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8 top Danish Jazz groups

For the second time, this September 2017 Danish Jazz Festival, Sounds Of Denmark, will be hosted at the prestigious PizzaExpress Jazz Club in Soho presenting 8 top Danish jazz groups.

Sounds of Denmark is a cooperation between JazzDanmark, PizzaExpress Jazz Club and Sue Edwards Management with support from the Danish Embassy in London and Augustinus Fonden.

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The Firebirds

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Wednesday 13 th September Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

The Firebirds is a trio named after Igor Stravinsky's 'Firebird', and consists of three of Denmark’s most interesting improvisers who interpret music by iconic composers such...

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Makiko Hirabayashi Trio

featuring Marilyn Mazur

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£18.00

Thursday 14 th September Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

MAKIKO HIRABAYASHI is a Japanese pianist/composer, based in Copenhagen, Denmark since 1990. Since the release of her first trio album in 2006, Makiko has received wide critical...

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Kutimangoes

from £15.00

Fri 15 th Sep - Sat 16 th Sep

Formed in 2012, Danish 6-piece The KutiMangoes took West African music and fused it with their own backgrounds - influenced by the music of Fela Kuti, Charles Mingus and Ornette...

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Kalaha

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Friday 15 th September Show Time 10:30pm / Doors Open 10:00pm

Inspired in equal parts by West African music, electronic rave music and jazz improvisation, Kalaha’s music induces acute dance tendencies as well as food for thought! ...

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Jacob Anderskov’s Resonance

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Saturday 16 th September Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Jacob Anderskov has been widely hailed as “a dazzling new force in European jazz” (Jazzwise), and his Resonance project moves effortlessly around the areas between...

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Mads Mathias

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

from £15.00

Saturday 16 th September

Described by Danish daily broadsheet Politiken as “Denmark’s leading male jazz vocalist, on the verge of an international breakthrough” and by Gaffa as...

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Søren Bebe Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Sunday 17 th September Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Danish pianist, composer and bandleader Søren Bebe makes a welcome return to London after his debut performance at the EFG London Jazz Festival in 2016, described by the...

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Snorre Kirk Quintet

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Sunday 17 th September Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Boasting two award-winning albums and major international performances, including the North Sea and Pori Jazz Festivals, this post-swing outfit is truly a band on the...