24-year old pianist August Rosenbaum is an active contributor to the progressive Danish jazz scene. In 2010 he won a Danish Grammy for his debut Beholder and was named '#1 New Danish Jazz Act'. Oct 2011 marks the release of a new trio record titled Live LP.
AR has worked with artists such as Quadron, Robin Hannibal, Jesper Just, Jakob Bro, Thomas Morgan and renowned composer Else-Marie Pade
Jacob Gade Foundation Grand Prize (2004)
Wilhelm Hansen Foundation (2008)
Thanks To Scandinavia (in Memory of Sanna & Victor Borge)
Leonie Sonning Talent Award (2011)
Danish Arts Agency Grant (2011)
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#1 New Danish Jazz Act Danish Music Awards, 2010
“This is a very strong recording ... Beholder is filled with
passionate minimalism, haiku. The songs seem to form and
then reform simultaneously.” Jason Moran
“With elegant sound and meticulously crafted songs, August
Rosenbaum creates a remarkable debut record.”
Rosenbaum reacts with a stoical procession, absorbing all
forms of music as if he were a black hole in space.