than ever …and it will stay that way.
Lamitschka: As an artist, you so many tasks such as recording, touring, interviews. What do you like best, what’s your favorite activity?
Przybylski: Playing up front the people… and watching theirs smiling faces….
Lamitschka: Are you doing anything to take music beyond its current borders or are you happy where it is?
Przybylski: I’m always trying to come up with something new…this is why I wrote an Meditations Album „Look Up To The Stars“
Lamitschka: What inspired you to become a songwriter?
Przybylski: There is nothing better than write a lyric and compose music, put them together… and if people like …make me very happy person.
Lamitschka: What drives you?
Przybylski: God, inspiration and dreams….
Lamitschka: What’s unique about you that will differentiate you from other artists?
Przybylski: My life story which I’m trying to share with my music….
Lamitschka: What moments in your career stand out in your memory as highlights and achievements which you are proud of?
Przybylski: Become full member of ASCAP, First NCM …Songwrter of the year Award, First ASCAPLUS Award, Release of the Album „Faith“ by S J M Records in UK
Lamitschka: When you get time off, how do you like to relax?
Przybylski: Playing soccer (football) sometime
Lamitschka: Is there anything in your life that you would change if you could?
Przybylski:….yes a lot….to bad then The Time.. never goes back….
Lamitschka: Many music fans today get their information about artists online. Do you have your own website and what will fans find there?
Przybylski: yes I do…. www.jerzymusic.com but is not hard to found me…just „google“ my name ..Jerzy Przybylski, Jerzy F.Przybylski, JerzyMusic, Jerzy Group.. etc…
Lamitschka: Describe what a perfect day is like for you.
Przybylski: A good news in the morning always bring a good day…
Lamitschka: Most careers don’t last as long as yours. What’s given your career the staying power?
Przybylski: I’m always trying to found out what will happen next….