Born: April 4, 1975 Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor
Christian Herluf Pedersen was originally born in Denmark. In 1996 he traveled to USA to attend Berklee College of Music, but after 1 year he decided to move back to Denmark to work as a musician.
In 1998 he moved to Sweden to study saxophone from Cennet Jönsson at Fridhems Folkhögskola, and then on to Stockholm where he was accepted at the Royal Music Conservatory. In 2006 he completed his studies in Stockholm (studied from Joakim Milder and Karl-Martin Almqvist among others) and has been working as a freelance musician since!
Currently Christian Herluf Pedersen is a well known member of various ensembles across many different genres and has just emerged as a band leader and composer on his debut album Christian Herluf Pedersen - Alliance.
Awards:Jacob Gades Rejselegat 1999
Christian Herluf Pedersen - Alliance
Stockholm Jazz Records
As A Side Musician
East Of The Arctic Circle
Jacob Norgren Big Band Splash
Wide Meadow Music
Emil & The Ecstatics
CeePeeWee Reords Co
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Willing to teach:
Advanced students only.