The Competition: Young Nordic Jazz Comets, Sat 10.9. Fasching Stockholm
JazzDanmark | Festivals & Clubs news | 2011-09-08
Welcome to enjoy the Next Wave of Nordic Jazz
Young Nordic Jazz Comets, Sat 10.9.2011 at Fasching Stockholm
the Nordic musical competition for young jazz bands and musicians of 26 years of age and below, is now held for the 11th time.
This year, the Svensk Jazz is proud to host the competition in Stockholm, at the Jazzclub Fasching.
All in all seven bands from the Nordic countries are set to perform
– a selection which can justly be considered an extensive peek into the young and upcoming Nordic scene contemporary jazz.
Young Nordic Jazz Comets - Nordic Final 2011
Fasching (Kungsgatan 63, Stockholm) - www.fasching.se
Sverige - Johan Christoffersson Trio
Johan Christoffersson (saxophone), Petter Olofsson (bass), Konrad Agnas (drums)
Norge - HannaPaulsberg Concept
Hanna Paulsberg (saxophone), Oscar Grönberg (piano), Trygve Waldemar Fiske (bass), Hans Hulbækmo (drums).
Island - Skver
Helgi Runar Heidarsson (saxophone), Steinar Gudjonsson (guitar), Leifur Gunnarsson (bass), Höskuldur Eiriksson (drums)
Färöarna BENDAR SPÓNIR
Jón McGavin (guitar), Jóhannes J. Müller (guitar), Mattias D. Kapnas (keyboards), Kriss F. D. Poulsen (bass), Per I. H. Petersen (drums)
Finland - MOPO
Linda Fredriksson ( sax, jingles), Eero Tikkanen (double bass, referee whistle), Eeti Nieminen (drums, glockenspiel, flute)
Danmark - Interfoam
Mikkel Grevsen (Trumpet), Mads Lund Egetoft (Tenor Sax), Kristoffer Tophøj (Drums), Rune Jakobson (Electric Bass / Tuba)