"I want to play music the way Picasso has painted..."
Stanislav Počaji (1964) is a finger style guitar player based in Bratislava. He performs his own compositions in groovy style, swing, or bossa nova.
He's mainly influenced by jazz music (Pat Metheny, Esbjorn Svensson, Bobby McFerrin and others).
Stanislav uses acoustic guitar (nylon as well as steel string) and usually play in a duo, trio or solo.
He is also the leader and founder of Aftertee, a project for which he has written most of the compositions and arrangements.
Stanislav has worked with Chris Woods Groove (UK), Tom Lumen(HUN), Juraj Schweigert (SK), Peter Adamov (SK), Caroline Hitland (NOR), Paul Wertico (US), Markus Schlesinger (A),Andrej Šeban, Samuel Hošek (SK), Kristína Prablesková and many others.
He has performed his music worldwide in many countries (Norway, UK, Netherlands, Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, USA, Poland, Ireland, Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, etc).
His solo program has been featured at events like:
International Guitar Night Buxton (GB) 2015
International Guitar Night Cork (IR) 2015
Dublin Guitar Night (IR)2015
London Guitar Night (GB)2015 at the legendary London club Troubadour
Vienna Fingerstyle Festival (A)2015
Budapest Fingerstyle night (H)2016
Berlin Acoustic guitar night (D)2016
Stanislav is also the host of Bratislava Guitar Nights and moderator of TV 213 in His own show called Introspectives.
Kristína Prablesková & Milusion
Juraj Schweigert & Stanislav Počaji duo
Peter Adamov & friends