Jessica Nicholas:

Nordic soul

Geir Sundstoel 4by3
Page added Apr 21, 2017 Updated May 15, 2017

This week's show is brimming with Scandinavian sounds, including recent releases from Norway & Denmark along with a rare vintage recording.

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Norway's Geir Sundstol (pictured) paints atmospheric soundscapes on a fascinating array of instruments; there's a jazz-meets-folk tribute featuring artists from various Nordic countries; and Danish pianist Thomas Clausen pops up on two different albums: a new duo recording and a newly-rediscovered session from 1980 featuring the great Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen.

Presenter: Jessica Nicholas
Image: Geir Sundstol's Website
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May 11, 2017. 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Artist Biography


Thomas Clausen (born in 1949) is a Danish jazz pianist. He has recorded with many leading Scandinavian jazz musicians, and with Bob Brookmeyer, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Miles Davis, Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin, Jackie McLean, and Ben Webster.

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