Karin Krog with John Surman & The Valhallas

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Bærum Kulturhus

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Bærum Jazz Festival

Karin Krog is perhaps Norway's leading jazz singer and certainly its most idiomatic. She is a unique song artist with a great international reputation possessing her own recognizable style and voice. Her constant creative approach towards contemporary jazz has never been bound by tradition, even though her music bears a deep respect for its forms. Karin is equally at home with jazz standards, blues or electronic experimental techniques.

For the live performance at the Bærum Jazzfestival, Krog teams up with her life companion: saxophonist John Surman and his new quartet, the Valhallas.

Born in Tavistock, Devon in 1944, composer/multi-instrumentalist John Surman is one of the key figures in a generation of European musicians who have crucially expanded the international horizons of jazz during the past thirty years or so. Long acknowledged as an improviser of world class, Surman has also composed a body of work which extends far beyond the normal range of the jazz repertoire.

 

Price: 0 - 485
Duration: 1 t, 30 min m/pause

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Bærum Kulturhus
Claude Monets allé 27
1338 Sandvika

Karin Krog with John Surman & The Valhallas
16. SEPTEMBER kl 19.00
0 - 485 Kr