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The Statue of Ryszard Riedel in Chorzów


Although Ryszard Riedel, a charismatic singer of the Dżem group, the most important Polish band playing blues, was born and died in Chorzów, but he is primarily associated with Tychy, the place of his residence and final resting place. In December 2011, in this city, on Niepodległości Street, a two-metre-tall statue of the artist was unveiled. It presents asinger, walking against the wind with a harmonica in his hand. The statue was made by sculptor Tomasz Wenklar.

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avenue Niepodległości
43-100 Tychy
Tychy
Upper Silesian Agglomeration
in the city/town, in the city/town centre
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