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Markus Pesonen

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: June 23, 1984    

Markus Pesonen

Markus Pesonen (b.1984) is a Finnish guitarist, composer and sound artist who spends his time both in Copenhagen and Berlin. Markus started his musical journey with improvisation and composition working both with popular and classical music in Kuopio, Finland. After his studies in Helsinki, he moved to Copenhagen, Denmark, in 2006 where he completed his master’s degree in music performance at the city’s Rhythmic Music Conservatory in 2010.

Markus is involved in many different constellations ranging from solo guitar and electronics to he’s 11-piece ensemble Markus Pesonen Hendectet, while actively writing music for film and improvising with dancers and performance artists...
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Featured recording “Markus Pesonen Hendectet - Hum”

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Markus Pesonen Hendectet - Hum

Unit Records (2010)

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★★★★★ (5/5) “Out of nowhere comes one of the highlights of the jazz year: a colorful, intense, and fearless album that showcases the extraordinary visionary composer and orchestra leader. Who the heck is this Pesonen?” Pentti Ronkanen, Keskisuomalainen (FI)

★★★★★ (5/5) “One of the most exciting and definitely the best albums of this year (…) Like poetry.” Jani Ekblom, Desibeli (FI)

“Absolutely thrilled with this album. Highly Recommended.” Dave Sumner, 17 Dots

“Hum deserves attention first and foremost for its musical virtues: works composed for the eleven person Hendectet-collective are bold and rowdy, while also being relaxed; permeated by a strong visions of their own.” Harri Uusitorppa, Helsingin Sanomat (FI)

“This album was a very positive surprise...

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