Results for "Henrik Jensen"
Qualia is the beautiful debut album from London-based Danish bass player/composer Henrik Jensen and his group Followed By Thirteen. Dedicated to his mother who was incredibly superstitious ¬– Qualia (a philosophical term meaning an unfamiliar word for something that could not be more familiar to each of us – is a collection of melodic, swinging compositions written specifically for this group of musicians for whom Henrik has a real affinity and affection for; and what a band they are! American trumpeter Andre Canniere is a rising star on the European jazz scene. As well as playing with such luminaries as Maria Schneider, Bjorkestra, Ted Poor, Ingrid Jensen, Donny McCaslin and Darcy James Argue Canniere’s debut album from 2012 was hailed as “beautifully balanced” and “exhilarating” in its five star review by The Guardian
By Andy Hague
Label: Ooh-Err Records
Track listing: 01 You Go To My Head: 02 A Reckless Majority: 03 In Love In Vain: 04 Release: 05 This Is The Moment: 06 Blue Swinga: 07 River Man: 08 Easing Restrictions: 09 Like Someone In Love: 10 United: 11 Angst: 12 Damon Blues
by Chris May
English musicians pay a price for living outside Londonthe country is too small to support more than one major metropolitan music hub, even in the digital age. The old adage out of sight, out of mind still applies. Trumpeter and record label director Matthew Halsall's Manchester-based Gondwana operation, and the vibrant spiritual jazz scene which is ...
by Phil Barnes
What does it mean to be 'Followed by Thirteen'? It immediately conjures pictures of some cold war spy thriller--Orson Welles in Greene's The Third Man," Matt Damon in the Bourne films maybe, as the protagonist is followed by shadowy agents through decaying European cities in defence of unspecified freedoms. Good though it is, it seems unlikely ...