Real name: Michał Urbaniak
Effective period / Period of releases: 1971 - 2018Violinist, saxophonist, bandleader, composer, arranger and multi-instrumentalist, born 22 January 1943 in Warsaw, Poland.
Started his career in Poland and Scandinavia in the 1960's and formed the Michał Urbaniak Group in Poland in 1969. Emigrated to the USA in 1973, and formed Fusion in 1974. Has worked as a session musician with many jazz greats such as Herbie Hancock, Weather Report and Miles Davis.
Husband of Urszula Dudziak.
Note the PAN uses a polish letter "ł" in first name. If not present on release please use Michal Urbaniak ANV.