Swing & Bebop

  • 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...

  • Top Three - Hacke Björksten, Ulf Johansson Werre & Hans Backenroth

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    Three experienced veterans of jazz play a strong, catchy swing full of imaginative twists and turns. They released a cd in 2015 which received radiant reviews. Recorded in Skärholmens church during the Stockholm Jazz Festival, 2017.

    Hacke Björksten - saxophone
    Uffe Johansson Werre - piano
    H...

  • 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...

  • Stockholm Swing All Stars - In the spirit of Duke Ellington

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    Duke Ellington renewed and worked his repertoire all the time, like the parade numbers "Take the A-Train" and "It Don’t Mean a Thing If It ain’t Got That Swing".

    Stockholm Swing All Stars furthers his legacy. Swiftly, cleverly and inevitably, they show that there are continually new approache...

  • 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...

  • Sinne Eeg Crescendo 2018 - Part 2

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    Danish singer Sinne Eeg is one of the most talanted female singers on the Scandinavian jazz scene. With five albums, she has established herself as a Danish jazz singer with great international potential.

    Sinne Eeg has been influenced by Nancy Wilson, Betty Carter and Sarah Vaughan. She has a ...

  • Sinne Eeg Crescendo 2018 - Part 1

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    Danish singer Sinne Eeg is one of the most talanted female singers on the Scandinavian jazz scene. With five albums, she has established herself as a Danish jazz singer with great international potential.

    Sinne Eeg has been influenced by Nancy Wilson, Betty Carter and Sarah Vaughan. She has a ...

  • Peter Asplund Aspiration with Isabella Lundgren - part 2

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    The concert offers a mix of songs from "The American song book" as well as newly written music, jazz songs and some entertaining monologues.

    Peter is a great trumpet player and singer but he is also the band leader of his trio "Peter Asplund Aspiration" with Hans Andersson on bass and Johan L...

  • Peter Asplund Aspiration with Isabella Lundgren - part 1

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    The concert offers a mix of songs from "The American song book" as well as newly written music, jazz songs and some entertaining monologues.

    Peter is a great trumpet player and singer but he is also the band leader of his trio "Peter Asplund Aspiration" with Hans Andersson on bass and Johan L...

  • Najponk Scandinavian Trio

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    A jazz evening at the Glenn Miller Café in Stockholm with Czech jazz pianist Najponk from Prague. Najponk and his fellow Swedish musicians play swing and the blues directly from the roots of classical jazz. Special guest: Bernt Rosengren. Recorded at the Glenn Miller Café, Stockholm, 2017.

    B...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Fathers & Sons

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    Two fathers accompanied by their sons play together in a band founded in the spring of 2016. They have the energy and swing combined with experience as well as a youthful curiosity! Recorded at Folkkulturcentrum during the Stockholm Jazz Festival, 2017.

    Ulf Johansson Werre - piano / trombone ...

  • 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...