saxophonist & composer
Born in Copenhagen, Denmark on April 13th
Starts playing alto-saxophone, later also tenor and soprano
Member of ”Strange Brothers” with Peter Danstrup , Ole Rømer and John Tchicai.
Receives the annual Ben Webster Price and creates his own quartet "Spacetrain”
Ben Besiakov, Jesper Lundgaard and Alex Riel.
Plays in many different groups with among others: Jan Kaspersen, Pierre Doerge,
Marilyn Mazur, Atilla Engin, Okay Temiz, Mozar Terra, Chuim, Jesper Zeuthen,the
Joins the sextet of Brazilian drummer and composer Nenê, tours in Denmark and
(double-concertsl with Hermeto Pascoal e Grupo).
Moves to Paris and plays with a.o.: Denis Badault ( National Jazz
Andy Emler, Nguyên Lê, Quintet Moutin, Ramuntcho Matta, Edouard Ferlet and
own projects including musicians such as: Richard Bona, Billy Hart,Niels Lan