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Nils Petter Molvaer

Born: September 18, 1960    Primary Instrument: Trumpet

Nils Petter Molvaer

Nils Petter Molvær (NPM), Norwegian trumpet player, composer and producer, connects multiple music styles--jazz, ambient, house, electronic and break beats, as well as elements from hip hop, rock and pop music--and effortlessly melts them into convincing soundscapes of deep intensity.

Born in 1960 on the little island Sula (Norway), NPM was introduced to jazz from an early age by his musician father. After playing in school bands and local clubs he left Sula in 1979 to study music at the conservatory of Trondheim, where he developed his unique style and started to gain a reputation as one of Norway's emerging new talents...
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Nils Petter Molvær, Baboon Music (Sula, 2011)
Nils Petter Molvær, Hamada (Sula, 2009)
Nils Petter Molvær, Re-Vision (Sula, 2008)
Nils Petter Molvær, An American Compilation (Thirsty Ear, 2006)
Nils Petter Molvær, er (Sula, 2005)
Nils Petter Molvær, Remakes (Sula, 2005)
Nils Petter Molvær, Edy (Sula, 2009)
Nils Petter Molvær, Streamer (Sula, 2004)
Nils Petter Molvær, no3 (Universal, 2002)
Nils Petter Molvær, Recoloured (Universal, 2009)
Nils Petter Molvær, Solid Ether (ECM, 2000)
Nils Petter Molvær, Khmer (ECM, 1997)
Masqualero, Re-Enter (ECM, 1991)
Masqualero, Aero (ECM, 1988)
Masqualero, Band à Part (ECM, 1985)
Masqualero, Masqualero (ODIN 1983)

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