Movies

  • Amanda Sedgwick Group “Bird’s Nest”

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    This new sextet joined forces through their mutual love for modern jazz. The term ”bebop” has often been ill-fated, but this group puts exuberance back into this classic American style. Tunes by Tadd Dameron, Bud Powell, Arnett Cobb and Dizzy Gillespie are played in the three part harmony of the ...

  • Karin Hammar & Raphael Jost with Sjöstedt/Ousbäck

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    Karin Hammar and Martin Sjöstedt are well known from previous performances at the jazz club Jano, two very prominent Swedish musicians, trombone and bass.

    Raphael Jost grew up in Northeastern Switzerland, on the Rhine, and graduated from the ZHdK (Zurich University of the Arts) with a bachelor...

  • Ronnie Gardiner Quartet

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    Ronnie is the humble jazz drummer and legend who has played with the greatest jazz musicians of all time, such as Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Carter, Gerry Mulligan and Dexter Gordon. He has lived many years in Sweden and is well known here as the drummer in Charlie Norman Trio for many years.

    A fa...

  • ASJO – Ann-Sofi Söderqvist Jazz Orchestra

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    “This 19-piece orchestra is a special project of mine. We play my arrangements and compositions, and I have the great pleasure to work with some of the top names in Swedish jazz. I am so grateful to them for making every concert so exciting and joyful!”

    Ann-Sofi Söderqvist:

    Teacher of ...

  • More than a Pair - Part 2

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    Pernilla Andersson Eng comes from Halland, and is a natural talent and she started to sing at a really young age. Her voice is uncomplicated and she can express warmth, joy, sensuality, humor as well as sadness.

    Samuel Olsson was born in Sunne, and is a well-known profile on the Swedish jazz ...

  • More than a Pair - Part 1

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    Pernilla Andersson Eng comes from Halland, and is a natural talent and she started to sing at a really young age. Her voice is uncomplicated and she can express warmth, joy, sensuality, humor as well as sadness.

    Samuel Olsson was born in Sunne, and is a well-known profile on the Swedish jazz ...

  • Peter Getz & Stockholm Jazz Trio - Part 2

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    Stockholm Jazz Trio was formed in 2009 by double bassist Jan Adefelt. Jan is the band leader and he also arranges all the music. The band has a long-term collaboration with the singer/guitarist Peter Getz and together they released the CD "Getz Together" 2013.

    The trio itself has since the sta...

  • Peter Getz & Stockholm Jazz Trio - Part 1

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    Stockholm Jazz Trio was formed in 2009 by double bassist Jan Adefelt. Jan is the band leader and he also arranges all the music. The band has a long-term collaboration with the singer/guitarist Peter Getz and together they released the CD "Getz Together" 2013.

    The trio itself has since the sta...

  • Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Part 2

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    The versatile and wonderful Nils Landgren hardly needs any further presentation. He has helped to enrich Swedish music life as few others.

    Funk Unit is a vibrant organism, has celebrated its 20th anniversary and has constantly developed its unique and irresistible sound. They have been playing...

  • Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Part 1

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    The versatile and wonderful Nils Landgren hardly needs any further presentation. He has done most things with most people and helped to enrich Swedish music life as few others.

    Funk Unit is a vibrant organism, has celebrated its 20th anniversary and has constantly developed its unique and irre...

  • Judith Owen - Live in Stockholm - Part 2

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    Born in London and now living in New Orleans, singer-songwriter and pianist Judith Owen is a force of nature. She has released numerous albums and received praise from newspapers such as “The Times” ”The Independant” in England, ”The Wall Street Journal” in the US, Le Figaro in France, El Pais i...

  • Judith Owen - Live in Stockholm - Part 1

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    Born in London and now living in New Orleans, singer-songwriter and pianist Judith Owen is a force of nature. She has released numerous albums and received praise from newspapers such as “The Times” ”The Independant” in England, ”The Wall Street Journal” in the US, Le Figaro in France, El Pais i...

