July 13 - 20 2024

Tough Tenors (DK) - Photo: VinDanmark

Photo: VinDanmark

Tough Tenors (DK)


Jens Klüver (a-sax), Finn Odderskov (t-sax), Esben Tjalve (p), Torben Bjørnskov, Tobias Granum

ToughTenors at Hantwerk

Tough Tenors is a tribute to the bands with two tenor saxophonists from the 50s and 60s.

Jens Klüver on tenor sax / alto sax, former leader of Klüver's Big Band for 35 years, has in recent years devoted himself to his work as a jazz musician in duo, trio, quartet formats, and also as a soloist and conductor of big bands.

Finn Odderskov on tenor sax / baritone sax has been part of the Aarhus jazz scene since the 60s. Finn has played as a soloist with bands all over Denmark and as a regular member of Arosia, Bourbon Street, Peder Pedersen's Big Band, Klüvers Big Band, and Skt. Paul's Big Band.

Esben Tjalve on piano is a graduate of the Royal Academy Of Music in London, and after 17 years in England has now settled in Aarhus, Denmark. Esben has released two CDs with his international group Red Kite  

Torben Bjørnskov is a versatile bass player who has played with foreign soloists, and Danish groups and has two releases with his compositions as part of the trio Human Being Human;

Tobias Granum on drums is a student at The Royal Academy and has played with Randers Big Band for several years.

Theyplay music by D. Ellington, D. Gordon, J. Hodges, T. Monk, L. Morgan, C. Parker, S. Rollins, M. Tyner, and J. Klüver.

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Aarhus Jazz Festival

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