The pianist, composer & band-leader Jacob Anderskov is mostly known from
his own bands ANDERSKOV ACCIDENT, JACOB ANDERSKOV TRIO, AIRTO
MOREIRA - JACOB ANDERSKOV DUO, JACOB ANDERSKOV SOLO, JACOB
ANDERSKOV PA DANSK ("in Danish"), AN AUF & DOCTOR STRUCTURE.
Since his two simultaneous debut CDs from 2001, he has released 13 CD's as
a bandleader, received an Art Council awarding of the CD Jacob Anderskov
Trio's "even worse", the "Govenment Art Foundation 3 year working grant" in
2004, and 5 Danish Jazz Music Awards (2 as a leader). He is presently elected
as one of three "spearhead" acts of the "Danish International Jazz Launch", a
cooperative Music Export project between a number of the major Music
institutions in Denmark.
His music has been described as "ancient nordic fairytale flower that slowly
opens up and takes new colours, while you are at first gaping and amazed,
later moved by its richness and satisfying beauty." (Peter Rahbek, Jazz Special,
As a bandleader Anderskov has performed in most European countries & in
USA & Canada