  • Bohuslän Big Band - Part 2

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    Bohuslän Big Band is a fully professional big band and is an important part of Vara Konserthus since 2004. Bohuslän Big Band is financed by the Västra Götaland region and the mission is to develop and spread the big band music to the region's inhabitants, as well as nationally and internationally...

  • Bohuslän Big Band - Part 1

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    Bohuslän Big Band is a fully professional big band and is an important part of Vara Konserthus since 2004. Bohuslän Big Band is financed by the Västra Götaland region and the mission is to develop and spread the big band music to the region's inhabitants, as well as nationally and internationally...

  • Bjarke Falgren & Filip Jers Quintet - Part 2

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    Denmark and Sweden in a masterful and musical unity. Christmas music is best suited for Christmas of course, but the skills of these brilliant musicians can be enjoyable at any time.

    With new, exciting and breathtaking arrangements, we get a new view of the classic Christmas songs and its swin...

  • Bjarke Falgren & Filip Jers Quintet - Part 1

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    Denmark and Sweden in a masterful and musical unity. Christmas music is best suited for Christmas of course, but the skills of these brilliant musicians can be enjoyable at any time.

    With new, exciting and breathtaking arrangements, we get a new view of the classic Christmas songs and its swin...

  • LaGaylia Soul Unit Nefertiti 2018 - Part 2

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    From Miami to Sweden, from Rhapsody in Rock to Håkan Hellström, LaGaylia has stunned audiences across the board in the States, but to our delight also here in Sweden.

    On TV, she has had a great impact as a colorful jury member on TV4's "Talang" during two seasons and LaGaylia is up for a new s...

  • LaGaylia Soul Unit Nefertiti 2018 - Part 1

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    From Miami to Sweden, from Rhapsody in Rock to Håkan Hellström, LaGaylia has stunned audiences across the board in the States, but to our delight also here in Sweden.

    On TV, she has had a great impact as a colorful jury member on TV4's "Talang" during two seasons and LaGaylia is up for a new s...

  • Anna-Lotta's Christmas 2018

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    - "Without a Christmas tour, there will be no real Christmas". So it's still, says Anna-Lotta Larsson, who makes her 25th Christmas tour through Sweden this year. Together with local choirs and 1200 choir singers, from Piteå in the north to Halmstad in the south, tradition as well as new songs is...

  • Bengan Janson, Linda Pettersson and Lars Ericsson - Part 2

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    A fantastic concert with Bengan Janson, Linda Pettersson and Lars Ericsson. An evening of variation. It will be jazz, bossa, limericks, Swe-Danes, humor, accordion, bass, guitar and whistles. All this done with a virtuoso's skill! Welcome to JANO - Jazz Club Nordost.

    Bengan Janson - accordion ...

  • Bengan Janson, Linda Pettersson and Lars Ericsson - Part 1

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    A fantastic concert with Bengan Janson, Linda Pettersson and Lars Ericsson. An evening of variation. It will be jazz, bossa, limericks, Swe-Danes, humor, accordion, bass, guitar and whistles. All this done with a virtuoso's skill! Welcome to JANO - Jazz Club Nordost.

    Bengan Janson - accordion ...

  • Groove Company - Part 2

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    Groove Company was formed a few years back. On trombone we meet Lisa Bodelius who among other bands played with Bohuslän Big Band and at present is part of the band “Fröken Elvis” (Ms Elvis). She has received both the Alice Bab and Monica Zetterlund scholarships for her excellent music skills.

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  • Groove Company - Part 1

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    Groove Company was formed a few years back. On trombone we meet Lisa Bodelius who among other bands played with Bohuslän Big Band and at present is part of the band “Fröken Elvis” (Ms Elvis). She has received both the Alice Bab and Monica Zetterlund scholarships for her excellent music skills.

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  • Margareta Bengtson & Mathias Algotsson - Part 2

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    An evening at Jazz Club Nordost - JANO

    Margareta Bengtson, former member of The Real Group, is together with three very talented musicians. Margareta with her amazing voice and the gentlemen with their instruments, all first-class virtuosos.

