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Jan Garbarek

The Norwegian saxophon player, Jan Garbarek had an early breakthrough into the elite of modern jazz in the 60's, due to his extensive cooperation with Keith Jarrett. His name is listed next to the big names from the U.S. and is associated with the birth of an original european sound in jazz. His tone is clear, indipendent, ascetic and pure. “The north and nature, song and mystery” are what Garbarek calls his origins and these are his unrefutable heritage. If it wasn't for his strong inner connection with Norwegian folklore, he wouldn't be able to integrate Brasilian and Asiatic influences as convincingly as he does

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Albums

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Dansere
Megafon
2012
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Jan Garbarek: Dansere
Jan Garbarek: Dansere
ECM Records
2012
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Jan Garbarek / Egberto Gismonti / Charlie Haden: Magico - Carta de Amor
Jan Garbarek /...
ECM Records
2012
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Carta De Amor
Megafon
2012
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Officium Novum
Officium Novum
ECM Records
2011
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Officium Novum
Officium Novum
ECM Records
2010
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