Artist: Carl Winther, Karl-Martin Almqvist
Album: A Ballad Moment
Year Of Release: 2022
Quality: FLAC (tracks)
01.I’ll Be Around (04:06)
02.Moonlight in Vermont (05:17)
03.You’ve Changed (04:49)
04.Autumn in New York (02:59)
05.Blame It on My Youth (04:58)
06.Old Folks (04:51)
07.’tis Autumn (03:45)
Carl Winther is known as one of Denmark’s best piano players. Son of the world famous composer and trumpet player, Jens Winther, he started touring at an early age. The Award Winning vituoso, has been performing with the likes of Billy Hart, Jerry Bergonzi, Bill Evans,, Daniel Humiar, Adam Nussbaum, James Genus, Till Broenner, Markus Strickland, Dick Oats, Dejan Terzic, Eliel Lazo, Moussa Diallo, Mads Vinding, Hugo Rasmussen, Mikkel Nords, Al Campos, Tomas Franck, Doug Raney, Frederik Kronkvist, and Afonso Corea, to name some. His performance is breathtaking and virtuous. He has a fluent ability to improvise He is an educated Jazz and Classic musicians, with a true love for Latin and African rhythms. His own composition are inspired by all this, and also includes the funky styles of Herbie Hancock’s 70s music and avangardistic ideas. Winther has been awarded for his precise and extravagant compositions and his amazing performance skills.
Karl-Martin Almqvist is a Swedish tenor saxophonist and composer who has released several albums with his own groups, mostly playing original material. Karl-Martin has been part of the international jazz scene since the mid nineties, touring in Europe, the US, South America, South Africa and Asia. Almqvist can also be heard in big bands like the Danish Radio Big Band and Stockholm Jazz Orchestra.