    The repertoire is a mix of their own composition...

  • Margareta Bengtson & Mathias Algotsson - Part 1

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    An evening at Jazz Club Nordost - JANO

    Margareta Bengtson, former member of The Real Group, is together with three very talented musicians. Margareta with her amazing voice and the gentlemen with their instruments, all first-class virtuosos.

    The repertoire is a mix of their own composition...

  • Jazz in July - Part 2

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    In a fantastic city, Stockholm, a beautiful summer evening with a temperature close to 30 degrees, the audience was presented this amazing program: Jazz in July with Peter Asplund & Isabella Lundgren.

    Peter, "A fantastic musician who always plays straight from the heart" and Isabella Lundgren ...

  • Jazz in July - Part 1

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    In a fantastic city, Stockholm, a beautiful summer evening with a temperature close to 30 degrees, the audience was presented this amazing program: Jazz in July with Peter Asplund & Isabella Lundgren.

    Peter, "A fantastic musician who always plays straight from the heart" and Isabella Lundgren ...

  • Sandviken Big Band & Andreas Weise - Part 2

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    Andreas Weise started singing at the age of six and was inspired early by great greats such as Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Sammy Davis Jr. and Donny Hathaway. At the age of ten, he also began writing poetry and that interest soon changed to songwriting.

    Sandviken Big Band has been a band sin...

  • Sandviken Big Band & Andreas Weise - Part 1

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    Andreas Weise started singing at the age of six and was inspired early by great greats such as Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Sammy Davis Jr. and Donny Hathaway. At the age of ten, he also began writing poetry and that interest soon changed to songwriting.

    Sandviken Big Band has been a band sin...

  • Karl Olandersson Quartet - Part 2

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    Performing tonight is one of Sweden's greatest jazz trumpeter, Karl Olandersson, in company with his high-class music friends Magnus Hjort on piano, Martin Sjöstedt on bass and Daniel Fredriksson on drums. Together they create a wonderful musical show in a variety of captivating jazz-styles. Clas...

  • Karl Olandersson Quartet - Part 1

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    Performing tonight is one of Sweden's greatest jazz trumpeter, Karl Olandersson, in company with his high-class music friends Magnus Hjort on piano, Martin Sjöstedt on bass and Daniel Fredriksson on drums. Together they create a wonderful musical show in a variety of captivating jazz-styles. Clas...

  • Scott Hamilton:Jan Lundgren Quartet - Part 2

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    Scott Hamilton is a favorite of the jazz audience in Västerås, here he is with three of his best Scandinavian jazz friends: Jan Lundgren piano, Hans Backenroth bass and Kristian Leth drums. The evening covers the entire width of jazz music from past to present. All done with a ease and fun that g...

  • Scott Hamilton:Jan Lundgren Quartet - Part 1

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    Scott Hamilton is a favorite of the jazz audience in Västerås, here he is with three of his best Scandinavian jazz friends: Jan Lundgren piano, Hans Backenroth bass and Kristian Leth drums. The evening covers the entire width of jazz music from past to present. All done with a ease and fun that g...

  • Andreas Hellkvist Trio - Part 2

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    This trio is both new and old. Andreas Hellkvist, Samuel Hällkvist and Daniel Olsson have a long relationship and the group was revived after Andrea’s solo album "Finally!".

    Andreas and Samuel both grew up near Borlänge and got to know each other at the local jazz club. They started a trio and...

  • Andreas Hellkvist Trio - Part 1

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    This trio is both new and old. Andreas Hellkvist, Samuel Hällkvist and Daniel Olsson have a long relationship and the group was revived after Andrea’s solo album "Finally!".

    Andreas and Samuel both grew up near Borlänge and got to know each other at the local jazz club. They started a trio and...

  • Palle and his friends in Dölerud Johansson Quintet - Part 2

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    In this group, five musicians are gathered whose paths has crossed in a number of different constellations over the years.

    Palle Danielsson - bass
    One of our internationally renowned musicians and a real legend! From the career start in Stockholm in the early 60's, Palle has played with many ...

