Update Klas Nevrin Follow

Klas Nevrin

No photos available

Upload them now.

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: June 2, 1972

The pianist Klas Nevrin is perhaps best well known for his work with saxophonist Fredrik Ljungkvist’s free jazz groups Yun Kan 5 and Yun Kan 10 - the latter’s CD being acclaimed one of the best releases of 2013 by Downbeat. It was also called “a masterful achievement′′ by All About Jazz. The quintet YUN KAN 5 has released two albums — Yun Kan 12345 (2004) and Badaling (2007) — and was acclaimed “Jazz Group of the Year” by the Swedish Broadcasting Corporation in 2004. The groups have toured in Canada, Norway, UK, Slovenia, Denmark, France and China, among other places.

Currently Klas works foremost with KLAS NEVRIN TRIO, which is a reunion with the drummer Ricard Österstam, adding bassplayer Vilhelm Bromander. Klas and Ricard used to play together a lot during the 1990′s in different constellations, among other the group FANCY MACHINE. In 1999 they recorded a CD that received fine reviews. Together with the violinist Katt Hernandez and reed-player Per “Texas” Johansson they also form a quintet version, as KLAS NEVRIN ENSEMBLE. The group released the CD “Live at Lederman” 28th May 2014....
read more

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about Klas Nevrin
”What a pianist! Klas Nevrin has really succeeded to assemble the best of influences, from fellow country-men like Bobo Stenson and Sten Sandell, adding Marilyn Crispell and Herbie Hancock as well as European ’contemporary tonal language’. And yet he is also a markedly original musician, with a sharp-witted accompanying style and with distinctly captivating solos. … Nevrin has an unusual improvisatory capacity.” (Bjarne Soltoft, Jazznytt, Norway)

“This is great art flowing from the stage!” (Johan Skoglund, Norrländska Socialdemokraten).

“The group opens new dimensions in these old songs that one never thought were possible to find” (Lars Grip, Orkesterjournalen).

For all the imaginal breadth and musical resource of Klas Nevrin’s unusual, intriguing quartet … it´s the spirit, or the poetics, of cool which informs much of this quietly energizing music...

read more

Primary InstrumentPiano


Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundWorkshops and courses in ensemble improvisation, ear training, piano, philosophy of improvisation, and free jazz theory.


  • BUY

    Live At Lederman

    Found You Recordings
View Discography Page

This information is provided by the musician profile administrator or discogs.com.


There are no Klas Nevrin events at Jazz Near You. Add one now.
Push your events to your social pages. Learn how here.
Rank: 30,233
Views: 432
Fans: 1
Sponsor: Nonesuch Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Reset password.

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.
Events On Demand!

Email Local Jazz Events

or search site with Google

Help improve the Klas Nevrin profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the Klas Nevrin musician profile.

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.