Camilla Dayyani Group (DK/PL/SE)
This recently-formed band plays Camilla Dayyani's compositions. The music is rooted in modern jazz, and the vocals with relevant lyrics clearly shine through.
The mood of the moment takes centre stage as the four musicians approach the music with open minds and ears, ready to follow with whatever comes up.
Camilla Dayyani's three fellow musicians are first-rate and are all award-winning composers. Therefore, she can openly compose for the band so that the written leaves room for improvised accompaniment and free parts.
Young Artur Tuznik from Poland is a piano equilibrist, beautifully juggling harmonies. Fredrik Lundin is capable of balancing edgy and crooked with elegant and melodic in his style.
Swedish Thommy Andersson, who among other things played with Pierre Dørge's New Jungle Orchestra, has a quiet and present style with beautiful melodic inputs completing the picture. Camilla Dayyani is a singer who can draw the audience's attention to the lyrical universe with her warm and effortless vocal abilities,
Read more about the programme for Ridehuset Swinger 2019 - Cuban Big Band Nights at www.aarhusjazzorchestra.dk.
Camilla Dayyani (voc), Fredrik Lundin (sax), Artur Tuznik (p), Thommy Andersson (b)