  • Palle and his friends in Dölerud Johansson Quintet - Part 1

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    In this group, five musicians are gathered whose paths has crossed in a number of different constellations over the years.

    Palle Danielsson - bass
    One of our internationally renowned musicians and a real legend! From the career start in Stockholm in the early 60's, Palle has played with many ...

  • Agnas Bros.

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    The four brothers Konrad, Kasper, Mauritz and Max Agnas started the group 13 years ago in the basement of their parents home. Over the years, they have had time to develop their very own music based on an almost telepathic approach to interaction, improvisation and composition. With two previous ...

  • New Things, New Tunes

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    Ekdahl Bagge Big Band from Stockholm, was formed by Per Ekdahl and Carl Bagge. The idea came from a common interest in big band as an ensemble form and a common desire to compose new music for that form. The band started in autumn 2014 and gave its first concert at the Scala theatre in Stockholm....

  • A tribute to Lars Gullin 90 years

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    Jan Allan, Bernt Rosengren & RilkesEnsemblen under the leadership of Gunnar Eriksson. Hans Backenroth on bass is leading the band with, Leo Lindberg - piano and Jocke Ekberg - drums. Presenter and singer is Svante Thuresson.

    Jan Allan is one of our most internationally acclaimed jazz soloists...

  • Skansen Blå Måndag - Hasse & Tage Goes Jazz

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    Welcome to another concert from Skansen's Blue Monday 2018. Today we celebrate Hasse Alfredson & Tage Danielsson, two legends in Swedish entertainment. Together they wrote, directed, produced and participated in comedies and films from the late 1950s to Tage Danielsson's death in 1985. They wrote...

  • Different Musical Meetings, Skansen 2018

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    Svante Thuresson is hosting Blue Monday at Solliden during the summer. Svante is a very well known singer in Sweden. Svante first started as a drummer but soon became one of our greatest singers and was also a member of Gals & Pals from 1963. Svante has worked with Hasse & Tage, Powel Ramel, the ...

  • Klas Toresson with Daniel Svensson Trio - Part 2

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    Klas Toresson with Daniel Svensson trio is a new Swedish jazz group consisting of four musicians from Stockholm. Together they interpret songs from the swing and bebop repertoire.

    Klas Toresson, saxophone, has his own quartet and trio but he also plays with bands like Glenn Miller Orchestra, L...

  • Klas Toresson with Daniel Svensson Trio - Part 1

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    Klas Toresson with Daniel Svensson trio is a new Swedish jazz group consisting of four musicians from Stockholm. Together they interpret songs from the swing and bebop repertoire.

    Klas Toresson, saxophone, has his own quartet and trio but he also plays with bands like Glenn Miller Orchestra, L...

  • Sweet Jazz Trio - Part 2

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    Sweet Jazz Trio plays timeless, melodious and fine-tuned chamber jazz - Sweden's most “soft-swinging” chamber trio! (Orkesterjournalen).

    The band started in 1992 and has been touring Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Vietnam and Japan. No other Scandinavian jazz group has been so successful in...

  • Sweet Jazz Trio - Part 1

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    Sweet Jazz Trio plays timeless, melodious and fine-tuned chamber jazz - Sweden's most “soft-swinging” chamber trio! (Orkesterjournalen).

    The band started in 1992 and has been touring Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Vietnam and Japan. No other Scandinavian jazz group has been so successful in...

  • Swedish Swing Society - Part 2

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    Inspired by Benny Goodman's famous 1935's trio with Teddy Wilson on the piano and Gene Krupa on drums Ove Lind and Lars Erstrand formed “Swedish Swing Society”.

    Ulf Johansson Werre took over the piano from Bengt Hallberg and later Björn Sjödin replaced Ronnie Gardiner at the drums. After Ove L...

  • Swedish Swing Society - Part 1

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    Inspired by Benny Goodman's famous 1935's trio with Teddy Wilson on the piano and Gene Krupa on drums Ove Lind and Lars Erstrand formed “Swedish Swing Society”.

