Polish born session guitarist Marius Ptas honed his skills sharing the stage from a young age with some of the world’s finest Grammy Award Winning jazz musicians such as Wlodek Pawlik, Jim Mullen and Philip Achille.
Ptas’ career has seen him play some of the world’s finest stages and festivals including Apollo Theatre in New York, Rockhal Area In Luxembourg, North By Northwest Philadelphia, Poland’s prestigious FAMA festival, an impressive list of UK concerts including The 02, Isle of Wight Festival, Rhythm of the World festival, Queen Elizabeth Park Olympic Stadium and London’s famous Jazz Café.
Most recently Marius embarked on a USA tour with UK singer-songwriter Juliette Ashby to Austin Texas’ SXSW festival 2014.
Marius performed 4 impressive showcases including a press dinner for the launch of Russell Simmons (CEO Def Jam) & Steve Rifkind's new label „ADD52‟ at Samsung Music Experience, and global superblogger Perez Hilton's „One Night In Austin‟.
Ptas has supported X Factor’s James Arthur, Olly Murs, Brit Nominee Laura Mvula, Ella Eyre, VV Brown and Brian McKnight.
Marius has played multiple BBC Radio live tours and sessions including Radio 1, and he is set to tour Ibiza with UK singer Mila Falls in summer 2016.
Marius Ptas is currently working with:
Mila Falls (BBC Radio 1, BBC1Xtra’s “Smash of the Week”)
Juliette Ashby (BBC1xtra, BBC6, Billboard’s “Next Big Sound 2014”)
Jessica Clemmons (Nashville’s sound of 2013, playlisted BBC Radio 2)