Lars Danielsson

Tarantella - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9477-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 94772 7
  • German Release: 27/02/2009
  • Genre: Swedish Jazz

„Kompositionen, die melodietrunken, traumverloren, sehnsuchtsvoll, schwerelos tänzelnd und furchtlos schön sind.“ JAZZTHING

Only digitally available

Over the past few years Swedish bassist, cellist, composer, and arranger Lars Danielsson has matured into one of the most important voices in European jazz. He has played alongside such international stars as Michael Brecker and Randy Brecker, John Scofield, and Charles Lloyd, led his own quartet, worked as musical producer for Caecilie Norby, Viktoria Tolstoy and the Danish Radio Orchestra, and, most importantly, recorded three CDs under his own name for ACT. These recordings reveal Danielsson’s unmistakeable originality, his music’s amazing openness, and his wide-ranging creativity. On his ACT debut Libera Me (ACTSACD 9800-2) Danielsson proved to be a master of orchestral jazz; on the follow-up Mélange Bleu (ACT 9604-2) he surprised his audience with a modern, scrupulously applied electronic framework for his expansive, richly textur...

line up

Lars Danielsson - double bass, cello, bass violin
Leszek Mozdzer - piano, celesta, harpsichord
Mathias Eick - trumpet
John Parricelli - guitar
Eric Harland - drums, percussion

Recording Information

Recorded by Lars Nilsson at Nilento Studio, Gothenburg, Sweden, April, August and October 2008
Additional recordings by Ake Linton and Simon Danielsson at Tia Dia Studio, Mölnlycke, Sweden
Mixed and mastered by Lars Nilsson at Nilento Studio, Gothenburg, Sweden, October 2008
Produced by Lars Danielsson
Executive Producer: Siegfried Loch