    Ulf Johansson Werre took over the piano from Bengt Hallberg and later Björn Sjödin replaced Ronnie Gardiner at the drums. After Ove L...

  • Svante Thuresson & Claes Crona Trio - Part 2

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    Svante Thuresson, a legend on the Swedish music stages. Here along with Claes Crona, Christian Spering and John Löfcrantz Ramsay.

    Svante started as a drummer and became a member of the vocal group Gals & Pals in 1963. He has performed with many equally famous national and international colleag...

  • Svante Thuresson & Claes Crona Trio - Part 1

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    Svante Thuresson, a legend on the Swedish music stages. Here along with Claes Crona, Christian Spering and John Löfcrantz Ramsay.

    Svante started as a drummer and became a member of the vocal group Gals & Pals in 1963. He has performed with many equally famous national and international colleag...

  • Rigmor Gustafsson

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    Rigmor Gustafsson is one of Sweden's premier jazz singers. Three of her albums have sold gold, she did get a “Grammis” for best Swedish jazz album and was awarded the Jazz Prize of the Royal Academy of Music. In January 2015 she was awarded the royal medalist Litteris an Artibus and since autumn ...

  • Erik Söderlind Trio - Part 2

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    Guitarist and composer Erik Söderlind represents a new generation of young Swedish jazz musicians. He has studied at the Royal College of Music, and in 2010 Erik received Alice Bab's Jazz grant and in 2015 he became the winner of the year of the Guitar People Prize.

    He regularly tours in Swede...

  • Erik Söderlind Trio - Part 1

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    Guitarist and composer Erik Söderlind represents a new generation of young Swedish jazz musicians. He has studied at the Royal College of Music, and in 2010 Erik received Alice Bab's Jazz grant and in 2015 he became the winner of the year of the Guitar People Prize.

    He regularly tours in Swede...

  • Hans Backenroth & Friends - Part 2

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    Hans is a Swedish master of the bass, and has with this group taken great inspiration from Red Mitchell's Communication, a group that appeared in the 70's and played a wonderful mix of well-chosen standards and original music. A music that is melodic and always swinging!

    On this recording, mu...

  • Hans Backenroth & Friends - Part 1

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    Hans is a Swedish master of the bass, and has with this group taken great inspiration from Red Mitchell's Communication, a group that appeared in the 70's and played a wonderful mix of well-chosen standards and original music. A music that is melodic and always swinging!

    On this recording, mu...

  • Sisters of Jazz - Part 2

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    Sisters of Jazz, female musicians from Sweden and Denmark, have been playing together since 2014 and this is their tribute concert "It's All About the Ladies" - a graceful reminder of the underestimated women of jazz.

    The singer Anna Pauline Andersson was asked to put together a band consistin...

  • Sisters of Jazz - Part 1

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    Sisters of Jazz, female musicians from Sweden and Denmark, have been playing together since 2014 and this is their tribute concert "It's All About the Ladies" - a graceful reminder of the underestimated women of jazz.

    The singer Anna Pauline Andersson was asked to put together a band consistin...

  • Organ jazz with Monica Dominique - Part 2

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    Pianist and composer Monica Dominique's music career extends over five decades. She has been awarded ”Guldkatten” for her efforts for Swedish jazz, the prize being voted by an audience. Here we hear her playing on her Hammond organ with bassist Rigmor Bådal and drummer Justina Lakin. The jazz tri...

  • Organ jazz with Monica Dominique - Part 1

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    Pianist and composer Monica Dominique's music career extends over five decades. She has been awarded ”Guldkatten” for her efforts for Swedish jazz, the prize being voted by an audience. Here we hear her playing on her Hammond organ with bassist Rigmor Bådal and drummer Justina Lakin. The jazz tri...

  • Thorbjørn Risager & The Black Tornado - Part 2

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    The Danish ”Bluesrocksoul” musicians from Copenhagen have been touring together as a band for 12 years. They have won two Danish Awards and the prestigious ”Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik” and the European Blues Award 2017 as the best band! They perform almost exclusively with own writte...