One of the famous Polish vocalist Anna Maria Jopek will perform in Ankara as part of the 600th anniversary celebration of Polish-Turkish diplomatic relations on January 29, 2014.
Anna Maria Jopek represented Poland in the 1997 Eurovision Song Contest, with the song "Ale jestem" and has finished 11th out of 25 participating acts; and in 2002, she collaborated on an album with jazz guitarist Pat Metheny. She is the recipient of numerous awards for her music, including Michel Legrand's Personal Award in Vitebsk in 1994, as well as all of the awards for music in Poland, together with gold and platinum records.
In 2007, she recorded album ID with such artist as Mino Cinelu, Christian McBride, Richard Bona, Branford Marsalis, Dhafer Youssef, Tord Gustavsen and Oscar Castro-Neves
In April and May 2009, she did a tour with stops respectively in Russia, Indonesia, Singapore, and Japan.