July 8 - 15 2023
Bobo Moreno (DK) - Photo: Tir na NÓg

Photo: Tir na NÓg

Bobo Moreno (DK)


Bobo Moreno (voc), Mads Bærentzen (p), Peter Vuust (b), John Riddell (drm)

Crisp Jazz Vocals with Excellent Backing

Look forward to a wonderful concert with Bobo Moreno and some of the country's most talented jazz musicians.  

Singer Bob Moreno is known for his crisp jazz voice and has toured with some of Denmark's greatest artists, including Sanne Salomonsen, Bo Stief, and Chasing Dreams. He has been featured on a D-A-D album and independently released with the duo Peaches and Bobo in 1993. Furthermore, he has played with various big bands such as Tivoli Big Band and DR Big Band.  

Mads Bærentzen can be found in Aarhus Jazz Orchestra, where he is a regular on the keyboards. For many years, he has positioned himself as one of the leading jazz pianists in Denmark. Since forming his own Mads Bærentzen Trio, he has released a number of albums in collaboration with bassist Morten Ramsbøl and drummer Kristian Leth. Over the years, he has played with a large number of great jazz names such as Kurt Elling, Dianne Reeves, Cæcilie Norby, Chris Minh Doky, and many more.  

Peter Vuust is a unique combination of jazz musician and neuroscientist. He is the head of the Center For Music In the Brain and a professor at The Royal Academy of Music Aarhus / Aalborg and Aarhus University. He is known for his groovy and responsive backing and extremely melodic solo playing. As a composer and bassist, he has released seven albums and been featured on more than 100 CDs. Most recently, the album Further To Fly (2022), which was released with 5 x Vuust. Peter has also been nominated for a DMA for his CD September Song

John Riddell is a composer, arranger, and conductor, as well as one of the most sought-after drummers in Denmark. Despite his young age, Riddell has already made his mark on the Danish jazz scene with many different soloists and bands. He is the drummer of Aarhus Jazz Orchestra, which plays more than 80 concerts a year. In addition to Aarhus Jazz Orchestra, Riddell has played with many of the great Danish and international soloists, including Seamus Blake, Teitur, Kira Skov, Maria Lucia, Caroline Henderson, Cæcilie Nordby, and many more.


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86 19 19 10
Cover charge 125 DKK

Aarhus Jazz Festival

Godsbanen, Skovgaardsgade 3

DK-8000 Aarhus C