July 13 - 20 2024

Klostertorv trio + Christian Vuust (DK) (DK) - Photo: Café Smagløs

Photo: Café Smagløs

Klostertorv trio + Christian Vuust (DK) (DK)


Christian Vuust (sax), Mark Chemnitz (voc, keys), Jonathan Huber (keys), Oliver McEwan (b), Eddi Jarl (drm)

Quintet jazz Led by the Saxophone

Saxophonist and composer Christian Vuust has been active on the Scandinavian jazz scene for more than three decades and has toured Japan extensively in recent years. He has performed with the likes of Aaron Parks, Ben Street, Pablo Held, Peter Laugesen, Kazumi Ikenaga, Pauseland, Lars Jansson, and Alex Riel.

Christian is an associate professor at the Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus where he teaches saxophone and ear training. He studied at Berklee College of Music in 1990-91 with George Garzone, Herb Pomeroy, Hal Crook, Joe Viola, and Jerry Bergonzi.

With his mature and powerful playing style on the tenor saxophone, Christian has established a solid reputation on the Danish jazz scene. He is particularly known for exploring the special Nordic tone having recorded 10 albums as a bandleader and participated on more than 80 as a sideman over the years.

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