Jakob Bro

The young guitarist Jakob Bro has not only made an impression on the Danish jazz scene; as part of the group led by legendary drummer Paul Motian, Bro also performs with many top American musicians. These can be heard on the Motian Group's album Garden of Eden (ECM 2006), where Bro enters a musical soundscape whose intense and atmospheric expression he has carried over into his own music.

“Motian's way of writing and playing music has been a great source of inspiration to me. His melodies and harmonies are fantastically strong, which makes it easy to open up the sound without losing the actual core of the individual compositions.”

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Albums

Hymnotic/Salmodisk
Hymnotic/Salmodisk
Loveland Records
2015
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Gefion
Gefion
ECM Records
2015
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December Song
December Song
Loveland Records
2013
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BRO/KNAK
BRO/KNAK
Loveland Records
2012
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Time
Time
Loveland Records
2011
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Balladeering
Balladeering
Loveland Records
2009
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