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Carsten Dahl / Mads Vinding / Alex Riel: In Our Own Sweet Way

Read "In Our Own Sweet Way" reviewed by Chris Mosey

After Paris, Copenhagen was the European refuge for American jazz musicians fleeing racial and sometimes political oppression in their homeland in the postwar years. Ben Webster is buried there (in the same cemetery as Søren Kierkegaard), Dexter Gordon and Johnny Griffin locked horns there. Such greats created a solid local scene, which continues to produce some ...