The Copenhagen based trumpeter Jakob Sørensen released the renowned debut album Bagland in 2015 and the follow up NOMAD back in 2016 with his own quintet playing his own compositions which really sat course for his future sound and career. In 2019 the third album Cirkel was released. Jakob’s work as a composer has been performed from duos to Big Band’s. Jakob has been touring all over Europe and with his own group in Sweden, Germany and Denmark. His style of playing has been compared to the playing of the ECM artist Nils Petter Molvær.
New Danish Jazz Artist 2017, DPA
Nominated for the New Danish Jazz Act 2015
Jazz Musician of the year 2015 in Nother Jutland
The Musician of The Year 2011, Sæby Jazz Festival
2. price at Young Artist Award,Burghausen with the trio Elliott
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"Fantastic sound og his performances of especially the ballads was
"Bagland is a strong debut from a composer and trumpeter who has
already found his own sound and knows what he wants"
"Apart from mastering his instrument he is able to communicate the
music so it reaches the audience"
Willing to teach
Intermediate to advanced