Welcome to margaretslovak.com! The musical and artistic creations of Margaret Slovak are contained within to bring you comfort, peace, and inspiration.
Some recent good news: Margaret was nominated by the Austin Chronicle for the 2023 Austin Music Awards in the Jazz genre! Also, Margaret's most recent CD release, Ballad for Brad, was listed by Austin Chronicle writer Michael Toland as one of his Top Ten CDs of 2022; this album was also cited as one the Top 100 Jazz Albums of 2022 by nationally acclaimed jazz journalist and writer Bill Milkowski. In addition, Ballad for Brad received national and international radio airplay, including extensive play on Jeff Hanley's Jazz After Hours show; it was also #3 in Jazz Downloads and #5 in Jazz Streams in 2022 on Matthew Burgess's promotion for Play MPE, an online music streaming platform. Margaret is very honored to receive these distinctions!
On June 1st, 2022, Margaret released her 4th CD, Ballad for Brad, featuring The Margaret Slovak Trio: Margaret on nylon-string and electric guitar, Harvie S on bass, and Michael Sarin on drums, performing 10 of Margaret's original compositions. Physical CDs and individual tracks can be purchased using the "Store" tab above; streaming options include Apple Music, Spotify, Bandcamp and Soundcloud.
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LINKS TO STREAMING PLATFORMS for new CD, Ballad for Brad: