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Bobo Stenson

Bo Gustav Stenson (mostly known as Bobo Stenson, born in 1944) is a Swedish piano player and jazz musician. Stenson was noted as early as 1963, when he stepped up from the local scene in Västerås to start playing frequently in Stockholm, where he accompanied a long line of visiting American players including Sonny Rollins, Stan Getz and Gary Burton. He also worked closely with Don Cherry from the beginning of the trumpeter's residency in Scandinavia.

The 70's was an intensive period for Bobo Stenson, playing in many constellations, amongst them the long-standing band Rena Rama with Palle Danielsson and a very popular trio with Arild Andersen and Jon Christensen, later also with Jan Garbarek

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Indicum
Indicum
ECM Records
2012
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Cantando
Cantando
ECM Records
2008
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Goodbye
Goodbye
ECM Records
2006
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Goodbye
Goodbye
ECM Records
2005
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Bobo Stenson/Lennart...
MGM Records
2003
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Rarum: Selected Recordings of Bobo Stenson
Rarum: Selected...
ECM Records
2002
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