Lars Winther (b. 1983) is an increasingly more significant caracter on the Danish music- scene. Despite his young age, Lars has already drawn attention as a pianist, trio-leader, composer, producer og arranger. On the jazzscene, with Lars Winther Trio he has released two records (LIVE_2005 (2005) & NORDIC BY NATURE (2007), toured massively and have been selected to the Danish Jazz Agency's “Young Jazz” competition twice. Furthermore Lars has arrangered and composed for BigBand for a.m.o. MI22 (University of Copenhagen BigBand), Almost Arrangers and his own, upcoming BigBand- project. Lars works closely with singer-songwriter Matilde Kühl with whom he produces, arranges and co- writes Matildes own songs resulting in a cd-debut in 2008. Furthermore, Lars has a BA i Musicology from the University of Copenhagen with focus on arrangement and analysis.